Special Issue "Non-orthogonal Multiple Access in Cognitive 5G Systems"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 November 2018
The 5G standard has prescribed that non-orthogonal multiple access (NOMA) is an essential enabling technology for meeting the requirement of low latency, high reliability, massive connectivity, and high throughput of 5G applications. NOMA uses the power domain to separate signals, a technique that has not been used within 2G, 3G or 4G before. The key to NOMA is to have signals that possess significant differences in power levels, and then it is possible to isolate the high level signal at the receiver and then cancel it out to leave only the low level signal. In this way, NOMA serves as a general framework that allows multiple users to coexist and share the same bandwidth/network resource. Recent studies show that NOMA can be applied in various 5G scenarios, including machine-to-machine communications and the Internet of Things.
This special issue seeks high quality peer-reviewed papers in the area of NOMA for 5G systems. The topics cover all types of non-orthogonal multiple access schemes, and both comprehensive surveys and original technical contributions are welcome.
- Performance analysis of NOMA
- Design and optimization of NOMA
- MIMO techniques for NOMA
- Cognitive networking with NOMA
- Security in NOMA
- Applications of NOMA
- System, testbed of NOMA
Dr. Kaigui Bian
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