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Streaming from the Air: Enabling Drone-sourced Video Streaming Applications on 5G Open-RAN Architectures

@inproceedings{Bertizzolo2021StreamingFT,
  title={Streaming from the Air: Enabling Drone-sourced Video Streaming Applications on 5G Open-RAN Architectures},
  author={Lorenzo Bertizzolo and Tuyen X. Tran and John Buczek and Bharath Balasubramanian and Rittwik Jana and Yu Zhou and Tommaso Melodia},
  year={2021}
}
Enabling high data-rate uplink cellular connectivity for drones is a challenging problem, since a flying drone has a higher likelihood of having line-of-sight propagation to base stations that terrestrial UEs normally do not have line-of-sight to. This may result in uplink inter-cell interference and uplink performance degradation for the neighboring ground UEs when drones transmit at high data-rates (e.g., video streaming). We address this problem from a cellular operator’s standpoint to… 

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