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Packet-oriented communication protocols for Smart Grid Services over low-speed PLC

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4 Author(s)
Bauer, M. ; Inst. of Ind. Inf. Technol., Univ. Karlsruhe (TH), Karlsruhe ; Plappert, W. ; Chong Wang ; Dostert, K.

Advanced metering infrastructures require reliable communication links. This paper proposes a protocol stack for smart metering based on the parameters of a robust low-speed PLC physical layer. The protocol stack under consideration implements IPv6 on top of a contention-free media access control sub-layer, thereby allowing for maximum flexibility. Simulation results show that this protocol stack allows data transfers at acceptable latencies, despite low data rates at the physical layer.

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Power Line Communications and Its Applications, 2009. ISPLC 2009. IEEE International Symposium on

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March 29 2009-April 1 2009