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UAV Communication Aided by Intelligent Reflective Surfaces - A Performance Analysis in the Context of Industry 4
  • Asim Ul Haq ,
  • Muhammad Bilal ,
  • Albena Mihovska
Asim Ul Haq
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Muhammad Bilal
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Albena Mihovska
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Abstract

This paper presents a wireless communication solution enabled by unmanned aerial vehicles and intelligent reflecting surfaces for catering to the wireless communication needs of smart factories. The simulation results show the comparison of indoor and outdoor deployment of intelligent reflecting surfaces. Furthermore, a relation of cross-sectional area of reflecting surface to required bandwidth is shown graphically.