Noise Analysis in Ligand-Binding Reception for Molecular Communication in Nanonetworks

  title={Noise Analysis in Ligand-Binding Reception for Molecular Communication in Nanonetworks},
  author={Massimiliano Pierobon and Ian F. Akyildiz},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing},
Molecular communication (MC) will enable the exchange of information among nanoscale devices. In this novel bio-inspired communication paradigm, molecules are employed to encode, transmit and receive information. In the most general case, these molecules are propagated in the medium by means of free diffusion. An information theoretical analysis of diffusion-based MC is required to better understand the potential of this novel communication mechanism. The study and the modeling of the noise… 
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