By Topic

Comparative performance evaluation of routing algorithms in IEEE 802.11 Ad Hoc networks

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Evangelos Chatzistavros ; EECE, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece ; Georgios Stamatelos

In this paper we examine the behavior of ad hoc networks through simulations, using different routing protocols and various topologies. We examine the difference in performance, using a CBR application, with packets of different size through a variety of topologies, showing that the way nodes are placed in a network has an impact in networks performance. We show that the choice of routing protocol plays an important role on network's performance. We also quantify node mobility effects, by looking into both static and fully mobile configurations. Our paper presents a systematic analysis of a variety of different ad hoc network topologies in terms of node placement, node mobility and routing protocols through several simulated scenarios.

Published in:

Telecommunications, 2009. ICT '09. International Conference on

Date of Conference:

25-27 May 2009