NOMA (Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access) Simulator

Download the NOMA Simulator application here.

Download the NOMA Simulator paper here.

Download the tutorial here.


We are happy to announce the release of the

NOMA Downlink System Level Simulator 

To get access to the download link, please send an e-mail to WENS Laboratory ( that contains :

1) Identity (name, date of birth, e-mail, phone number, address, and institution)

2) The reason/purpose for using the NOMA Simulator.

The features are listed below. You can also check the list of features and the documentation of the new version on the webpage of the corresponding simulator. You can download our paper regarding NOMA simulator from the link given above. Please don't forget to cite our paper as: 

A. Khan, M. A. Usman, M. R. Usman, M. Ahmad, and S.-Y. Shin, “Link and System-Level NOMA Simulator: The Reproducibility of Research,” Electronics, vol. 10, no. 19, p. 2388, Sep. 2021.

You are welcome to post your questions/comments/feedback to the WENS Laboratory ( Our team will try to support you as soon as possible. Please also read the license agreement carefully to check whether you would need our permission to use the simulator.

Best regards,
The NOMA Simulator Team.


Features of NOMA Downlink System Level Simulator, (2019-02-13):

Parameters OMA NOMA
-   System Level Downlink Downlink
-   Random User 2 users 2 users
-   Multi-cell 3;7;19 cells 3;7;19 cells
-   Frequency 900;1800;2100;2600 MHz 900;1800;2100;2600 MHz
-   Propagation Model Okumura-Hata;Cost-231 Okumura-Hata;Cost-231
-   Imperfect SIC N/A  ✔
-   Interference Intercell interference;SINR Intercell Interference;SINR
-   Cell Capacity User capacity;Ergodic sum capacity User capacity;Ergodic sum capacity


NOMA Simulator Team :

1. Prof. Soo Young Shin

2. Dr. Arsla Khan

3. Dr. Arslan Usman

4. Dr. Rehan Usman

5. Mohammed Belal Uddin

6. Denny Kusuma Hendraningrat

7. Irfan Azam

8. Muneeb Ahmad

9. Yong Bi Kwon

10. Bhaskara Narottama

11. I Nyoman Apraz Ramatryana



[1]  Muhammad Basit Shahab, Mohammad Irfan, Md. Fazlul Kader, Soo Young Shin. "User pairing schemes for capacity maximization in non-orthogonal multiple access systems", Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, Volume 16, No. 17, pp 2884-2894 September 2016. (IF: 0.922). 5G.

[2]  Muhammad Basit Shahab, Md. Fazlul Kader, Soo Young Shin. "A Virtual User Pairing Scheme to Optimally Utilize the Spectrum of Unpaired Users in Non