IEICE Transactions on Communications
Online ISSN : 1745-1345
Print ISSN : 0916-8516
Regular Section
An Improved Large Frequency Offset Estimator Using Interpolation of Expanded Periodogram
Seunghyun NAMJong-Min PARKHeewook KIMTae Chul HONGKunseok KANGBon Jun KUDo Seob AHN
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2012 Volume E95.B Issue 9 Pages 3007-3010


The periodogram scheme is a versatile method for large frequency offset estimation which requires preambles, in general, and only a few reference signals. However, the drawback of the conventional scheme is its inaccuracy in detecting the integer part of frequency offset which dominates the accuracy of frequency offset estimation. In order to increase the accuracy of the estimation, we directly interpolate a coefficient of the periodogram. The conventional periodogram and proposed schemes are compared in terms of the mean square error performance in the long term evolution system. The performance of the proposed method is compared with the conventional one and the simulation results indicate the better performance of the proposed one.

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