A new Multiple Access Control scheme for wireless ad hoc networks and WLANs is proposed. This scheme uses explicit denial of channel requests and a busy tone to improve channel throughput. Performance analysis shows significant improvement when the network is under heavy traffic load.
M. X. Cheng et al., "Improving Channel Throughput of WLANs and Ad Hoc Networks Using Explicit Denial of Requests," Proceedings of the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, 2006, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Jan 2006.
The definitive version is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GLOCOM.2006.967
IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, 2006
Keywords and Phrases
MAC; Multiple Access Control; Throughput
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Ad hoc networks (Computer networks)
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