BER Driven Synthesis for Directional Modulation Secured Wireless Communication

Yuan Ding, Vincent Fusco

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Abstract

Directional modulation (DM) is a recently introduced technique for secure wireless transmission using direct physical layer wave-front manipulation. This paper provides a bit error rate (BER)-based DM array synthesis method. It is shown for the first time that the standard constellation mappings in In-phase and Quadrature (IQ) space to a pre-specified BER can be exactly achieved along a given specified spatial direction. Different receiver capabilities are investigated and different assessment metrics for each case are discussed. The approach is validated for a 1 × 4 element dipole array operating at 1 GHz.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)139-149
JournalInternational Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies
Volume6
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2013

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