Zhou, Congzhou and Maxemchuk, Nicholas F. (2011) Distributed Bottleneck Flow Control in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks. [Journal Articles]Full text not available from this repository.
Flow control in mobile ad hoc networks (MANETs) encounters more challenges than flow control in conventional wired networks, such as channel bandwidth variation, medium contention, and frequent re-routing. Without proper flow control, serious network performance degradation in MANETs has been reported in recent studies. In this paper, we introduce a distributed bottleneck flow control technique in MANETs. The proposed scheme uses a distributed flow control mechanism that has been used in both bottleneck flow control and bandwidth balancing in Distributed-Queue-Dual-Bus (DQDB) in wired networks. It extends bandwidth balancing to operate in a mobile wireless environment. Extensive simulations demonstrate that our flow control scheme is effective and can provide max-min fairness as well as improve Quality of Service (QoS) for flows in MANETs.
|Item Type:||Journal Articles|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Flow control, bottleneck, bandwidth balancing, max-min fairness|
|Subjects:||Q Science > Q Science (General)
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
|Divisions:||Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Electronics and Computer Science|
|Depositing User:||Christian Sanchez|
|Date Deposited:||12 Mar 2012 08:47|
|Last Modified:||25 Feb 2014 10:50|
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