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Interference Management in Full-Duplex Cellular Networks

  • Ali Cagatay CirikEmail author
  • Yingbo Hua
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Abstract

Despite its promising potential to double the throughput of a point-to-point radio link, a full-duplex (FD) radio has not been comprehensively analyzed in current cellular systems due to the high levels of interference it generates, which significantly degrades its performance. If not carefully planned and managed, an FD operation might lead to much higher interference in both uplink and downlink than existing half-duplex (HD) operation, limiting its potential gains greatly. This chapter provides an overview of the challenges caused by FD radio links in cellular systems as well as the techniques to overcome those challenges to unlock the full potential of FD wireless communications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ofinno TechnologiesRestonUSA
  2. 2.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaRiversideUSA

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