• Časlav Stefanović Faculty of Sciences and Mathematics, University of Priština in Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica, Serbia
  • Danijel Đošić Faculty of Sciences and Mathematics, University of Priština in Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica, Serbia
  • Stefan Panić Faculty of Sciences and Mathematics, University of Priština in Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica, Serbia
Keywords: 5G, Fisher-Snedecor F (FS-F) distribution, Second order statistics


The paper investigates the higher order statistics of the ratio of two Fisher-Snedecor F (FS-F) random variables (RVs) and its application to wireless communications in the presence of co-channel interference. Namely, the work provides novel expressions for probability density function (PDF), cumulative density function (CDF), level crossing rate (LCR) and average fade duration (AFD) of the ratio of two FS-F RVs. Numerical examples of the analytically derived statistical measures in terms of FS-F multi-path and shadowing parameters are shown and examined. Moreover, the impact of the number of interferes on the considered measures are further presented and examined.


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