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IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. 01/2011; 59:277-289.
Conference Proceeding: Generalized geometric mean decomposition and DFE MMSE transceiver design for cyclic prefix systems.Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, ICASSP 2011, May 22-27, 2011, Prague Congress Center, Prague, Czech Republic; 01/2011
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ABSTRACT: This paper considers the optimization of transceivers with decision feedback equalizers (DFE) for slowly time-varying memoryless multi-input multi-output (MIMO) channels. The data vectors are grouped into space-time blocks (ST-blocks) for the spatial and temporal precoding to take advantage of the diversity offered by time-varying channels. The space-time generalized triangular decomposition (ST-GTD) is proposed for application in time-varying channels. Under the assumption that the instantaneous channel state information at the transmitter (CSIT) and receiver (CSIR), and the channel prediction are available, we also propose the space-time geometric mean decomposition (ST-GMD) system based on ST-GTD. Under perfect channel prediction, the system minimizes both the arithmetic MSE at the feedback detector, and the average un-coded bit error rate (BER) in moderate high signal to noise ratio (SNR) region. For practical applications, a novel ST-GTD based system which does not require channel prediction but shares the same asymptotic BER performance with the ST-GMD system is also proposed. At the moderate high SNR region, our analysis and numerical results show that all the proposed systems have better BER performance than the conventional GMD-based systems over time-varying channels; the average BERs of the proposed systems are non-increasing functions of the ST-block size.