mobile ad hoc network

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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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Xiaoqin, Jones and Jayalath in [10] have proposed the Congestion Aware Routing protocol for Mobile ad hoc networks (CARM).
Boudec, "Nodes Bearing Grudges: towards routing security, fairness and robustness in mobile ad hoc networks," in Proc.
Simulation-based performance evaluation of routing protocols for mobile ad hoc networks, Mobile Networks and Applications, 5(8): 179-189.
Mukilan and Wahi [13] developed and designed the node mobility and efficient energy based data replication procedure to balance the, energy consumption,Query delay and data availability in mobile ad hoc networks.
Cui, "Hybrid cluster routing: an efficient routing protocol for mobile ad hoc networks," in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC '06), pp.
In Mobile Ad Hoc Network, it is convenient to establish a PKl and CA mechanism by using distributed key management schemes.
A security management scheme using a novel computational reputation model for wireless and mobile ad hoc networks.
P, 2008,Improving Qos In Disconnected Mobile Ad Hoc Network, Journal of Mobile Communications, Volume 2 No.
OLSR is type of table-driven pro-active link state routing protocol developed for mobile ad hoc network OLSR exchange information with other nodes in the network [8].
When we deploy P2P network application over mobile ad hoc network it may perform poorly and consumes a lot of energy because both are operating on different layers.
Keywords: Mobile ad hoc network (MANET), Multipath routing, Clustering, Cluster head (CH), Super cluster head (SCH), Particle swarm optimization (PSO), Quality of service (QoS), Quality of experience (QoE), Network simulator2 (NS-2).
Routing in a mobile ad hoc network is exceptionally difficult on account of its dynamic structure.

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