Investigations on PAPR and SER Performance Analysis of OFDMA and SCFDMA under Different Channels

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Girraj Kumar Jangid
Ashish Kumar Sharma
L. N. Balai


Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) and Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing are two multicarrier regulatory systems that have improved due to the growing demand in quick communication (OFDM). A frequency division multiplexing (FDM) plot called orthogonal frequency division multiplexing is utilized as a sophisticated multi carrier regulation approach.

Due to its excellent spectrum efficiency and low data rate, the single carrier multiple access system (SC-FDMA) is a unique radio transmission technique that is now employed in long-term evolution (LTE) technology for uplink.  When compared to OFDM, reduced peak-to-average power ratio (PAPR) and error rate technique. PAPR performance has been obtained using Matlab simulation.  Techniques using variable numbers of subcarriers include SC-FDMA and OFDMA. Two various subcarrier assignment strategies have been proposed, distributed FDMA Localized FDMA and (DFDMA) (LFDMA). IFDMA, or interleaved FDMA, is a DFDMA special situation when DFT results have been distributed consistently and at the same distance. When comparing the SC-FDMA variants, we discover that Localized has a higher PAPR than interleaved (FDMA) (FDMA). We also talk about the Performance of LFDMA and IFDMA's SER (Symbol Error Rate) and found that localized (FDMA) performs better in the SER than interleaved (IFDMA) method.

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Girraj Kumar Jangid, Ashish Kumar Sharma, & L. N. Balai. (2022). Investigations on PAPR and SER Performance Analysis of OFDMA and SCFDMA under Different Channels. International Journal on Recent Technologies in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, 9(3), 28–35.


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