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Effective link operation duration: a new routing metric for mobile ad hoc networks

Chen, Sandra , Jones, Haley , & Jayalath, Dhammika (2007) Effective link operation duration: a new routing metric for mobile ad hoc networks. In Wysocki, Tad (Ed.) International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS 2007, 17-19 December 2007, Gold Coast, QLD. (Unpublished)

Abstract

The dynamic topology of mobile ad hoc networks (MANETs) is caused by node mobility and fading of the wireless link. Link reliability is often measured by the estimated lifetime and the stability of a link. In this paper we propose that the stability of a link can be represented by the time duration in which the two nodes at each end of a link are within each other’s transmission range and the fading is above an acceptable threshold. A novel routing metric, called effective link operation duration (ELOD), is proposed and implemented into AODV (AODV-ELOD). Simulation results show that proposed AODVELOD outperforms both AODV and the Flow Oriented Routing Protocol (FORP).

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ID Code: 9913
Item Type: Conference Paper
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Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > TECHNOLOGY (100000) > COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES (100500) > Data Communications (100504)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2007 (Please Consult Author)
Deposited On: 03 Oct 2007
Last Modified: 21 Oct 2013 09:56

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