Your browser does not support JavaScript!
http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com
1887

Human body modelling for prediction of effect of people on indoor propagation channel

Human body modelling for prediction of effect of people on indoor propagation channel

For access to this article, please select a purchase option:

Buy article PDF
$19.95
(plus tax if applicable)
Buy Knowledge Pack
10 articles for $120.00
(plus taxes if applicable)

IET members benefit from discounts to all IET publications and free access to E&T Magazine. If you are an IET member, log in to your account and the discounts will automatically be applied.

Learn more about IET membership 

Recommend Title Publication to library

You must fill out fields marked with: *

Librarian details
Name:*
Email:*
Your details
Name:*
Email:*
Department:*
Why are you recommending this title?
Select reason:
 
 
 
 
 
Electronics Letters — Recommend this title to your library

Thank you

Your recommendation has been sent to your librarian.

The main objective of this study was to demonstrate that the human body may be approximated by a uniform geometrical shape. A perfect conducting circular cylinder of radius of 0.25 m was reasonably considered to be the closest form of substitute for the human body in human effect investigations. To validate the model, continuous-wave measurements were performed at 10 GHz between two fixed terminals in an empty room along with the presence of an obstacle (human body or cylinder) moving in predetermined parallel and perpendicularly crossing paths with respect to the direct line of sight. Results indicate that there is a strong correlation between the human body and a perfect conducting cylinder. The results obtained will be of great interest for ray-tracing techniques that involve a human motion within indoor propagation channel.

References

    1. 1)
    2. 2)
      • A.J. Rustako . Radio propagation microwave frequency for line-of-sight microcellular mobile and personal communications. IEEE Trans. Technol. , 1 , 203 - 210
    3. 3)
      • D.A. McNamara , C.W.I. Pistorius , J.A.G. Malherbe . (1991) Introduction to the uniform theory of diffraction.
    4. 4)
      • T.S. Rappaport , A. Annamalai , R.M. Buehrer , W.H. Traniter . Wireless communications: past events and future perspective. IEEE Commun. Mag.
http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1049/el_20046730
Loading

Related content

content/journals/10.1049/el_20046730
pub_keyword,iet_inspecKeyword,pub_concept
6
6
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address