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?douard . 1832--83, French painter. His painting Le D?jeuner sur l'herbe (1863), which was condemned by the Parisian establishment, was acclaimed by the impressionists, whom he decisively influenced
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mobile ad hoc network

A wireless network that transmits from computer to computer. Instead of using a central base station (access point) to which all computers must communicate, this peer-to-peer mode of operation can greatly extend the distance of the wireless network. To gain access to the Internet, one of the computers can be connected via wire or wireless to an ISP.

Routing from one node to another on such a "mesh" network typically uses an on-demand routing protocol, such as DSR or AODV, which generates routing information only when a station initiates a transmission. See DSR, AODV and 802.11.

A Wireless Mesh
When laptops are set up to transmit in "ad hoc" mode, they create a wireless mesh network.
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However characterizing the distance of routing protocol in MANET based on its truth, falsity and indeterminacy membership-values is complex problem.
An optimization method for improving throughput and lifetime of energy aware MANET is presented.
[2] propose a "cross-layer and reliable opportunistic routing algorithm (CBRT)" for providing efficient and reliable routing in MANET. It implements a fuzzy logic and topology control to design the routing algorithm.
In Not Manet's Type, there is an underlying suggestion of Black self-hatred, that being Black is not beautiful nor enough to fit into historic nor contemporary society.
Having determined that the reception of Manet's work is what we have as a way of factually understanding the meaning of the work, Bourdieu develops a theory of aesthetics that absorbs rather than stands in contrast to the argument that art has no meaning outside the social parameters of its reception.
OLSR is one of the routing protocols that are widely used in MANET environment.
MANET (Mobile Ad hoc Network) is a collection of wireless nodes that can form a network dynamically to communicate information without using any pre-defined network infrastructure [1].
Clustering is an important approach which solves many problems of MANET and provides network scalability and increases its lifetime.
Ahmad Zulkarnain, "Performance analysis of random-based mobility models in MANET routing protocol," European Journal of Scientific Research, vol.