Bibliography of Cooperative Communications 

Last update: Oct. 15, 2008

 (Home: www.ee.unsw.edu.au/~wzhang/ )


Some topics:

General

  1. J. N. Laneman, G. W. Wornell, and D. N. C. Tse, ``An efficient protocol for realizing cooperative diversity in wireless networks,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Washington, DC, June 2001, p. 294.

  2. J. N. Laneman, D. N. C. Tse, and G. W. Wornell, ``Cooperative diversity in wireless networks: efficient protocols and outage behavior,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 50, pp. 3062-3080, Dec. 2004.

  3. J. N. Laneman and G. W. Wornell, ``Distributed space-time-coded protocols for exploiting cooperative diversity in wireless networks,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 49, pp. 2415-2425, Oct. 2003.

  4. R. U. Nabar, H. Bolcskei, and F. W. Kneubuhler, ``Fading relay channels: performance limits and space-time signal design,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 22, pp. 1099-1109, Aug. 2004.

  5. A. Sendonaris, E. Erkip and B. Aazhang, ``Increasing uplink capacity via user cooperation diversity,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Aug. 1998, p. 196.

  6. A. Sendonaris, E. Erkip, and B. Aazhang, ``User cooperation diversity - Part I: system description,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 51, pp. 1927-1938, Nov. 2003.

  7. A. Sendonaris, E. Erkip, and B. Aazhang, ``User cooperation diversity - Part II: implementation aspects and performance analysis,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 51, pp. 1939-1948, Nov. 2003.

  8. J. Boyer, D. D. Falconer, and H. Yanikomeroglu, ``Multihop diversity in wireless relaying channels,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 52, pp. 1820-1830, Oct. 2004.

  9. P. Mitran, H. Ochiai, and V. Tarokh, ``Space-time diversity enhancements using collaborative communications,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp. 2041-2057, Jun. 2005.

  10. M. Katz and S. Shamai, ``Relaying protocols for two colocated users,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 52, pp. 2329-2344, June 2006.

  11. A. Steiner and S. Shamai, ``Single-user broadcasting protocols over a two-hop Relay fading channel,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 52, pp. 4821-4838, Nov. 2006.

  12. R. Pabst, et. al., ``Relay-based deployment concepts for wireless and mobile broadband radio,'' IEEE Commun. Mag., pp. 80-89, Sep. 2004.

  13. A. Nosratinia, T. E. Hunter, and A. Hedayat, ``Cooperative communication in wireless networks,'' IEEE Commun. Mag., pp. 74-80, Oct. 2004.

  14. H. Li and Q. Zhao, ``Distributed modulation for cooperative wireless communications,'' IEEE Signal Processing Mag., vol. 23, pp. 30-36, Sep. 2006.

  15. A. Scaglione, D. L. Goeckel, and J. N. Laneman, ``Cooperative communications in mobile ad hoc networks,'' IEEE Signal Processing Mag., vol. 23, pp. 18-29, Sep. 2006.

  16. V. Stankovic, A. Host-Madsen, and Z. Xiong, ``Cooperative diversity for wireless ad hoc networks,'' IEEE Signal Processing Mag., vol. 23, pp. 37-49, Sep. 2006.

  17. P. Liu, Z. Tao, Z. Lin, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, ``Cooperative wireless communications: a cross-layer approach,'' IEEE Wireless Commun. Mag., vol. 13, pp. 84-92, Aug. 2006.

  18. A. Bletsas and A. Lippman, ``Implementing cooperative diversity antenna arrays with commodity hardware,'' IEEE Commun. Mag., vol. 44, pp. 33-40, Dec. 2006.

Capacity

  1. A. El Gamal and S. Zahedi, ``Capacity of a class of relay channels with orthogonal components,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp. 1815-1817, May 2005.

  2. G. Kramer, M. Gastpar, and P. Gupta, ``Cooperative strategies and capacity theorems for relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp,.3037-3063, Sep. 2005.

  3. A. Host-Madsen, and J. Zhang, ``Capacity bounds and power allocation for wireless relay channels,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp. 2020-2040, June. 2005.

  4. B. Wang, J. Zhang, and A. Host-Madsen, ``On the capacity of MIMO relay channels,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp. 29-43, Jan. 2005.

  5. Y. Liang and V. V. Veeravalli, ``Gaussian orthogonal relay channels: optimal resource allocation and capacity,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp. 3284-3289, Sep. 2005.

  6. Y. Liang and V. V. Veeravalli, ``Cooperative relay broadcast channels,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 53, pp. 900-928, Mar. 2007.

  7. B. Wang, J. Zhang, and A. Host-Madsen, ``On the capacity of MIMO relay channels,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp. 29-43, Jan. 2005.

  8. A. S. Avestimehr and D. N. C. Tse, ``Outage capacity of the fading relay channel in the low-SNR regime,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 53, pp. 1401-1415, Apr. 2007.

  9. J. Wagner, B. Rankov, and A. Wittneben, ``On the asymptotic capacity of the Rayleigh fading amplify-and-forward MIMO relay channel,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Nice, France, June 24-29, pp. 2711-2715.

Performance Analysis

  1. P. A. Anghel and M. Kaveh, ``Exact symbol error probability of a cooperative network in a Rayleigh-fading environment,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 3, pp. 1416-1421, Sep. 2004.

  2. P. A. Anghel and M. Kaveh, ``On the performance of distributed space-time coding systems with one and two non-regenerative relays,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, pp. 682-692, Mar. 2006.

  3. M. O. Hasna and M.-S. Alouini, ``End-to-end performance of transmission systems with relays over Rayleigh-fading channels,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 2, pp. 1126-1131, Nov. 2003.

  4. M. O. Hasna and M.-S. Alouini, ``Harmonic mean and end-to-end performance of transmission systems with relays,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 52, pp. 130-135, Jan. 2004.

  5. G. K. Karagiannidis, T. A. Tsiftsis, and R. K. Mallik, ``Bounds for multihop relayed communications in Nakagami-m fading,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 54, pp. 18-22, Jan. 2006.

  6. A. Ribeiro, X. Cai, and G. B. Giannakis, ``Symbol error probabilities for general cooperative links,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 4, pp. 1264--1273, May 2005.

  7. C. S. Patel, G. L. Stuber, and T. G. Pratt, ``Statistical properties of amplify and forward relay fading channels,'' IEEE Trans. Veh. Technol., vol. 55, pp. 1-9, Jan. 2006.

  8. I. Lee and D. Kim, ``BER analysis for decode-and-forward relaying in dissimilar Rayleigh fading channels,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 11, pp. 52-54, Jan. 2007.

  9. N. C. Beaulieu, J. Hu, ``A closed-form expression for the outage probability of decode-and-forward relaying in dissimilar Rayleigh fading channels,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 10,  pp. 813-815,  Dec. 2006.

  10. A. K. Sadek, W. Su, and K. J. R. Liu, ``Multinode cooperative communications in wireless networks,'' IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 55, pp. 341-355, Jan. 2007.

  11. M. Dohler, Y. Li, B. Vucetic, A. H. Aghvami, M. Arndt, and D. Barthel, ``Performance analysis of distributed space-time block-encoded sensor networks,'' IEEE Trans. Veh. Technol., vol. 55, pp. 1776-1789, Nov. 2006.

  12. M. Uysal, O. Canpolat, and M. M. Fareed, ``Asymptotic performance analysis of distributed space-time code,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 10, pp. 775-777, Nov. 2006.

  13. A. Adinoyi and H. Yanikomeroglu, ``Cooperative relaying in multi-antenna fixed relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 533-544, Feb. 2007.

  14. S. Ikki and M. H. Ahmed, ``Performance analysis of cooperation diversity wireless networks over Nakagami-m fading channel,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 11, pp. 334-336, Apr. 2007.

  15. A. Bletsas, H. Shin, and M. Z. Win, ``Outage analysis for cooperative communication with amplify-and-forward relays,'' Electronic Lett., vol. 43, pp. 353-355, Mar. 15, 2007.

  16. D. S. Michalopoulos and G. K. Daragiannidis, ``Distributed switch and stay combining (DSSC) with a single decode and forward relay,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 11, pp. 408-410, May 2007.

  17. T. Unger and A. Klein, ``On the performance of distributed space-time block codes in cooperative relay networks,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 11, pp. 411-413, May 2007.

  18. H. Muhaidat and M. Uysal, ``Cooperative diversity with multiple-antenna nodes in fading relay channels,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 3036-3046, Aug. 2008.

  19. H. Shin and J. B. Song, ``MRC analysis of cooperative diversity with fixed-gain relays in Nakagami-m fading channels,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp.2069-2074,  June 2008.

  20. Y. A. Chau and K. Y. Huang, ``Channel statistics and performance of cooperative selection diversity with dual-hop amplify-and-forward relay over Rayleigh fading channels,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1779-1785, May 2008.

  21. Z. Yi and I-M. Kim, ``Diversity order analysis of the decode-and-forward cooperative networks with relay selection,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1792-1799, May 2008.

  22. L.-L. Yang and H.-H. Chen, ``Error probability of digital communications using relay diversity over Nakagami-m fading channels,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1806-1811, May 2008.

  23. G. Farhadi and N. C. Beaulieu, ``On the performance of amplify-and-forward cooperative systems with fixed gain relays,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1851-1856, May 2008.

  24.  

Distributed Space-time Code Design & Diversity-Multiplexing Tradeoff

  1. Y. Jing and B. Hassibi, ``Distributed space-time coding in wireless relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, pp. 3524-3536, Dec. 2006.

  2. Y. Jing and B. Hassibi, ``Cooperative diversity in wireless relay networks with multiple-antenna nodes,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Adelaide, Australia, Sep. 2005, pp. 815-819.

  3. Y. Jing and H. Jafarkhani, ``Using orthogonal and quasi-orthogonal designs in wireless relay networks,'' in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, Dec. 2006.

  4. F. Oggier and B. Hassibi, ``An algebraic family of distributed space-time codes for wireless relay networks,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Seattle, USA, July 9-14, 2006, pp. 538-541.

  5. F. Oggier and B. Hassibi, ``A coding scheme for wireless networks with multiple antenna nodes and no channel information,'' in Proc. IEEE ICASSP, Hawaii, USA, Apr. 2007.

  6. G. Scutari and S. Barbarossa, ``Distributed space-time coding for regenerative relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 4, pp. 2387-2399, Sep. 2005.

  7. K. Azarian, H. E. Gamal, and P. Schniter, ``On the achievable diversity-multiplexing tradeoff in half-duplex cooperative channels,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 51, pp. 4152-4172, Dec. 2005.

  8. S. Yang and J.-C. Belfiore, ``On slotted amplify-and-forward cooperative diversity schemes,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Seattle, USA, July 9-14, 2006, pp. 2446-2450.

  9. S. Yang and J.-C. Belfiore, ``Optimal space-time codes for the MIMO amplify-and-forward cooperative channel,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 647-663, Feb. 2007.

  10. P. Elia and F. Oggier, ``Asymptotically optimal cooperative wireless networks without constellation expansion,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Seattle, USA, July 9-14, 2006, pp. 2729-2733.

  11. P. Elia, F. Oggier, and P. Vijay Kumar, ``Asymptotically optimal cooperative wireless networks with reduced signaling complexity,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 258-267, Feb. 2007.

  12. A. Murugan, K. Azarian and H. El Gamal, ``Cooperative lattice coding and decoding,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 268--279, Feb. 2007.

  13. N. Prasad and M. K. Varanasi, ``High performance static and dynamic cooperative communication protocols for the half duplex fading relay channel,'' in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, Dec. 2006.

  14. M. Yuksel and E. Erkip. ``Cooperative wireless systems: A diversity multiplexing tradeoff perspective,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, submitted.  http://arxiv.org/abs/cs/0609122

  15. P. Elia, K. Vinodh, M. Anand, and P. Vijay Kumar, ``D-MG tradeoff and optimal codes for a class of AF and DF cooperative communication protocols,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, submitted. http://arxiv.org/abs/cs/0611156 

  16. Y. Ding, J. Zhang, and M. Wong, ``The amplify-and-forward half-duplex cooperative system: pairwise error probability and precoder design,'' IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 55, pp. 605-617, Feb. 2007.

  17. E. Stauffer, O. Oyman, R. Narasimhan, and A. Paulraj, ``Finite-SNR diversity-multiplexing tradeoffs in fading relay channels,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 245-257, Feb. 2007.

  18. G. Wang, Y. Zhang, and M. Amin, ``Differential distributed space-time modulation for cooperative networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, pp. 3097-3108, Nov. 2006.

  19. P. A. Anghel, G. Leus, and M. Kaveh, ``Distributed space-time cooperative systems with regenerative relays,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, pp. 3130-3141, Nov. 2006.

  20. S. Yiu, R. Schober, and L. Lampe, ``Distributed space-time block coding,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 54, pp. 1195-1206, July 2006.

  21. H. Mheidat, M. Uysal, and N. Al-Dhahir, ``Equalization techniques for distributed space-time block codes with amplify-and-forward relaying,'' IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 55, pp. 1839-1852, May 2007.

  22. Y. Fan, C. Wang, J. Thompson, and H. V. Poor, ``Recovering multiplexing loss through successive relaying using repetition coding,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., http://arxiv.org/abs/0705.3261

  23. C. Akcaba, P. Kuppinger, and H. Boelcskei, ``Distributed transmit diversity in relay networks,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0705.3677

  24. G. Susinder Rajan and B. Sundar Rajan, ``A non-orthogonal distributed space-time coded protocol - part I: signal model and design criteria,'' in Proc. IEEE  Inf. Theory Workshop, Chengdu, China, Oct. 2006, pp. 385-389.

  25. G. Susinder Rajan and B. Sundar Rajan, ``A non-orthogonal distributed space-time coded protocol - part II: code construction and DM-G tradeoff,'' in Proc. IEEE Inf. Theory Workshop, Chengdu, China, Oct. 2006, pp. 385-389.

  26. W. Zhang and K. B. Letaief, ``Full-rate distributed space-time codes for cooperative communications,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 2446-2451, July 2008.

  27. Y. Ding, J.-K. Zhang, and K. M. Wong, ``Optimal precoder for amplify-and-forward half-duplex relay system,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, no. 8, pp. 2890-2895, Aug. 2008.
     

OFDM-based Cooperative Communcations

  1. J. C. H. Lin and A. Stefanov, ``Coded cooperation for OFDM systems,'' in. Proc. IEEE WirelessCom, Maui, Hi, June 2005.

  2. L. Yu and A. Stefanov, ``Cooperative space-time coding for MIMO OFDM systems,'' in Proc. IEEE MILCOM, Oct. 2005, vol. 2, pp. 990-995.

  3. H. Mheidat, M. Uysal, and N. Al-Dhahir, ``Distributed space-time block coded OFDM for relay-assisted transmission,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 10, pp. 4513-4519, June 2006.

  4. W. P. Siriwongpairat, A. K. Sadek, and K. J. R. Liu, ``An efficient cooperative protocol for multiuser-OFDM networks,'' in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, 2006.

  5. L. Dai, B. Gui, L. J. Cimini Jr., ``Selective relaying in OFDM multihop cooperative networks,'' in Proc. IEEE WCNC, Hong Kong, Mar. 2007, pp. 963-968.

  6. W. Zhang, Y. Li, X.-G. Xia, P. C. Ching, and K. B. Letaief ``Distributive space-frequency coding in broadband ad hoc networks,'' in Proc. IEEE ICASSP, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, Apr. 15-20, 2007.

  7. W. Zhang, Y. Li, X.-G. Xia, P. C. Ching, and K. B. Bletaief, ``Distributed space-frequency coding for cooperative diversity in broadband wireless ad hoc networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., pp. 995-1003, May 2008.

  8. W. P. Siriwongpairat, A. K. Sadek, and K. J. R. Liu, ``Cooperative communications protocol for multiuser OFDM networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 2430-2435, July 2008.

  9. M. Kaneko, K. Hayashi, P. Popovski, K. Ikeda, H. Sakai, and R. Prasad, ``Amplify-and-forward cooperative diversity schemes for multi-carrier systems,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1845-1850, May 2008.

Multihop Relay Networks

  1. O. Oyman, ``Opportunism in multiuser relay channels: scheduling, routing and spectrum reuse,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Nice, France, June 24-29, pp. 286-290.

  2. Y. Liu, R. Hoshyar, X. Yang, and R. Tafazolli, ``Integrated radio resource allocation for multihop cellular networks with fixed relay stations,'' EEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 24, pp. 2137-2146, Nov. 2006.

Efficient Cooperative Protocol

  1. B. Rankov and A. Wittneben, ``Spectral efficient protocols for half-duplex fading relay channels,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 379-389, Feb. 2007.

  2. Y. Fan, C. Wang, J. Thompson, and H. V. Poor, ``Recovering multiplexing loss through successive relaying using repetition coding,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0705.3261

Coded Cooperation

  1. A. Stefanov and E. Erkip, ``Cooperative coding for wireless networks,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 52, pp. 1470-1476, Sep. 2004.

  2. A. Stefanov and E. Erkip, ``Cooperative space-time coding for wireless networks,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 52, pp. 1804-1809, Nov. 2005.

  3. T. E. Hunter and A. Nosratinia, ``Cooperation diversity through coding,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Lausanne, Switzerland, June, 2002, p. 220.

  4. T. E. Hunter and A. Nosratinia, ``Diversity through coded cooperation,''  IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, pp. 283-289, Feb. 2006.

  5. T. Hunter, S. Sanayei, and A. Nosratinia, ``Outage analysis of coded cooperation,'' IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 52, pp. 375-391, Feb. 2006.

  6. S. J. Kim, P. Mitran, and V. Tarokh, ``Performance bounds for bi-directional coded cooperation protocols,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/cs/0703017

Relay Selection (Opportunistic Relaying)

  1. A. Bletsas, D. P. Reed, and A. Lippman, ``A simple cooperative diversity method based on network path selection,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 24, pp. 659--672, Mar. 2006.

  2. A. Bletsas, H. Shin, and M. Z. Win, ``Outage optimality of opportunistic amplify-and-forward relaying,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 11, pp. 261-263, Mar. 2007.

  3. Z. Lin, E. Erkip, and A. Stefanov, ``Cooperative regions and partner choice in coded cooperative systems,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 54, pp. 1323-1334, July 2006.

  4. Y. Zhao, R. Adve, and T. J. Lim, ``Improving amplify-and-forward relay networks: optimal power allocation versus selection,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 3114-3122, Aug. 2007.

  5. Y. Zhao, R. Adve, and T. J. Lim, ``Symbol error rate of selection amplify-and-forward relay systems,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., Nov. 2006.

  6. R. Madan, N. B. Mehta, A. F. Molisch and J. Zhang, ``Energy-efficient cooperative relaying over fading channels with simple relay selection,'' in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, Dec. 2006.

  7. D. S. Michalopoulos, G. K. Karagiannidis, T. A. Tsiftsis, and R. K. Mallik, ``An optimized user selection method for cooperative diversity systems,'' in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, Dec. 2006.

  8. X. Liu and W. Su, ''Optimum selection relaying protocols in cooperative wireless networks,'' in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, Dec. 2006.

  9. A. S. Ibrahim, A. K. Sadek, W. Su, and K. J. R. Liu, ``Relay selection in multi-node cooperative communications: when to cooperate and whom to cooperate with?'' in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, Dec. 2006.

  10. A. S. Ibrahim, A. K. Sadek, W. Su, and K. J. R. Liu, ``Cooperative communications with relay-selection: when to cooperate and whom to cooperate with?,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 2814-2827, July 2008.

  11. A. Nosratinia and T. E. Hunter, ``Grouping and partner selection in cooperative wireless networks,'' IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 369-378, Feb. 2007.

  12. T. A. Tsiftsis, G. K. Karagiannidis, P. Takis Mathiopoulos, and S. A. Kotsopoulos, ``Nonregenerative dual-hop cooperative links with selection diversity,'' EURASIP J. Wireless Commun. and Networking, 2006.

  13. H. Yang and A. P. Petropulu, ``Alliances with optimal relay selection,'' in Proc. IEEE ICASSP, Hawaii, Apr. 2007, vol. 3, pp. 1265-1268.

  14. A. Tajer and A. Nosratinia, ``Opportunistic cooperation via relay selection with minimal information exchange,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Nice, France, June 24-29, 2007, pp. 1926-1930.

  15. C. Hucher, G. R.-B. Othman, J.-C. Belfiore, ``Adaptive amplify-and-forward cooperative channel,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Nice, France, June 24-29, 2007, pp. 2706-2710.

  16. R. Madan, N. B. Mehta, A. F. Molisch, and J. Zhang, ``Energy-efficient cooperative relaying over fading channels with simple relay selection,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 3013-3025, Aug. 2008.

  17. Z. Zhou, S. Zhou, J.-H. Cui, and S. Cui, ``Energy-efficient cooperative communication based on power control and selective single-relay in wireless sensor networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 3066-3078, Aug. 2008.

  18. A. Bletsas, A. Khisti, and M. Z. Win, ``Opportunistic cooperative diversity with feedback and cheap radios,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., pp. 1823-1827, May 2008.

  19. T. J. Oechtering and H. Boche, ``Bidirectional regenerative half-duplex relaying using relay selection,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1879-1888, May 2008.

  20. D. S. Michalopoulos and G. K. Karagiannidis, ``PHY-layer fairness in amplify and forward cooperative diversity systems,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1073-1083, Mar. 2008.

  21. C. K. Lo, R. W .Heath, and S. Vishwanath, ``Hybrid-ARQ in multihop networks with opportunistic relay selection,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0704.0802

  22. C. K. Lo, R. W .Heath, and S. Vishwanath, ``Opportunistic relay selection with limited feedback,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0704.0805

  23. K. Rajawat and A. Banerjee, ``Selection relaying at low signal to noise ratios,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0707.0234

Resource Allocation

  1. I. Maric and R. D. Yates, ``Bandwidth and power allocation for cooperative strategies in Gaussian relay networks,'' in Proc. IEEE Asilomar Conf. Signals, Systems and Computers, Nov. 2004, vol. 2., pp. 1907-1911.

  2. T. Ng and W. Yu, ``Joint optimization of relay strategies and resource allocation in cooperative cellular networks,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 328-229, Feb. 2007.

  3. X. M. Deng and A. M. Haimovich, ``Power allocation for cooperative relaying in wireless networks,'' IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 9, pp. 994-996, Nov. 2005.

  4. S. Serbetli and A. Yener, ``Relay assisted F/TDMA ad hoc networks: node classification, power allocation and relaying strategies,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/cs/0701002

  5. H. Li and H. Liu, ``An analysis on uplink OFDMA optimality,'' in Proc. IEEE VTC, 2006, vol. 3, pp. 1339-1343.

  6. G. Li and H. Liu, ``Resource allocation for OFDMA relay networks with fairness constraints,'' IEEE J. Select. Areas Commun., vol. 24, pp. 2061-2069, Nov. 2006.

  7. I. Hammerstrom and A. Wittneben, ``On the optimal power allocation for nonregenerative OFDM relay links,'' in Proc. IEEE ICC, Turkey, June 2006, pp. 4463-4468.

  8. Z. Yang and A. Host-Madsen, ``Routing and power allocation in asynchronous Gaussian multiple-relay channels,'' EURASIP J. Wireless Commun. and Networking, 2006.

  9. T. C.-Y. Ng, and W. Yu, ``Joint optimization of relay strategies and resource allocations in cooperative cellular networks,'' IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 328-339, Feb. 2007.

  10. S. Savazzi and U. Spagnolini, ``Energy aware power allocation, strategies for multihop-cooperative transmission schemes,'' IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 318-327, Feb. 2007.

  11. R. Annavajjlal, P. C. Cosman, and L. B. Milstein, ``Statistical channel knowledge-based optimum power allocation for relaying protocols in the high SNR regime,'' IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 292-305, Feb. 2007.

  12. T. Himsoon, W. P. Siriwongpairat, Z. Han, and K. J. R. Liu, ``Lifetime maximization via cooperative nodes and relay deployment in wireless networks,'' IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 306-317, Feb. 2007.

  13. L. Dai, W. Chen, K. B. Letaief and Z. Cao, ``A fair multiuser cooperation protocol for increasing the throughput in energy-constrained ad-hoc networks,'' in Proc. IEEE ICC 2006, Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 3633-3638.

  14. W. Chen, L. Dai, K. B. Letaief, and Z. Cao, ``Fair and efficient resource allocation for cooperative diversity in ad-hoc wireless networks,'' in Proc. IEEE WCNC, Mar. 2007, Hong Kong.

  15. Y. Li, B. Vucetic, Z. Zhou, and M. Dohler, ``Distributed adaptive power allocation for wireless relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 948-958, Mar. 2007.

  16. J. Luo, R. S. Blum. L. J. Cimini, and L. J. Greenstein, ``Decode-and-forward cooperative diversity with power allocation in wireless networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 793-799, Mar. 2007.

  17. D. Gunduz and E. Erkip, ``Opportunistic cooperation by dynamic resource allocation,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 1446-1454, Apr. 2007.

  18. Y.-W. Hong, W.-J. Huang, F.-H. Chiu, and C.-C. J. Kuo, ``Cooperative communications in resource-constrained wireless networks,'' IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 24, pp. 47-57, May 2007.

  19. J. Tang and X. Zhang, ``Cross-layer resource allocation over wireless relay networks for quality of service provisioning,'' IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 25, pp. 645-656, May 2007.

  20. L. Sankar, Y. Liang, H. V. Poor, and N. Mandayam, ``Opportunistic communications in an orthogonal multiaccess relay channel,'' in Proc. IEEE ISIT, Nice, France, June 23-29, 2007, pp. 1261-1265.

  21. N. Khajehnouri and A. H. Sayed, ``Distributed MMSE relay strategies for wireless sensor networks,'' IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 55, pp. 3336-3348, July 2007.

  22. A. P. T. Lau and S. Cui, ``Joint power minimization in wireless relay channels,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 2820-2824, Aug. 2007.

  23. I. Hammerstrom and A. Wittnenben, ``Power allocation schemes for amplify-and-forward MIMO-OFDM relay links,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 2798-2802, Aug. 2007.

  24. M. Pischella and J.-C. Belfiore, ``Power control in distributed cooperative OFDMA cellular networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1900-1906, May 2008.

  25. M. Chen, S. Serbetli, and A. Yener, ``Distributed power allocation strategies for parallel relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 552-561, Feb. 2008.

  26.  

MIMO Relay

  1. H. Bolcskei, R. U. Nabar, O. Oyman, and A. J. Paulraj, ``Capacity scaling laws in MIMO relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, pp. 1433-1444, June 2006.

  2. T. Abe, H. Shi, and T. Asai, and H. Yoshino, ``Relay techniques for MIMO wireless networks with multple source and multiple destination pairs,'' EURASIP J. Wireless Commun. and Networking, 2006.

  3. A. Adinoyi and H. Yanikomeroglu, ``Cooperative relaying in multi-antenna fixed relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 533-544, Feb. 2007.

  4. T. Kang and V. Rodoplu, ``Algorithms for the MIMO single relay channels,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 1596-1600, May 2007.

  5. Y. Fan and J. Thompson, ``MIMO configurations for relay channels: theory and practice,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 1774-1786, May 2007.

  6. X. Tang and Y. Hua, ``Optimal design of non-regenerative MIMO wireless relays,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, pp. 1398-1407, Apr. 2007.

  7. O. M. Medina, J. Vidal, and A. Agustin, ``Linear transceiver design in nonregenerative relays with channel state information,'' IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 55, pp. 2593-2604, June 2007.

  8. C. K. Lo, S. Vishwanath, and R. W .Heath, ``Rate bounds for MIMO relay channels using message splitting,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0705.0564

  9. S. Yang and J.-C. Belfiore, ``Diversity of MIMO multihop relay channels - Part I: amplify-and-forward,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0704.3969

  10. S. O. Gharan, A. Bayesteh, and A. K. Khandani, ``Asymptotic analysis of amplify and forward relaying in a parallel MIMO relay network,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/cs/0703151

Asynchronous Cooperative Communications

  1. Y. Mei, Y. Hua, A. Swami, and B. Dneshrad, ``Combating synchronization errors in cooperative relays,'' in Proc. IEEE ICASSP, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Mar. 2005, vol. 3, pp. 369-372.

  2. S. Wei, D. L. Goeckel, and M. C. Valenti, ``Asynchronous cooperative diversity,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, pp. 1547-1557, June 2006.

  3. D. Veronesi and D. L. Goeckel, ``Multiple frequency offset compensation in cooperative wireless systems,'' in Proc. IEEE Globecom, San Francisco, CA, USA, Nov. 27-Dec. 1, 2006.

  4. Y. Shang and X.-G. Xia, ``Shift-full-rank matrices and applications in space-time trellis codes for relay networks with asynchronous cooperative diversity,'' IEEE Inf. Theory, vol. 52, pp. 3153-3167, July 2006.

  5. Y. Li and X.-G. Xia, ``A family of distributed space-time trellis codes with asynchronous cooperative diversity,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 55, pp. 790-800, Apr. 2007.

  6. X. Li, ``Space-time coded multi-transmission among distributed transmission without perfect synchronization,'' IEEE Signal Processing Lett., vol. 11, pp. 948-951, Dec. 2004.

  7. X. Li, M. Chen, and W. Liu ``Application of STBC-encoded cooperative transmissions in wireless sensor networks,'' IEEE Signal Processing Lett., vol. 12, pp. 134-137, Feb. 2005.

  8. K. Tourki and L. Deneire, ``Channel and delay estimation algorithm for asynchronous cooperative diversity,'' Wireless Personal Comunications, vol. 37, pp. 361-369, May 2006.

  9. A. O. Yilmaz, ``Cooperative diversity in carrier frequency offset,'' IEEE Commun. Lett. vol. 11, pp. 307-309,  Apr. 2007.

  10. X. Guo and X.-G. Xia, ``A distributed space-time coding in asynchronous wireless relay networks,'' IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 7, pp. 1812-1816, May 2008.

  11. P. A. Parker, P. Mitran, D. W. Bliss, and V. Tarokh, ``On bounds and algorithms for frequency synchronization for collaborative communication systems,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0704.3054

  12. S. Wei, ``Diversity-multiplexing tradeoff of asynchronous cooperative diversity in wireless networks,'' http://arxiv.org/abs/0708.1179