Chapter 11. Bandwidth Allocation for Satellite Environment

  1. Mario Marchese

Published Online: 16 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch11

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

How to Cite

Marchese, M. (2007) Bandwidth Allocation for Satellite Environment, in QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch11

Author Information

  1. Department of Communications, Computer and System Science, University of Genoa, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470017524

Online ISBN: 9780470058763



  • bandwidth allocation algorithms over satellite communication;
  • Network Control Centre (NCC);
  • system scenario and control architecture;
  • Network topology and Satellite Terminal (ST);
  • bandwidth allocation for satellite environment;
  • “Constrained Average Probability-Adaptive Bandwidth Allocation over Satellite Channel” (CAP-ABASC);
  • “Pareto Optimal Point” (POP);
  • Utopia Minimum Distance Method Algorithm;
  • QoS Point Minimum Distance


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • System Scenario and Control Architecture

  • General Bandwidth Allocation Architecture

  • Pareto Optimality of the Bandwidth Allocation

  • Resolution Approaches

  • Numerical Examples