Heterogeneous Wireless Access Networks

Architectures and Protocols

  • Ekram Hossain

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-25
  2. Oliver Holland, Alireza Attar, Mahesh Sooriyabandara, Tim Farnham, Hamid Aghvami, Markus Muck et al.
    Pages 1-35
  3. Alireza Attar, Oliver Holland, Tim Farnham, Mahesh Sooriyabandara, M. Reza Nakhai, A. Hamid Aghvami
    Pages 1-42
  4. Jordi Pérez-Romero, Xavier Gelabert, Oriol Sallent
    Pages 1-33
  5. Gian Paolo Perrucci, Frank H.P Fitzek, Morten V. Petersen
    Pages 1-27
  6. Yumin Wu, Kun Yang, Hsiao-Hwa Chen
    Pages 1-27
  7. Shan Chen, Xiaojun Hei, Junhua Zhu, Brahim Bensaou
    Pages 1-37
  8. Shamik Sengupta, Mainak Chatterjee
    Pages 1-25
  9. Diego Borsetti, Claudio Casetti, Carla-Fabiana Chiasserini, Luigi Liquori
    Pages 1-20
  10. Alessio Botta, Antonio Pescapé, Roger Karrer
    Pages 1-17
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 1-4

About this book


Heterogeneous Wireless Access Networks provides a unified view of the state-of-the-art protocols and architectures for heterogeneous wireless networking. The chapters cover both the theoretical concepts and system-level implementation issues related to design, analysis, and optimization of architectures and protocols for heterogeneous wireless access networks. The readers will find a rich set of references at the end of each chapter to be very valuable. The book is an important resource for both researchers and practitioners in the field of wireless networks.


Internet Quality of Service (QoS) Routing Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) WLAN architecture communication communication network load balancing optimization security wireless network architecture wireless systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Ekram Hossain
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Electrical & Computer EngineeringUniversity of ManitobaWinnipegCanada

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-09776-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-09777-0
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