Chapter 10. Broadband Cellular Multi-Hop Networks

  1. Bernhard H. Walke1,
  2. Stefan Mangold2 and
  3. Lars Berlemann1
  1. Bernhard H. Walke,
  2. Ralf Pabst and
  3. Daniel C. Schultz

Published Online: 11 DEC 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058800.ch10

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., Pabst, R. and Schultz, D. C. (2006) Broadband Cellular Multi-Hop Networks, 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.ch10

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:

  • broadband cellular multi-hop networks;
  • multi-hop cellular and next-generation wireless networks;
  • Capital Expenses (CAPEX) and Operational Expenses (OPEX);
  • relay-based deployment concept for cellular broadband networks;
  • Line-of-Sight (LOS) propagation conditions;
  • multi-hop link under delay constraint;
  • BS supported by multiple Fixed Relay Stations (FRSs);
  • multi-hop operation of ISO/OSI/IEEE 802 Reference Model layer 2 protocols

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definitions

  • Rationale

  • Related Work

  • Relay-based Deployment Concept for Cellular Broadband Networks

  • Conclusions