Handbook of Algorithms for Wireless and Mobile Networks and Computing
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Most of the available literature in wireless networking and mobile computing concentrates on the physical aspect of the subject, such as spectrum management and cell re-use. In most cases, a description of fundamental distributed algorithms that support mobile hosts in a wireless environment is either not included or is only briefly discussed. Handbook of Algorithms for Wireless Networking and Mobile Computing focuses on several aspects of mobile computing, particularly algorithmic methods and distributed computing with mobile communications capability. This volume provides the topics that are crucial for building the foundation for the design and construction of future generations of mobile and wireless networks, including cellular, wireless ad hoc, sensor, and ubiquitous networks. Following an analysis of fundamental algorithms and protocols, the book offers a basic overview of wireless technologies and networks and a discussion of the convergence of communication and computation. Other topics include issues related to mobility, with a focus on the creation of techniques that control associated uncertainties; aspects of QoS provisioning in wireless networks; a comparison of numerous wireless TCP proposals; a review of fundamental algorithms for Bluetooth wireless personal area networks (WPANs); and investigations of future voice and video access networks; and a review of potential applications of pervasive computing and mobile e-commerce.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 1040 pages
  • 182.9 x 259.1 x 53.3mm | 1,927.79g
  • Taylor & Francis Inc
  • Chapman & Hall/CRC
  • Boca Raton, FL, United States
  • English
  • 448 black & white illustrations, 67 black & white tables
  • 1584884657
  • 9781584884651

Table of contents

Fundamental Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Networking and Mobile Computing Azzedine Boukerche Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing Azzedine Boukerche, Antonio A.F. Loureiro, Geraldo R. Mateus, Jose Marcos S. Nogueira, and Linnyer B. Ruiz MAC PROTOCOLS AND SCHEDULING STRATEGIES IN WIRELESS NETWORKS Medium Access Control (MAC) Protocols for Wireless Networks Distributed Channel Access Scheduling for Ad Hoc Networks Lichun Bao and J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves Multiple Access Protocols and Scheduling Algorithms for Multiple Channel Wireless Networks Aniruddha Rangnekar, Chonggang Wang, Krishna M. Sivalingam, and Bo Li Multichannel MAC Protocols for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Asis Nasipuri and Samir R. Das ROUTING PROTOCOLS AND LOCATION AWARENESS STRATEGIES IN WIRELESS NETWORKS Distributed Algorithms for Some Fundamental Problems in Ad Hoc Mobile Environments Sotiris Nikoletseas and Paul Spirakis Routing and Traversal via Location Awareness in Ad Hoc Networks Evangelos Kranakis and Ladislav Stacho Ad Hoc Routing Protocols Kai-Wei Fan, Sha Liu, and Prasun Sinha Cluster-Based and Power-Aware Routing in Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Tarek Sheltami and Hussein T. Mouftah Broadcasting and Topology Control in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Xiang-Yang Li and Ivan Stojmenovic Cross-Layer Optimization for Energy-Efficient Information Processing and Routing Yang Yu and Viktor K. Prasanna Modeling Cellular Networks for Mobile Telephony Services Marco Ajmone Marsan and Michela Meo Location Information Services in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Tracy Camp Geographic Services for Wireless Networks Karim Seada and Ahmed Helmy Location Management Algorithms Based on Biologically Inspired Techniques Riky Subrata and Albert Y. Zomaya Location Privacy Andreas Gorlach, Andreas Heinemann, Wesley W. Terpstra, and Max Muhlhauser RESOURCE ALLOCATION AND MANAGEMENT IN WIRELESS NETWORKS Radio Resource Management Algorithms in Wireless Cellular Networks Nidal Nasser and Hossam Hassanein Resource Allocation and Call Admission Control in Mobile Wireless Networks Xiang Chen, Wei Liu, and Yuguang Fang Distributed Channel Allocation Protocols for Wireless and Mobile Networks Azzedine Boukerche, Tingxue Huang, and Tom Jacob MOBILITY AND LOCATION MANAGEMENT IN WIRELESS NETWORKS Adaptive Mobility Management in Wireless Cellular Networks Sajal K. Das Mobility Control and Its Applications in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Jie Wu and Fei Dai Self-Organization Algorithms for Wireless Networks Carlos M.S. Figueiredo, Eduardo F. Nakamura, and Antonio A.F. Loureiro Power Management in Mobile and Pervasive Computing Systems G. Anastasi, M. Conti, and A. Passarella Collision Avoidance, Contention Control, and Power Saving in IEEE 802.11 Wireless LANs Luciano Bononi and Lorenzo Donatiello QOS IN WIRELESS NETWORKS QoS Enhancements of the Distributed IEEE 802.11 Medium Access Control Protocol Kenan Xu, Hossam Hassanein, and Glen Takahara QoS Support in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Mohammed Al-Kahtani and Hussein T. Mouftah QoS Provisioning in Multi-Class Multimedia Wireless Networks Mona El-Kadi Rizvi and Stephan Olariu TCP STUDIES IN WIRELESS NETWORKS TCP Studies in Wireless Networks Sonia Fahmy, Ossama Younis, Venkatesh Prabhakar, and Srinivas R. Avasarala TCP Developments in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Stylianos Papanastasiou, Mohamed Ould-Khaoua, and Lewis M. MacKenzie ALGORITHMS AND PROTOCOLS FOR BLUETOOTH WIRELESS PAN Intra-Piconet Polling Algorithms in Bluetooth Jelena Misic and Vojislav B. Misic A Survey of Scatternet Formation Algorithms for Bluetooth Wireless Personal Area Networks Vincent W.S. Wong, Chu Zhang, and Victor C.M. Leung Bluetooth Voice Access Networks Yun Wu and Terence D. Todd NTP VoIP Test Bed: A SIP-Based Wireless VoIP Platform Quincy Wu, Whai-En Chen, Ai-Chun Pang, Yi-Bing Lin, and Imrich Chlamta Cross-Layer Algorithms for Video Transmission over Wireless Networks G. Ding, Bharat Bhargava, and X. Wu WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS Wireless Sensor Network Protocols Mark A. Perillo and Wendi B. Heinzelman Information Fusion Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks Eduardo F. Nakamura, Carlos M.S. Figueiredo, and Antonio A.F. Loureiro Node Activity Scheduling Algorithms in Wireless Sensors Networks Di tian and Nicolas D. Georganas Distributed Collaborative Computation in Wireless Sensor Systems Mitali Singh and Viktor K. Prasanna SECURITY ISSUE IN WIRELESS NETWORKS Security Architectures in Wireless LANs Ray Hunt and Jenne Wong Security in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Hongmei Deng and Dharma P. Agrawal Field-Based Motion Coordination in Pervasive Computing Scenarios Marco Mamei and Franco Zambonelli Technical Solutions for Mobile Commerce Upkar Varshneyshow more

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