Time To Take 'Noise Temperature' At FCC

Drucker, Elliott
March 2004
Wireless Week;3/22/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p58
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to consider the use of noise temperature to regulate interference. Traditional method of interference regulation in the U.S.; Arguments for the co-existence of radio frequency and licensed frequency of wireless communication; Impact of elevation of noise floor on the uplink channels of Code Division Multiple Access.


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