Channel Capacity Analysis of MIMO System in Correlated Nakagami-m Fading Environment

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Volume-9 Number-3                          
Year of Publication : 2014
Authors : Samarendra Nath Sur , Dr. Rabindranath Bera , Dr. Bansibadan Maji


Samarendra Nath Sur , Dr. Rabindranath Bera , Dr. Bansibadan Maji. "Channel Capacity Analysis of MIMO System in Correlated Nakagami-m Fading Environment", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology(IJETT), V9(3),101-105 March 2014. ISSN:2231-5381. published by seventh sense research group


We consider Vertical Bell Laboratories Layered Space-Time (V-BLAST) systems in correlated multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) Nakagami-m fading channels with equal power allocated to each transmit antenna and also we consider that the channel state information (CSI) is available only at the receiver. Now for practical application, study of the VBLAST MIMO system in correlated environment is necessary. In this paper, we present a detailed study of the channel capacity in correlated and uncorrelated channel condition and also validated the result with appropriate mathematical relation.


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BLAST, CSI, Capacity, SNR, MMSE, ZF.