Prediction of electromagnetic power density emitted from GSM base stations by using multiple linear regression




Multiple Linear Regression Analysis, Electromagnetic Power Density, Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR), 900MHz, GSM Base Station


Today, smart phones based on different mobile communication technologies such as GSM, GPRS/EDGE, 3G, 4G, 5G and 6G have become an indispensable element for various services such as communication, entertainment, and banking. In this context, determining the base station power level is important in terms of limit values and public health, especially in places with high power density. In this study, electromagnetic power density of 31 different base stations was measured at 900 MHz frequency at 20, 40 and 60 meters distances from base stations. Since it is practically not possible to measure each base station from every distance, 3 different distances were chosen randomly. Then, using the power density values measured from different distances, electromagnetic power density estimation was made with multiple linear regression (MLR) analysis method for distances at intermediate distances (25, 30, 35, 45, 50 and 55 meters). In this study, MLR analysis method was applied for power density estimation for the first time in the literature and adjusted R-square value above 0.99 was obtained for each intermediate distance.


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How to Cite

Sema ATASEVER and Uğur SORGUCU, “Prediction of electromagnetic power density emitted from GSM base stations by using multiple linear regression”, J. Appl. Methods Electron. Comput., vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 108–116, Jun. 2023.



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