A Study of MIMO Host Location Optimization in Active Access-Point Configuration Algorithm for Elastic WLAN System

Mousumi Saha, Nobuo Funabiki, Sumon Kumar Debnath, Wen Chung Kao

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Abstract

The active AP configuration algorithm has been proposed to optimize the configuration of the elastic WLAN system that dynamically changes the topology depending on traffic demands and environments. The multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) is the technology to enhance the transmission capacity by adopting multiple antennas. It is common for access-points (APs) but is still rare for hosts. Thus, the location optimization for MIMO hosts in the field appears to be a contributing factor in improving the performance. In this paper, we study the MIMO host location optimization as an extension of the active AP configuration algorithm. The concurrent communications of multiple hosts with a single AP offer different throughput features from the single communication, which is considered. The effectiveness is verified through simulations and simple testbeds.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2018 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics-Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2018
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Print)9781538663011
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 27 2018
Event5th IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics-Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2018 - Taichung, Taiwan, Province of China
Duration: May 19 2018May 21 2018

Other

Other5th IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics-Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2018
CountryTaiwan, Province of China
CityTaichung
Period5/19/185/21/18

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Instrumentation

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Saha, M., Funabiki, N., Debnath, S. K., & Kao, W. C. (2018). A Study of MIMO Host Location Optimization in Active Access-Point Configuration Algorithm for Elastic WLAN System. In 2018 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics-Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2018 [8448993] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICCE-China.2018.8448993