16m Relay frame structure considering interfering issue IEEE 802.16 Presentation Submission Template (Rev. 9) Document Number: IEEE C802.16m-08/1176r1 Date Submitted: 2008-09-16 Source: Kaushik Josiam, Young-bin ChangE-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Samsung Telecommunications America, Samsung Electronics * http://standards.ieee.org/faqs/affiliationFAQ.html Venue: PHY SDD Cleanup; in response to the TGm Call for Contributions and Comments 802.16m-08/033 for Session 57 Base Contribution: None Purpose: Discuss this contribution to support SDD comment Notice: This document does not represent the agreed views of the IEEE 802.16 Working Group or any of its subgroups. It represents only the views of the participants listed in the “Source(s)” field above. It is offered as a basis for discussion. It is not binding on the contributor(s), who reserve(s) the right to add, amend or withdraw material contained herein. Release: The contributor grants a free, irrevocable license to the IEEE to incorporate material contained in this contribution, and any modifications thereof, in the creation of an IEEE Standards publication; to copyright in the IEEE’s name any IEEE Standards publication even though it may include portions of this contribution; and at the IEEE’s sole discretion to permit others to reproduce in whole or in part the resulting IEEE Standards publication. The contributor also acknowledges and accepts that this contribution may be made public by IEEE 802.16. Patent Policy: The contributor is familiar with the IEEE-SA Patent Policy and Procedures: and.http://standards.ieee.org/guides/bylaws/sect6-7.html#6http://standards.ieee.org/guides/opman/sect6.html#6.3 Further information is located at and.http://standards.ieee.org/board/pat/pat-material.htmlhttp://standards.ieee.org/board/pat
Relay Frame Structure 2 options in the current SDD – Option – 1 : unidirectional flow – Option – 2 : bidirectional flow Compare interference caused by option 1 and option 2 deployment to neighboring non-relay deployments – SCENARIOs uplink relay zone in option 1 bidirectional transmit zone in uplink of option 2 – Interference takes into account only large scale fading - propagation loss includes path loss and shadowing
RS FS OPTION 1: Uplink Interference to Non-relay neighboring sector Interference can be further reduced by beamforming or by using directional antennas at RS-3
RS FS OPTION 2: Uplink Interference to non-relay neighboring sector RS – 3 has to broadcast its data to both RS-2 and RS-4. Heavy interference from RS-3!
Observations Option 2 – bidirectional mode – infrastructure RSs broadcast to neighboring infrastructure RSs – Greater interference to uplink transmissions of neighboring non-relay cells – Problem could be acute if mobile relays are deployed Option 1 – interference exists but can be mitigated by using directional antennas or MIMO beamforming techniques and effectively planning cellular layouts. We prefer Option 1 over Option 2!