118views more  TON 2010»
13 years 8 days ago
Multicast Capacity of Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Under Gaussian Channel Model
We study the multicast capacity of large-scale random extended multihop wireless networks, where a number of wireless nodes are randomly located in a square region with side length...
Xiang-Yang Li, Yunhao Liu, Shi Li, ShaoJie Tang
127views Control Systems» more  CDC 2010»
13 years 18 days ago
The wireless control network: Monitoring for malicious behavior
We consider the problem of stabilizing a plant with a network of resource constrained wireless nodes. In a companion paper, we developed a protocol where each node repeatedly trans...
Shreyas Sundaram, Miroslav Pajic, Christoforos N. ...
141views more  TWC 2008»
13 years 5 months ago
Bursty transmission and glue pouring: on wireless channels with overhead costs
Power efficiency is a capital issue in the study of mobile wireless nodes owing to constraints on their battery size and weight. In practice, especially for low-power nodes, it is ...
Pamela Youssef-Massaad, Lizhong Zheng, Muriel M&ea...
168views more  CN 2007»
13 years 5 months ago
A MAC layer power management scheme for efficient energy delay tradeoff in a WLAN
— Energy efficient operation is of paramount importance for battery-powered wireless nodes. In an effort to conserve energy, standard protocols for WLANs have the provision for w...
Mahasweta Sarkar, Rene L. Cruz
13 years 7 months ago
Simple Algorithm for Outdoor Localization of Wireless Sensor Networks with Inaccurate Range Measurements
Abstract— We consider the problem of determining the positions of wireless nodes using range measurements from multiple, sparsely located, beacon stations with known locations. A...
Mihail L. Sichitiu, Vaidyanathan Ramadurai, Pushki...
161views Communications» more  CIIT 2007»
13 years 7 months ago
Using a two-timer scheme to detect selfish nodes in mobile ad-hoc networks
The cooperation of wireless nodes in ad hoc networks is crucial to ensure the proper working of the whole network due to the absence of infrastructure. Misbehaving nodes can drama...
H. Lui, José G. Delgado-Frias, Sirisha Medi...
13 years 11 months ago
Packetostatics: deployment of massively dense sensor networks as an electrostatics problem
— We investigate the spatial distribution of wireless nodes that can transport a given volume of traffic in a sensor network, while requiring the minimum number of wireless node...
Stavros Toumpis, Leandros Tassiulas
13 years 11 months ago
The utility of perceptive communication between distant wireless nodes
CSMA-based MAC protocols require wireless nodes to share the transmission medium with other nodes that are within carriersensing (CS) range. Hence, operations that depend on and c...
Kimaya Sanzgiri, Ian D. Chakeres, Elizabeth M. Bel...
13 years 11 months ago
Energy Efficiency in the Mobile Ad Hoc Networking Approach to Monitoring Farm Animals
—Using Mobile Ad Hoc Networks (MANETs) for monitoring bovine animals potentially offers high increase in the profitability of cattle production. In this paper we propose a formal...
Bartosz Wietrzyk, Milena Radenkovic
14 years 3 days ago
Localization with snap-inducing shaped residuals (SISR): coping with errors in measurement
We consider the problem of localizing wireless nodes in an outdoor, open-space environment, using ad-hoc radio ranging mea
H. T. Kung, Chit-Kwan Lin, Tsung-Han Lin, Dario Vl...