10. WLAN Mobility Models

  1. Paolo Santi

Published Online: 10 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118344774.ch10

Mobility Models for Next Generation Wireless Networks: AD HOC, Vehicular and Mesh Networks

Mobility Models for Next Generation Wireless Networks: AD HOC, Vehicular and Mesh Networks

How to Cite

Santi, P. (2012) WLAN Mobility Models, in Mobility Models for Next Generation Wireless Networks: AD HOC, Vehicular and Mesh Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118344774.ch10

Author Information

  1. Istituto di Informatica e Telematica del CNR, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Communications Networking & Distributed Systems

Book Series Editors:

  1. David Hutchison2,
  2. Serge Fdida3 and
  3. Joe Sventek4

Series Editor Information

  1. 2

    Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK

  2. 3

    Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France

  3. 4

    University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119992011

Online ISBN: 9781118344774

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Keywords:

  • WLAN mobility models;
  • mobility models for WLAN, two categories;
  • next user AP association prediction, given current association;
  • second category of models, modeling user physical mobility;
  • user's AP, realistic trace of user physical mobility;
  • steady-state user distribution across APs, patterns correlated in time;
  • KKK model, for generating synthetic trajectories;
  • physical trajectory from AP trace extraction, challenging;
  • defining hotspot regions, for movement between hotspots;
  • model mobility in WLAN environments, tuning of model parameters

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The LH Mobility Model

  • The KKK Mobility Model

  • Final Considerations and Further Reading

  • References