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Security, Design, and Architecture for Broadband and Wireless Network Technologies

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While wireless technologies continue to provide an array of new challenges and multi-domain applications for business processes and solutions, there still remains to be a comprehensive understanding of its various dimensions and environments. Security, Design, and Architecture for Broadband and Wireless Network Technologies provides a discussion on the latest research achievements in wireless networks and broadband technology. Highlighting new trends, applications, developments, and standards, this book is essential for next generation researchers and practitioners in the ICT field.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Editorial Advisory Board and Associate Editors
    1. Editorial Advisory Board
    2. Associate Editors
  5. Preface
  6. Chapter 1: Joint Angular and Time Diversity of Multi-Antenna CDMA Systems in Wireless Fading Channels
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. SYSTEM MODEL
    4. 3. INTERFERENCE ANALYSIS
    5. 4. PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS
    6. 5. SIMULATION RESULTS
    7. CONCLUSION
  7. Chapter 2: Improving WLAN Performance by Modifying an IEEE 802.11 Protocol
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. THE BASIC DCF PROTOCOL
    4. SHORTCOMINGS OF DCF PROTOCOL
    5. PRIVIOUS WORK ON THE ENHANCEMENT OF DCF
    6. THE PROPOSED BUMA PROTOCOL
    7. OPTIMIZATION OF BUFFER UNIT
    8. STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES OF THE BUMA
    9. SIMULATION ENVIRONMENT AND PARAMETERS
    10. MODEL VALIDATION
    11. PERFORMANCE RESULTS AND COMPARISON
    12. IMPLICATIONS FOR SYSTEM IMPLIMENTATION
    13. CONCLUSION
  8. Chapter 3: Insights from Experimental Research on Distributed Channel Assignment in Wireless Testbeds
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. DES-TESTBED
    4. DES-CHAN
    5. REQUIREMENTS AND SERVICES
    6. INTEGRATION INTO THE DES-TESTBED
  9. Chapter 4: HTTP Traffic Model for Web2.0 and Future WebX.0
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. RELATED WORKS
    4. ANALYTICAL MODEL FOR QOS PARAMETERS CALCULATIONS
    5. CONCLUSION
  10. Chapter 5: DMT Optimal Cooperative MAC Protocols in Wireless Mesh Networks with Minimized Signaling Overhead
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. ON-DEMAND RELAYING WITH SELECTION OF THE BEST RELAY TERMINAL
    4. SIMULATION RESULTS
    5. CONCLUSION
  11. Chapter 6: Performance Evaluation of a Three Node Client Relay System
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. RESEARCH BACKGROUND
    4. SYSTEM MODEL
  12. Chapter 7: BER Fairness and PAPR Study of Interleaved OFDMA System
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. SYSTEM DESCRIPTION
    4. 3. INTERLEAVING TECHNIQUES
    5. 4. SIMULATION SCENARIOS
    6. 5. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION
    7. CONCLUSION
  13. Chapter 8: Lifetime Maximization in Wireless Sensor Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. ENERGY MAP
    4. 3. CONSTRUCTION OF ENERGY MAP
    5. 4. APPLICATIONS OF ENERGY MAP IN WSNS
    6. 5. PREDICTION BASED ENERGY MAP CONSTRUCTION
    7. 6. CONCLUSION
  14. Chapter 9: Doubly Cognitive Architecture Based Cognitive Wireless Sensor Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION AND MOTIVATION
    3. 2. DOUBLY COGNITIVE APPROACH FOR CWSN
    4. 3. ARCHITECTURAL INNOVATIONS FOR ENERGY AWARENESS IN WSN
    5. 4. RESEARCH WORK GOING IN COMMUNICATION RESEARCH CENTRE, IIIT HYDERABAD
  15. Chapter 10: Synchronous Relaying in Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. BACKGROUND AND MOTIVATION
    3. 2. SYNCHRONOUS RELAYING
    4. 3. CONCLUSION
  16. Chapter 11: Mobile WiMAX Bandwidth Reservation Thresholds
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. STATE OF THE ART
    4. MOBILE WIMAX OVERVIEW
    5. SYSTEM MODELING
    6. BANWIDTH SHARING SCHEME STRATEGY
    7. RESULTS
    8. CONCLUSION
  17. Chapter 12: IP Paging for Mobile Hosts in Distributed and Fixed Hierarchical Mobile IP
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. RELATED WORKS
    4. 3. SYSTEM DESCRIPTION
    5. 4. SIGNALING COSTS
    6. 5. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION AND COMPARISONS
    7. 6. CONCLUSION
  18. Chapter 13: Cooperation Among Members of Online Communities
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. THE PROPOSAL
    4. 3. THE ONLINE SOCIAL NETWORK
    5. 4. P2P STREAMING OVERLAY AND OSN FRIENDS
    6. 5. NUMERICAL RESULTS
    7. 6. CONCLUSION
  19. Chapter 14: Load Balancing Aware Multiparty Secure Group Communication for Online Services in Wireless Mesh Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. RELATED WORK
    4. 3. NETWORK MODEL
    5. 4. PROPOSED APPROACH
    6. 5. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    7. 6. CONCLUSION
  20. Chapter 15: Adaptive Sending Rate Over Wireless Mesh Networks Using SNR
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. RELATED WORK
    4. 3. BACKGROUND
    5. 4. PROPOSED METHOD
    6. 5. SIMULATION
    7. 6. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION
    8. 7. RANDOM TOPOLOGIES
    9. 8. CONCLUSION
  21. Chapter 16: A Source Based On-Demand Data Forwarding Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. DESCRIPTION OF PA BASED-ROUTING
    4. IMPLEMENTATION OF THE MAC AND THE ROUTING LAYER
    5. A NETLOGO BASED SIMULATION TOOL
    6. SIMULATIONS
    7. RESULTS
    8. HARDWARE DESIGN OF THE SENSOR NODES
    9. CONCLUSION
  22. Chapter 17: Wireless Transport Layer Congestion Control Evaluation
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. MOTIVATIONS AND RELATED WORKS
    4. 3. EXPERIMENTATION
    5. 4. EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    6. 5. CONCLUSION
  23. Chapter 18: Co-Operative Load Balancing in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (VANETs)
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. RELATED WORK
    4. SYSTEM MODEL
    5. SCHEDULING ALGORITHM
    6. PROBLEM STATEMENT
    7. A CO-OPERATIVE LOAD BALANCING APPROACH
    8. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION
    9. CONCLUSION
  24. Chapter 19: Cooperative Error Control Mechanism Combining Cognitive Technology for Video Streaming Over Vehicular Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. BACKGROUND AND RELATED WORK
    4. 3. COOPERATIVE ERROR CONTROL MECHANISM COMBINING COGNITIVE TECHNOLOGY
    5. 4. EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS
    6. 5. CONCLUSION
  25. Chapter 20: A Framework for External Interference-Aware Distributed Channel Assignment
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. RELATED WORK
    4. SUMMARY AND OUTLOOK
  26. Chapter 21: An Efficient Data Dissemination Scheme for Warning Messages in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. IEEE 802.11P PROTOCOL ARCHITECTURE
    4. RELATED WORK
    5. GEOCASTING PACKET TRANSMISSION PROTOCOL
    6. SIMULATION MODEL
    7. PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS
    8. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
  27. Compilation of References
  28. About the Contributors