favorite3Thus, in practice, the number of distributed antennas may need to be limited to avoid synchronization and pilot overhead associated with obtaining multiple CFOs and TOs. 3) Literature Review: The summary of the research carried out to achieve timing and carrier synchronization in singlecarrier multi-antenna communication systems is given in Table VIII: 1) The estimation or compensation of CFO alone is studied in [204, 205, 206, 207, 210, 211, 212, 214].
favorite33) Literature Review: The summary of the research carried out to achieve timing and carrier synchronization in singlecarrier SISO communication systems is given in Table IV: 1) The estimation or compensation of timing offset alone and frequency offset alone is studied in [34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 42, 43, 44, 49, 52, 54, 59, 62, 63, 64, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72] and [45, 47, 53, 66, 71, 74], respectively.
favorite21Definition amplify-and-forward adaptive frequency domain decision feedback equalizer angle of departure bit-error-rate channel estimation compensation carrier frequency offset cyclic prefix channel state information direction of arrival decode-and-forward direct link distributed linear convolutional space frequency code distributed linear convolutional space time coding distributed space frequency block coding distributed space time block coding distributed space time coding estimation filter bank multi-carrier frequency domain equalization frequency division multiple access frequency domain-spread spectrum system fast Fourier transform frequency flat frequency selective Gabor division-spread spectrum system heterogeneous network inverse fast Fourier transform integer frequency offset in-phase quadrature-phase impulse radio multiple access interference multiband-OFDM multi carrier multiple carrier frequency offsets multiple-input-single-output multiple timing offsets not applicable orthogonal space time block coding one-way relaying network phase noise primary users required receiver single carrier sampling clock offset software defined radio space frequency block coding space frequency convolution coding sampling frequency offset single-input multiple-output space time coding time division long term evolution time hopping time reversal space time block code timing offset training sequence two way ranging two-way relaying network transmitter universal filtered multi-carrier wireless sensor network.
favorite3In this paper, we survey the literature over the last five years (2010-2014) and present a comprehensive literature review and classification of the recent research progress in achieving timing and carrier synchronization in single-input-single-output (SISO), multipleinput-multiple-output (MIMO), cooperative relaying, and multiuser/multicell interference networks.