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fading

[′fād·iŋ]
(communications)
Variations in the field strength of a radio signal that are caused by changes in the transmission medium.
(graphic arts)
The loss of density on a photographic image.
(textiles)
A change in the color of a fabric produced by a natural or artificial agent, such as sunlight or an abrasive.

Fading

The effect caused by excessive exposure to sunlight or weathering, usually in terms of color or luster.

fading

The loss of color of a paint film through exposure to sunlight and weather.

fading

i. The variation of radio field strength caused by changes in the strength of the transmission medium's signal.
ii. The decrease in the amount of braking because of either overheating after prolonged and continuous or harsh braking or internal leakages in the system.
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In [10] performance analysis of STTC with M-ary phase shift keying modulation over rapid nonselective Rayleigh fading channels with imperfect channel state information (ICSI) has been studied.
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Panic introduces fellow electrical engineers and students to some basic principles and the mathematical formalization of digital communications, and to recent developments in analyzing the performance of space diversity reception over fading channels in the presence of co-channel interference.
The Nvidia Icera 450 supports up to 21Mbps category 14 HSPA+ with fast downloads in fading channels, IceClear interference cancellation technology for fast throughput at the cell edge and advanced Release 7 features for an ultra-low latency network response.
Diversity techniques can be used to improve system performance in fading channels without the requirement of extra power or bandwidth.
This newly revised edition is enhanced with the inclusion of a chapter on jamming performance over fading channels and is supported with more than seven hundred equations.
The third edition of this guide to the applications possible with MATLAB has been updated to use the newest edition of MATLAB and features added chapters on OFDM, multiple antenna systems, and digital transmission on fading channels, added sections on DPCM, ADPCM, DM, turbo codes and decoding, and LDPC codes and decoding.