Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home
  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: October 2014

1 - White space technology, the background

from Part I - White space technology signal processing and digital design

Related content

Powered by UNSILO
[1] M. A., McHenry and D., McCloskey, “Multi-Band, Multi-Location Spectrum Occupancy Measurements,” Proc. of Int. Symp. on Advanced Radio Technologies (ISART), Boulder, CO, USA, March 2006.
[2] M., Islam, G. L., Tan, F., Chin, B. E., Toh, Y.-C., Liang, C., Wang, Y. Y., Lai, X., Qing, S. W., Oh, C. L., Koh, and W., Toh, “Spectrum Survey in Singapore: Occupancy Measurements and Analyses,” Proc. of Int. Conf. on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (CROWNCOM), Singapore, May 2008, pp. 1–7
[3] V., Valenta, R., Marsalek, G., Baudoin, M., Villegas, M., Suarez, and F., Robert, “Survey on Spectrum Utilization in Europe: Measurements, Analyses and Observations,” Proc. of the 5th Int. Conf. on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks Communications (CROWNCOM 2010), June 2010, p. 15.
[4] FCC, “Second Report and Order and Memorandum Opinion and Order,” (ET Docket No. 04-186), FCC-08-260, 14 November 2008.
[5] FCC, “Second Memorandum Opinion and Order” (ET Docket No. 04-186), FCC-10-174, 23 September 2010.
[6] FCC, “Third Memorandum Opinion and Order” (ET Docket No. 04-186), FCC-12-365 April 2012.
[7] ECC, “Technical and Operational Requirements for the Possible Operation of Cognitive Radio Systems in the ‘white spaces’ of the frequency band 470-790 MHz,” ECC Report 159, January 2011.
[8] ECC, “Complementary Report to ECC Report 159 – Further Definition of Technical and Operational Requirements for the Operation of White Space Devices in the Band 470–790 MHz,” ECC Report 185, January 2013.
[9] ECC, “Technical and Operational Requirements for the Operation of White Space Devices under Geo-Location Approach,” ECC Report 186, January 2013.
[10] OfCom, “Consultation on Licence-Exempting Cognitive Devices Using Interleaved Spectrum,” Digital Dividend: Cognitive Access, 16 February 2009.
[11] OfCom, “Statement on Licence-Exempting Cognitive Devices Using Interleaved Spectrum,” Digital Dividend: Cognitive Access, 1 July 2009.
[12] OfCom, “A Discussion on Using Geolocation to Enable Licence-Exempt Access to the Inter-leaved Spectrum,” Digital Dividend: Geolocation for Cognitive Access, 17 November 2009.
[13] OfCom, “Statement on Implementing Geolocation – Summary of Consultation Responses and Next Steps,” Implementing Geolocation, 1 September 2011.
[14] OfCom, “A Consultation on White Space Device Requirements,” TV White Spaces, 22 November 2012.
[15] OfCom, “The Wireless Telegraphy (White Space Devices) (Exemption) Regulations” (Draft) Statutory Instrument, 22 November 2012.
[16] OfCom, “White Space Devices Operating in the 470 MHz to 790 MHz band” (Draft) IR 2088 – UK Interface Requirement, 22 November 2012.
[17] OfCom, “White Space Devices Operating in the 470 MHz to 790 MHz band” (Draft) VNS 2188 – UK Voluntary National Specification 2188, 22 November 2012.
[18] European Parliament and the Council of the European Union, “Directive 2002/20/EC of 7 March 2002 on the Authorisation of Electronic Communications Networks and Services (Authorisation Directive),” Official Journal of the European Communities, 24 April 2002. [Amended by Directive 2009/140/EC (Better Regulation Directive)]
[19] European Parliament and the Council of the European Union, “Directive 2002/21/EC of 7 March 2002 on a Common Regulatory Framework for Electronic Communications Networks and Services (Framework Directive),” Official Journal of the European Communities, 24 April 2002. [Amended by Directive 2009/140/EC (Better Regulation Directive) and Regulation 544/2009].
[20] European Parliament and the Council of the European Union, “Directive 2009/140/EC of 25 November 2009 Amending Directives 2002/21/EC on a Common Regulatory Frame-work for Electronic Communications Networks and Services, 2002/19/EC on Access to, and Interconnection of, Electronic Communications Networks and Associated Facilities, and 2002/20/EC on the Authorisation of Electronic Communications Networks and Services,” Official Journal of the European Union, 18 December 2009.
[21] Radio Spectrum Policy Group (RSPG), “RSPG Opinion on the Radio Spectrum Policy Programme,” RSPG10-330 Final, 9 June 2010.
[22] European Parliament and the Council of the European Union, “Decision No. 243/2012/EU of 14 March 2012 Establishing a Multiannual Radio Spectrum Policy Programme,” Official Journal ofthe European Union, 21 March 2012.
[23] European Commission, “Communication COM/2010/2020 – EUROPE 2020: A Strategy for Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth,” 3 March 2010.
[24] European Commission, “Communication COM/2010/245-2 – A Digital Agenda for Europe,” 26 August 2010.
[25] European Commission, “Communication COM/2012/784 – The Digital Agenda for Europe – Driving European Growth Digital,” 18 December 2012.
[26] European Commission, “Communication COM/2012/478 – Promoting the Shared Use of Radio Spectrum Resources in the Internal Market,” 3 September 2012.
[27] Electronic Communications Committee (ECC), “Light Licensing, Licence-Exempt and Commons” (ECC Report 132), June 2009.
[28] European Commission, “Mandate to CEPT on Technical Considerations Regarding Harmonisation Options for the Digital Dividend,” Information Society and Media Directorate-General (DGINFSO/B4), 30 January 2007.
[29] Electronic Communications Committee (ECC), “CEPT Report 24 – A Preliminary Assessment of the Feasibility of Fitting New/Future Applications/Services into Non-Harmonised Spectrum of the Digital Dividend (Namely the So-Called “White Spaces” between Allot-ments),” 1 July 2008.
[30] FCC, “Notice of Inquiry – In the Matter of Inquiry Regarding Software Defined Radios,” (ET Docket No. 00-47), FCC-00-103, 21 March 2000.
[31] FCC, “Notice of Proposed Rule Making – In the Matter of Authorization and Use of Software Defined Radios,” (ET Docket No. 00-47), FCC-00-430, 8 December 2000.
[32] FCC, “Notice of Proposed Rule Making and Order – In the Matter of Facilitating Opportunities for Flexible, Efficient, and Reliable Spectrum Use Employing Cognitive Radio Technologies” (ET Docket No. 03-108), In the Matter of Authorization and Use of Software Defined Radios, (ET Docket No. 00-47, Terminated), FCC-03-322, 30 December 2003.
[33] FCC, “Report and Order – In the Matter of Facilitating Opportunities for Flexible, Efficient, and Reliable Spectrum Use Employing Cognitive Radio Technologies” (ET Docket No. 03-108), FCC-05-57, 11 March 2005.
[34] FCC, “Second Memorandum Opinion and Order – In the Matter of Facilitating Opportunities for Flexible, Efficient, and Reliable Spectrum Use Employing Cognitive Radio Technologies (ET Docket No. 03-108),” FCC-10-12, 19 January 2010
[35] M., McHenry, E., Livsics, T., Nguyen, and N., Majumdar, “XG Dynamic Spectrum Access Field Test Results,” IEEE Communications Magazine, pp. 51–57, June 2007.
[36] F. W., Seelig, “A Description of the August 2006 DARPA XG Phase III Demonstrations at Ft. A. P. Hill,” Proc. IEEE DySPAN, April 2007.
[37] US Federal Communications Commission. Spectrum Policy Task Force (SPTF). “Spectrum Policy Task Force Report” (ET Docket No. 02-135), 15 November 2002.
[38] The President of the United States of America, “Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies – Spectrum Policy for the 21st Century,” 5 June 2003.
[39] United States General Accounting Office (GAO), “Spectrum Management – Better Knowledge Needed to Take Advantage of Technologies that May Improve Spectrum Efficiency,” 28 May 2004.
[40] FCC, “Policy Statement – In the Matter of Principles for Promoting the Efficient Use of Spectrum by Encouraging the Development of Secondary Markets,” FCC-00-401, 1 December 2000.
[41] FCC, “Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – In the Matter of Promoting Efficient Use of Spectrum Through Elimination of Barriers to the Development of Secondary Markets” (WT Docket No. 00-230), FCC-00-402, 27 November 2000.
[42] FCC, “Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – In the Matter of Promoting Efficient Use of Spectrum Through Elimination of Barriers to the Development of Secondary Markets” (WT Docket No. 00-230), FCC-03-113, 6 October 2003.
[43] FCC, “Second Report and Order, Order on Reconsideration, and Second Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – In the Matter of Promoting Efficient Use of Spectrum Through Elimination of Barriers to the Development of Secondary Markets” (WT Docket No. 00230), FCC-04-167, 2 September 2004.
[44] FCC, “Notice of Inquiry – In the Matter of Additional Spectrum for Unlicensed Devices Below 900 MHz and in the 3 GHz Band” (ET Docket No. 02-380), FCC-02-328, 20 December 2002.
[45] FCC, “Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – In the Matter of Unlicensed Operation in the TV Broadcast Bands” (ET Docket No. 04-186), “Additional Spectrum for Unlicensed Devices Below 900 MHz and in the 3 GHz Band” (ET Docket No. 02-380), FCC-04-113, 25 May 2004.
[46] FCC, “First Report and Order, and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – In the Matter of Unlicensed Operation in the TV Broadcast Bands” (ET Docket No. 04-186), “Additional Spectrum for Unlicensed Devices Below 900 MHz and in the 3 GHz Band” (ET. Docket No. 02-380), FCC-06-156, 18 October 2006.
[47] FCC, “Order – In the Matter of Unlicensed Operation in the TV Broadcast Bands” (ET Docket No. 04-186), In the Matter of Additional Spectrum for Unlicensed Devices Below 900 MHz and in the 3 GHz Band” (ET Docket No. 02-380), DA-11-1291, 29 July 2011.
[48] Office of Engineering and Technology, “Initial Evaluation of the Performance of Prototype TV-Band White Space Devices”, OET Report FCC/OET 07-TR-1006, 31 July 2007 (Initial Measurements Report).
[49] Office of Engineering and Technology, “Evaluation of the Performance of Prototype TV-Band White Space Devices – Phase II,” OET Report FCC/OET 08-TR-1005, 15 October 2008 (Phase II Measurement Report).
[50] Part 15 of Title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 15-Radio Frequency Devices, Subpart H – Television Band Devices, available at: http://www.fcc.gov/encyclopedia/rules-regulations-title-47 (accessed 6 September 2013)
[51] I. F., Akyildiz, W., Lee, M. C., Vuran, and S., Mohanty, “Next Generation/Dynamic Spectrum Access/Cognitive Radio Wireless Networks: A Survey,” Computer Networks, Vol. 50, no. 13, pp. 2127–2159, September 2006.
[52] M., Nilsson et al., ”A 9-band WCDMA/EDGE Transceiver Supporting HSPA evolution,” IEEE Solid-State Circuits Conference, San Francisco, CA, pp. 366–368, February 2011.
[53] C., Svensson, “The blocker challenge when implementing software defined radio receiver RF frontends,” Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Vol. 64, no. 2, pp. 81–89, August 2010.
[54] H., Zhang and E., Sanchez-Sinencio, “Linearization Techniques for CMOS Low Noise Amplifiers: A Tutorial,” IEEE Transactions on Circuit and Systems I: Regular Papers, Vol. 58, no. 1, pp. 22–36, January 2011.
[55] A., Mirzaei, X., Chen, A., Yazdi, J., Chiu, J., Leete, and H., Darabi, “A Frequency Translation Technique for SAW-Less 3G Receivers,” Symposium on VLSI Circuits, Kyoto, Japan, pp. 280–281, June 2009.
[56] M., Kaltiokallio, V., Saari, J., Ryyndnen, S., Kallioinen, and A., Pdrssinen, “Wideband 2 to 6GHz RF Front-End With Blocker Filtering,” European Solid-State Circuits Conference, pp. 539–542, September 2011.
[57] P. M., Cruz and N. B., Carvalho, “Enhanced Architecture to Increase the Dynamic Range of SDR Receivers,” IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium, Phoenix, AZ, pp. 331–334, January 2011.
[58] P. M., Cruz, N. B., Carvalho, and M. E., Valkama, “Evaluation of Second-Order Bandpass Sampling Receivers for Software Defined Radio,” European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference, Amsterdam, pp. 1047–1050, October 2012.
[59] P. M., Cruz and N. B., Carvalho, “Multi-Carrier Wideband Nonlinear Behavioral Modeling for Cognitive Radio Receivers,” European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference, Manchester, pp. 414–417, Oct. 2011.
[60] F., Akyildiz et al., “A Survey on Spectrum Management in Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE Communications Magazine, pp. 40–48, April 2008.
[61] E2R-II project white paper, “RF Transceiver Architecture for Cognitive Radio User Equipment,” June 2007.
[62] F. K., Jondral, “Cognitive Radio: A Communications Engineering View,” IEEE Wireless Communications, Vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 28–33, August 2007.
[63] M., Kitsunezuka, K., Kunihiro, and M., Fukaishi, “Efficient Use of the Spectrum,” IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 55–63, January-February 2012.
[64] O., Fatemieh, R., Chandra, and C. A., Gunter, “Low Cost and Secure Smart Meter Communications Using the TV White Spaces,” International Symposium Resilient Control Systems(ISRCS), Idaho Falls, ID, pp. 37–12, August 2010.