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Cognitive Radio Systems

Edited by Wei Wang, ISBN 978-953-307-021-6, 340 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published November 01, 2009 under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license
 

Cognitive radio is a hot research area for future wireless communications in the recent years. In order to increase the spectrum utilization, cognitive radio makes it possible for unlicensed users to access the spectrum unoccupied by licensed users. Cognitive radio let the equipments more intelligent to communicate with each other in a spectrum-aware manner and provide a new approach for the co-existence of multiple wireless systems. The goal of this book is to provide highlights of the current research topics in the field of cognitive radio systems. The book consists of 17 chapters, addressing various problems in cognitive radio systems.