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Intelligent Omni-Surfaces for Full-Dimensional Wireless Communications: Principle, Technology, and Implementation

  title={Intelligent Omni-Surfaces for Full-Dimensional Wireless Communications: Principle, Technology, and Implementation},
  author={Hongliang Zhang and Shuhao Zeng and Boya Di and Yunhua Tan and Marco di Renzo and M{\'e}rouane Debbah and Lingyang Song and Zhu Han and H. Vincent Poor},
The recent development of metasurfaces has motivated their potential use for improving the performance of wireless communication networks by manipulating the propagation environment through nearly-passive sub-wavelength scattering elements arranged on a surface. However, most studies of this technology focus on reflective metasurfaces, i.e., the surface reflects the incident signals towards receivers located on the same side of the transmitter, which restricts the coverage to one side of the… Expand

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