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Title: A serious gaming approach to managing interference in ad hoc femtocell wireless networks
Authors: Alotaibi, AA
Angelides, MC
Keywords: Femtocell;Interference management;Optimisation
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher: Elsevier
Citation: Computer Communications
Abstract: The aim of this paper is to optimize femtocell performance by managing interference between femtocell devices and between a femtocell and a macrocell. It achieves this using a three-phase approach that involves deployment of femtocells and control of resulting connections through consideration and management of path loss, transmission power, signal strength and coverage area. Simulation experiments of the proposed three-phase approach at a local college that experiences a poor service from the macrocell predict significant improvements in femtocell performance in terms of managing both types of interference: co-tier and cross-tier, number of users who experience good service, coverage, and mitigating outage probability. The overall and individual complexity of each phase has also been considered. Our approach has been compared with some existing techniques chosen from the literature that has been reviewed and its predicted performance is significantly improved in comparison to these.
ISSN: 0140-3664
Appears in Collections:Dept of Electronic and Computer Engineering Research Papers

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