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Comparison of ITU-R predicted rainfall rates against measured data in Malaysia

Khairolanuar, Muhamad Haziq and Ismail, Ahmad Fadzil and Jusoh, Ahmad Zamani and Khan, Sheroz and Alam, A. H. M. Zahirul (2014) Comparison of ITU-R predicted rainfall rates against measured data in Malaysia. In: 2014 IEEE Symposium on Wireless Technology and Applications (ISWTA), 28th Sept- 1st Oct 2014, Kota Kinabalu.

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Abstract

This paper presents assessments of ITU’s predicted rainfall intensities against measurements acquired from a campaign in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Data for a period of twenty months were collected between 1996 and 1998. The statistical analyses involve generation of annual cumulative distributions. Predicted values generated using established ITU- R rainfall intensity prediction models are compared with measurements, in order to test the validity of each model. Based on the comparison between the available rainfall intensity models, it can be suggested that the locally measured rainfall intensity annual cumulative distribution falls within the ITU-R climatic zone P, as suggested by the earliest ITU-R P.837-1 recommendation.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Additional Information: 5068/41657 ISBN: 978-147995436-0
Uncontrolled Keywords: rainfall intensity; equatorial region; ITU-R 837; prediction method; annual cumulative distribution
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK5101 Telecommunication. Including telegraphy, radio, radar, television
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Depositing User: NUURUL HUDAA MOHD SOBLI
Date Deposited: 18 Feb 2015 08:37
Last Modified: 11 Jun 2018 13:07
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/41657

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