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High-Throughput, Low-Power Software-Defined Radio Using Reconfigurable Processors
Nov.-Dec. 2011 (vol. 31 no. 6)
pp. 19-28

A new, low-power software-defined radio baseband supports up to 600 Mbps. Wireless LAN and WiMax are implemented on a dynamically reconfigurable processor that's fully utilized in the baseband operation. Power is estimated at 500 mW in a 40-nm CMOS design. The platform also permits fast runtime switching between multiple wireless standards.

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Index Terms:
software-defined radio, SDR, dynamically reconfigurable processor, wireless LAN, mobile WiMax, ADRES, MT-ADRES
Citation:
Tomoya Suzuki, Hideki Yamada, Toshiyuki Yamagishi, Daisuke Takeda, Koji Horisaki, Toshio Fujisawa, Yasuo Unekawa, Tom Vander Aa, Liesbet Van der Perre, "High-Throughput, Low-Power Software-Defined Radio Using Reconfigurable Processors," IEEE Micro, vol. 31, no. 6, pp. 19-28, Nov.-Dec. 2011, doi:10.1109/MM.2011.95
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