Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio

  • Tianyu WangEmail author
  • Lingyang Song
  • Walid Saad
  • Zhu Han
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering book series (BRIEFSELECTRIC)


Cognitive radio (CR) has been proposed to increase spectrum efficiency, in which unlicensed, secondary users (SUs), can sense the environment and change their parameters to access the spectrum of licensed, primary users (PUs), while maintaining the interference to the PUs below a tolerable threshold [1].


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tianyu Wang
    • 1
    Email author
  • Lingyang Song
    • 1
  • Walid Saad
    • 2
  • Zhu Han
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Electrical Engineering and Computer SciencePeking UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.Wireless@VT, Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringVirginia TechBlacksburgUSA
  3. 3.Electrical and Computer Engineering DepartmentUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA

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