Year 2018, Volume 19, Issue 4, Pages 948 - 962 2018-12-31

ASSESSMENT OF RADIO SPECTRUM PROFILE IN NIGERIA USING MULTI-BAND AND MULTI-LOCATION RADIO SPECTRUM OCCUPANCY MEASUREMENTS

Jide Popoola [1] , Uche Otuu [2]

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This paper presents multi-band and multi-location spectrum measurements campaign conducted in Nigeria in 80-2200 MHz frequency range. The objectives of the study are to quantitatively determine the actual radio spectrum usage profile situation in Nigeria and to determine the radio spectrum usage profile in Nigeria in time, frequency and space. The results from the spectrum measurements campaign shows that a lot of allocated frequency bands in Nigeria have very low signal occupancy rates with the occupancy rates vary randomly in time, frequency and space like other parts of the world. The spectrum measurements campaign results also show that the actual spectral occupancy in Nigeria is less than 10.00%. The low spectral occupancy rate in the five major metropolises suggests a hopeful future for dynamic spectrum access in Nigeria.
Radio spectrum, , spectrum occupancy measurement, radio spectrum monitoring, spectrum sensing methods, duty cycle
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Author: Jide Popoola

Author: Uche Otuu

Dates

Publication Date: December 31, 2018

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APA Popoola, J , Otuu, U . (2018). ASSESSMENT OF RADIO SPECTRUM PROFILE IN NIGERIA USING MULTI-BAND AND MULTI-LOCATION RADIO SPECTRUM OCCUPANCY MEASUREMENTS. Eskişehir Technical University Journal of Science and Technology A - Applied Sciences and Engineering, 19 (4), 948-962. DOI: 10.18038/aubtda.425027
MLA Popoola, J , Otuu, U . "ASSESSMENT OF RADIO SPECTRUM PROFILE IN NIGERIA USING MULTI-BAND AND MULTI-LOCATION RADIO SPECTRUM OCCUPANCY MEASUREMENTS". Eskişehir Technical University Journal of Science and Technology A - Applied Sciences and Engineering 19 (2018): 948-962 <http://dergipark.org.tr/estubtda/issue/42733/515789>
Chicago Popoola, J , Otuu, U . "ASSESSMENT OF RADIO SPECTRUM PROFILE IN NIGERIA USING MULTI-BAND AND MULTI-LOCATION RADIO SPECTRUM OCCUPANCY MEASUREMENTS". Eskişehir Technical University Journal of Science and Technology A - Applied Sciences and Engineering 19 (2018): 948-962
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ISNAD Popoola, Jide , Otuu, Uche . "ASSESSMENT OF RADIO SPECTRUM PROFILE IN NIGERIA USING MULTI-BAND AND MULTI-LOCATION RADIO SPECTRUM OCCUPANCY MEASUREMENTS". Eskişehir Technical University Journal of Science and Technology A - Applied Sciences and Engineering 19 / 4 (December 2019): 948-962. https://doi.org/10.18038/aubtda.425027
AMA Popoola J , Otuu U . ASSESSMENT OF RADIO SPECTRUM PROFILE IN NIGERIA USING MULTI-BAND AND MULTI-LOCATION RADIO SPECTRUM OCCUPANCY MEASUREMENTS. Eskişehir Technical University Journal of Science and Technology A - Applied Sciences and Engineering. 2018; 19(4): 948-962.
Vancouver Popoola J , Otuu U . ASSESSMENT OF RADIO SPECTRUM PROFILE IN NIGERIA USING MULTI-BAND AND MULTI-LOCATION RADIO SPECTRUM OCCUPANCY MEASUREMENTS. Eskişehir Technical University Journal of Science and Technology A - Applied Sciences and Engineering. 2018; 19(4): 962-948.