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Annals of Computer Science and Information Systems, Volume 10

Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Research in Intelligent and Computing in Engineering

Nature Inspired Techniques for Interference Management in Femtocells: A Survey


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15439/2017R115

Citation: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Research in Intelligent and Computing in Engineering, Vijender Kumar Solanki, Vijay Bhasker Semwal, Rubén González Crespo, Vishwanath Bijalwan (eds). ACSIS, Vol. 10, pages 157160 ()

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Abstract. In the wireless communication system the transmitter and receiver close to each other to improve the data rates and capacity. Therefore, the wireless networks are more popular than the traditional wired services. In the wireless networks, to cover cells the low power nodes such as macrocells, picocells, femtocells base stations (BSs) deployed to improve the indoor coverage. The femtocell base station reduces operators operational cost, maintainance and infrastructure. At the time of femtocell deployment, the femtocell base station deal with a number of technical challenges, among those all the interference management is more important. In femtocell network, one femtocell creates the interference to its neighboring femtocells.To deal with interference management challenge number of researchers have suggested different types of solutions. The survey shows that nature inspired metaheuristic algorithm has the powerful impact on interference cancellation and avoidance.This survey paper focuses on bat algorithm for the resource allocation problem in a femtocell


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