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M-ary Symbol Error Outage Over Nakagami-m Fading Channels in Shadowing Environments

Abstract : This letter addresses the problem of finding a tractable expression for the symbol error outage (SEO) in flat Nakagami-m fading and shadowing channels. We deal with M-ary phase shift keying (M-PSK) and quadrature amplitude modulation (M-QAM) which extends our previous results on BPSK signaling. We propose a new tight approximation of the symbol error probability (SEP) holding for M-PSK and M-QAM signals which is accurate over all signal to noise ratios (SNRs) of interest. We derive a new generic expression for the inverse SEP which facilitates the derivation of a tight approximation of the SEO in a lognormal shadowing environment.
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Submitted on : Sunday, July 19, 2009 - 10:56:01 PM
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Philippe Mary, Mischa Dohler, Jean-Marie Gorce, Guillaume Villemaud, Marylin Arndt. M-ary Symbol Error Outage Over Nakagami-m Fading Channels in Shadowing Environments. IEEE Transactions on Communications, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2009. ⟨inria-00405203⟩

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