• Corpus ID: 15664

Software Radios for Wireless Networking

  title={Software Radios for Wireless Networking},
  author={Vanu G. Bose and Alok B. Shah and Michael Ismert},
This paper describes a novel architecture for building software wireless network interfaces. These interfaces, implemented in user-level software, run on oo-the-shelf PCs and replace all of the link and many of the physical layer functions typically implemented in dedicated hardware on a network interface card (NIC). They provide all of the processing needed to transform between wideband IF signals and network packets. Moving this functionality into user-level software has several advantages… 

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