Ultra Wide-Band Channel Characterization Using Generalized Gamma Distributions

  • Zakaria Mohammadi
  • Rachid Saadane
  • Driss Aboutajdine
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7340)


In this paper, we present an experimental characterization of the ultra-wide bandwidth (UWB) indoor channel using Generalized Gamma distributions. This investigation is also based on the analysis of the statistical properties of the multipath profiles when thresholding the estimated Power Delay Profile PDP over a spaced measurement grid. This characterization procedure was applied to the ultra wideband channel measurements collected from a measurement campaign, which has been performed within the project by the IMST group, over a bandwidth of 10 GHz.


Ultra Wideband Power Delay Profile Generalized Gamma distribution Small Scale Fading channel Modeling 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zakaria Mohammadi
    • 1
  • Rachid Saadane
    • 1
    • 2
  • Driss Aboutajdine
    • 1
  1. 1.GSCM-LRIT Laboratory Associated with CNRST, Faculty of ScienceUniversity Mohammed V- AgdalRabatMorocco
  2. 2.LETI laboratoryEcole Hassania des Travaux PubliquesCasablancaMorocco

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