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Rain induced scintillation measurement on satellite link in tropical climate

Islam, Md. Rafiqul and Al-Khateeb, Khalid A. Saeed and Md Isa, Farah Nadia and Dao, Hassan and Mohd. Salleh, Hamzah and Ghazali, M.A. M. (2014) Rain induced scintillation measurement on satellite link in tropical climate. In: 5th International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2014), 23th - 25th September 2014, Sunway Putra Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.

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Abstract

Attenuation time series were collected to study the rain induced scintillation during September 2011 – August 2012 from MEASAT3 satellite operating at Ku-band. In this paper, scintillation statistics are analyzed in rainy condition extracted manually from 188 rainy events. The scintillation distributions are represented scintillation intensity and amplitude by monthly, seasonal, worst-month and annual distributions. Probability density function (PDF) of scintillation intensity correspondingly agrees to Generalize Extreme Value (GEV) fit. In addition, model validation to the measured data is also provided.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 3802/39159 (ISBN: 9781479976355, DOI: 10.1109/ICCCE.2014.60)
Uncontrolled Keywords: component; attenuation; rain; scintillation; tropical climate.
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK5101 Telecommunication. Including telegraphy, radio, radar, television
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Depositing User: Dr. Md. Rafiqul Islam
Date Deposited: 18 Nov 2014 08:42
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2016 15:56
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/39159

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