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Energy Saving in HetNet Network Using eNB Parameters Tuning

  • Narjes LassouedEmail author
  • Noureddine Boujnah
  • Ridha Bouallegue
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 927)

Abstract

Power consumption represents an exciting subject in the field of mobile communication networks. In the last decades, the radio access networks have witnessed a denoting augmentation in power consumption, and this has indirect drawbacks on both environment and economic sides. The increase of power consumption conduct to both a substantial growth in CO2 emissions and on the operational expenditure of network operators. For this reason, minimizing power consumption in mobile cellular networks has become mandatory. In this paper, we suggest a power saving scheme in LTE-Advanced based Heterogeneous Networks (HetNet) by the mean of switching ON/OFF eNodeB (eNB) and tilt modification of neighbors.

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Acknowledgment

This work has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 761579 (TERAPOD).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Narjes Lassoued
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Noureddine Boujnah
    • 3
    • 4
  • Ridha Bouallegue
    • 1
  1. 1.SUP’COM, INNOV’COM Research Lab., Higher School of Communication of TunisUniversity of CarthageTunisTunisia
  2. 2.National Engineering School of Gabes, ENIGGabesTunisia
  3. 3.Faculty of Science of Gabes, FSGGabesTunisia
  4. 4.Waterford Institute of Technology, TSSGWaterfordIreland

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