Chapter 13. Ad Hoc Networks

  1. Savo G. Glisic

Published Online: 24 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470035405.ch13

Advanced Wireless Networks: 4G Technologies

Advanced Wireless Networks: 4G Technologies

How to Cite

Glisic, S. G. (2006) Ad Hoc Networks, in Advanced Wireless Networks: 4G Technologies, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470035405.ch13

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



  • mobile ad hoc networks (MANET);
  • routing protocols - proactive and reactive routing;
  • clusterhead gateway switch routing (CGSR) protocol;
  • associativity based routing (ABR) protocol;
  • hybrid routing protocol - zone routing protocol (ZRP);
  • scalable routing strategies;
  • clustering protocols;
  • distributed QoS routing;
  • delay constrained least cost routing (DCLC) and bandwidth constrained least cost routing (BCLC)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Routing Protocols

  • Hybrid Routing Protocol

  • Scalable Routing Strategies

  • Multipath Routing

  • Clustering Protocols

  • Cashing Schemes for Routing

  • Distributed QoS Routing

  • References