Chapter 1. Fundamentals

  1. Savo G. Glisic

Published Online: 24 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470035405.ch1

Advanced Wireless Networks: 4G Technologies

Advanced Wireless Networks: 4G Technologies

How to Cite

Glisic, S. G. (2006) Fundamentals, in Advanced Wireless Networks: 4G Technologies, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470035405.ch1

Author Information

  1. University of Oulu, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 7 APR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470015933

Online ISBN: 9780470035405



  • 4G networks and composite radio environment (CRE);
  • CRE and reconfigurability concept;
  • protocol booster;
  • hybrid 4G wireless network protocols;
  • ad hoc network topology - low cost, plug-and-play property;
  • green wireless networks;
  • noninfrastructure WLAN - ad hoc WLAN


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • 4G Networks and Composite Radio Environment

  • Protocol Boosters

  • Hybrid 4G Wireless Network Protocols

  • Green Wireless Networks

  • References