On Numerical Evaluation of Packet-Error Rate for Binary Phase-Modulated Signals Reception over Generalized-K Fading Channels

Zvezdan Marjanović, Dejan N. Milić, Goran T. Đorđević

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We present a numerical evaluation of packet error rate (PER) for digital binary phase modulations over wireless communication channels. The analysis is valid for a quasistatic fading communication channel, where multipath fading and shadowing appear simultaneously. The approach is based on numerical evaluation of signal-to-noise ratio threshold that is further used in PER computation. We analyze the threshold and PER dependence on signal power, multipath fading and shadowing severity, as well as packet length.


bit error rate, packet error rate, wireless communication channel.


Error probability, Meijer's G function, Applied mathematics

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22190/FUMI1802203M


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