Chapter 9. The Routing Problem in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: A Cross-Layer Perspective

  1. Ozan K. Tonguz1 and
  2. Gianluigi Ferrari2

Published Online: 31 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470091126.ch9

Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: A Communication-Theoretic Perspective

Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: A Communication-Theoretic Perspective

How to Cite

Tonguz, O. K. and Ferrari, G. (2006) The Routing Problem in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: A Cross-Layer Perspective, in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: A Communication-Theoretic Perspective, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470091126.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Carnegie Mellon University, USA

  2. 2

    University of Parma, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470091104

Online ISBN: 9780470091128

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Keywords:

  • bit error rate (BER)-based routing;
  • medium access control (MAC) protocol;
  • route selection;
  • node spatial density impact;
  • data transmission rate impact;
  • network performance evaluation;
  • BER-based hop length;
  • RESGO MAC protocol;
  • user mobility;
  • cross-layer design in multi-hop wireless network

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Evidence

  • Preliminaries: Analytical Models and Assumptions

  • Route Selection: Simulation Study

  • Network Performance Evaluation

  • Discussion

  • Related Work

  • Conclusions