5G NR Radio Network Temporary Identifier (RNTI)

RNTI stands for Radio Network Temporary Identifier. RNTIs are used to differentiate/identify a connected UE in the cell, a specific radio channel, a group of UEs in case of paging, […]

5G Self Backhaul- Integrated Access and Backhaul

Self-Backhauling Concept Self-backhauling defined as when the access i.e. Base station – Mobile and the backhaul (Base Station to Base Station or Base Station to Core Network) share the same […]

Hybrid Automatic Repeat Request (HARQ) in LTE FDD

HARQ stands for Hybrid Automatic Repeat Request. HARQ = ARQ + FEC (Forward Error Correction)/Soft Combining. ARQ refers to Automatic Repeat Request i.e. if sender doesn’t receive Acknowledgement (ACK) before timeout, the […]

5G NR Bandwidth Part (BWP)

A Bandwidth Part is a contiguous set of physical resource blocks (PRBs) on a given carrier. These RBs are  selected from a contiguous subset of the common resource blocks for […]