Inter-cell Interference Coordination in LTE Self Organizing Network

  • Lu Feng
  • Gang SuEmail author
  • Niyonsaba Alexandre
  • Li Tan
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 869)


The Self-Organizing Network (SON) is a very important aspect for the operators to minimize capital expenditures and operational expenditures (OPEX). An algorithm for automatic configuration of neighbor cell lists (NCL) is proposed to handle the inter cell interference in LTE systems. The simulation results show that this algorithm reduces interference between adjacent cells hence leading to the increase in throughput and reduction of BLER.


Inter cell interference coordination Neighbor cell lists Self-organizing network 



The work is supported by the Start-up Foundation of Doctor Scientific Research Projects of Changsha University, China.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Electronic Information and Electrical EngineeringChangsha UniversityChangshaChina
  2. 2.School of Electronic Information and CommunicationsHuazhong University of Science and TechnologyWuhanChina

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