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Cross-Layer Scheduling with Infrequent Channel and Queue Measurements

Manikandan, C and Bhashyam, Srikrishna and Sundaresan, Rajesh (2009) Cross-Layer Scheduling with Infrequent Channel and Queue Measurements. In: IEEE transactions on wireless communications, 8 (12). pp. 5737-5742.

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The downlink scheduling problem in multi-queue multi-server systems under channel uncertainty is considered. Two policies that make allocations based on predicted channel states are proposed. The first is an extension of the well-known dynamic backpressure policy to the uncertain channel case. The second is a variant that improves delay performance under light loads. The stability region of the system is characterised and the first policy is argued to be throughput optimal. A recently proposed policy of Kar et al [1] has lesser complexity, but is shown to be throughput suboptimal. Further, simulations demonstrate better delay and backlog properties for both our policies at light loads.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publication: IEEE transactions on wireless communications
Publisher: IEEE
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Keywords: Backpressure policy; CDMA; cross-layer scheduling; max-weight scheduling; OFDM; polymatching; throughput optimal policy; stability region
Department/Centre: Division of Electrical Sciences > Electrical Communication Engineering
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2010 11:45
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2010 05:54
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ac.in/id/eprint/25335

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