Device to Device Proximity Services for Automotive Communication

3GPP TSG-RAN WG1 #72bis (Chicago, USA): As part of Nomor’s involvement in research in the automotive industry, Nomor contributed to to 3GPP RAN WG1 in the Device to Device Study Item. Currently deployment scenarios and evaluation methodology for the Study Item on LTE Device to Device Proximity Services are defined in RAN1. Particularly this contribution looks at mobility requirements in commercial networks e.g. required for automotive applications using Device to Device Proximity Services.