Conference paper

How to choose the number of taps in a DFE?

In this paper, we address the following problem. Given a fixed total number of feedforward and feedback filter taps in a decision feedback equalizer, what is the optimum number of taps of each filter and what is the optimum delay setting? We propose a simple algorithm that resudes the solution search space from being two-dimensional to one-dimensional at a small performance loss. We demosntrate the application of our algorithm for indoor wireless channels.


    • ARNI-CONF-2007-011

    Record created on 2007-02-01, modified on 2016-08-08

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