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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE C 2010 Vol.11 No.10 P.798-807


A novel differential multiuser detection algorithm for multiuser MIMO-OFDM systems

Author(s):  Zheng-min Kong, Guang-xi Zhu, Qiao-ling Tong, Yan-chun Li

Affiliation(s):  Department of Electronics and Information Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China, Wuhan National Lab for Optoelectronics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China, Department of Electronic Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China

Corresponding email(s):   kongzhengmin5@163.com

Key Words:  Multiuser detection (MUD), Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM), Multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO), Decision feedback equalizer (DFE), Error feedback filter (EFF), Differential algorithm

Zheng-min Kong, Guang-xi Zhu, Qiao-ling Tong, Yan-chun Li. A novel differential multiuser detection algorithm for multiuser MIMO-OFDM systems[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science C, 2010, 11(10): 798-807.

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We propose an efficient low bit error rate (BER) and low complexity multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) multiuser detection (MUD) method for use with multiuser MIMO orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) systems. It is a hybrid method combining a multiuser-interference-cancellation-based decision feedback equalizer using error feedback filter (MIMO MIC DFE-EFF) and a differential algorithm. The proposed method, termed ‘MIMO MIC DFE-EFF with a differential algorithm’ for short, has a multiuser feedback structure. We describe the schemes of MIMO MIC DFE-EFF and MIMO MIC DFE-EFF with a differential algorithm, and compare their minimum mean square error (MMSE) performance and computational complexity. Simulation results show that a significant performance gain can be achieved by employing the MIMO MIC DFE-EFF detection algorithm in the context of a multiuser MIMO-OFDM system over frequency selective Rayleigh channel. MIMO MIC DFE-EFF with the differential algorithm improves both computational efficiency and BER performance in a multistage structure relative to conventional DFE-EFF, though there is a small reduction in system performance compared with MIMO MIC DFE-EFF without the differential algorithm.

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