Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Bernhard H. Walke1,
  2. Stefan Mangold2 and
  3. Lars Berlemann1
  1. Bernhard H. Walke,
  2. Guido Hiertz and
  3. Lars Berlemann

Published Online: 11 DEC 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058800.ch1

IEEE 802 Wireless Systems: Protocols, Multi-Hop Mesh/Relaying, Performance and Spectrum Coexistence

IEEE 802 Wireless Systems: Protocols, Multi-Hop Mesh/Relaying, Performance and Spectrum Coexistence

How to Cite

Walke, B. H., Hiertz, G. and Berlemann, L. (2006) Introduction, in IEEE 802 Wireless Systems: Protocols, Multi-Hop Mesh/Relaying, Performance and Spectrum Coexistence (eds B. H. Walke, S. Mangold and L. Berlemann), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058800.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    ComNets, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  2. 2

    Swisscom Innovations, Switzerland

Author Information

  1. ComNets, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 DEC 2006
  2. Published Print: 17 NOV 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470014394

Online ISBN: 9780470058800

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Keywords:

  • next-generation (NG) systems - third-generation (B3G) or fourth-generation (4G) systems;
  • NG mobile networks;
  • Information Society Technology (IST) Framework Program;
  • Korea - Next Generation Mobile Committee (NGMC);
  • Japan - mobile IT Forum (mITF);
  • Chinese government - Future Technologies for Universal Radio Environment (FuTURE);
  • United States - IEEE standards for wireless local area networks;
  • wireless communication fundamentals;
  • wireless mesh networking basics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Standardization

  • Next-generation Systems

  • The IEEE 802 Project

  • Motivation and Outline