Chapter 2. UWB-MIMO Channel Measurement and Models

  1. Thomas Kaiser and
  2. Feng Zheng

Published Online: 17 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470740019.ch2

Ultra Wideband Systems with MIMO

Ultra Wideband Systems with MIMO

How to Cite

Kaiser, T. and Zheng, F. (2010) UWB-MIMO Channel Measurement and Models, in Ultra Wideband Systems with MIMO, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470740019.ch2

Author Information

  1. Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 26 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470712245

Online ISBN: 9780470740019



  • UWB-MIMO channel measurement and models;
  • monopulses in IR-UWB radios-impulse-like with time-domain duration on order of hundreds of picoseconds;
  • UWB-SISO channel model;
  • simplest UWB channel model-characterizing small-scale fading, stochastic tapped delay line (STDL) model;
  • UWB-MIMO channel model;
  • spatial correlation for different polarizations-in dense indoor-office environments with LOS;
  • spatial channel correlation property;
  • testbeds, insight into practical aspects of developed approach;
  • Ray-tracing simulation tool;
  • Ray tracing, physically tractable method of predicting-delay spread and path loss of in-building radio signals


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • UWB-SISO Channel Model

  • UWB-MIMO Channel Model

  • Channel Measurement

  • Ray-Tracing Simulation Tool

  • Summary