Summary: Towards the Realization of Cognitive Radio:
Coexistence of Ultrawideband and Narrowband Systems
Mustafa Emin S¸ahin
A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment
of the requirements for the degree of
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Department of Electrical Engineering
College of Engineering
University of South Florida
Major Professor: H¨useyin Arslan, Ph.D.
Vijay K. Jain, Ph.D.
Thomas Weller, Ph.D.
Date of Approval:
March 20, 2006
Keywords: Interference Avoidance, Narrowband Interference, Opportunistic Spectrum
Usage, Spectrum Sensing, Spectrum Shaping
c Copyright 2006, Mustafa Emin S¸ahin
To my wife M¨uberra