The Myth of the 'Cell Edge'

Drucker, Elliott
December 2011
Wireless Week;Dec2011, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p24
Trade Publication
The author discusses the misconception of researchers on cell edge in providing a network structure to develop spectrum optimization in Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM)-based fourth generation (4G) wireless network system. He argues that cell edge is obviously a flawed geometric structure in demonstrating the behavior of radio frequency (RF) signal propagation. He notes that a better system to improve 4G technology can be complex and expensive.


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