Multiaccess, Mobility and Teletraffic for Wireless Communications: Volume 3

  • Kim K. Leung
  • Branimir Vojcic

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Krishnan Kumaran, Phil Whiting
    Pages 11-26
  3. András G. Valkó, Andrew T. Campbell
    Pages 27-42
  4. Yianni Michalas, Leandros Tassiulas
    Pages 91-106
  5. Partha Sarathi Bhattacharjee, Debashis Saha, Amitava Mukherjee, Madhubanti Maitra
    Pages 107-122
  6. Hassan Omar, Hossam Elsherif, Tarek Saadawi, Myung Lee
    Pages 123-138
  7. M. C. Chuah, Y. Li
    Pages 139-153
  8. Jeffrey E. Wieselthier, Gam D. Nguyen, Anthony Ephremides
    Pages 219-236
  9. Doru Calin, Djamal Zeghlache
    Pages 237-252
  10. Fatih Alagöz, Amina Al-Rustamani, Branimir Vojcic, Raymond L. Pickholtz, David Walters
    Pages 263-278

About this book

Introduction

This volume presents the proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Multiaccess, Mobility and Teletraffic for Wireless Communications held in October 1998 in Washington, D.C. The focus of this workshop is to identify, present and discuss the theoretical and implementation issues critical to the design of wireless networks. To ensure proper network design and engineering, designers of wireless networks need to understand and address issues such as radio propagation, antenna, interference management, multiaccess, mobility, teletraffic, signalling and networking protocols. In fact, not only do these issues need to be understood and addressed, their interdependence and interactions also deserve to be examined closely. Therefore, the goal of this workshop is to present papers addressing these issues, with the hope of stimulating further collaboration among researchers of various disciplines in wireless communications. High-speed wireless networks such as wireless ATM and GSM with high-speed data services continue to attract much research and development efforts. The major challenges on the physical and link layers in these networks include radio design, interference management, resource allocation and multiaccess protocol. Several papers on these issues are presented here. As the availability of radio spectrum is limited, there is always a desire to ''maximize'' the spectral efficiency, for example, by diligent (and perhaps dynamic) re-use of frequency and cell layout, while guaranteeing a certain quality of service (QoS). A number of papers at this workshop address these topics.

Keywords

ATM IEEE 80 IEEE 802.11 Overlay QoS Quality of Service Quality of Service (QoS) Session Signal Wireless LAN communication modeling network radio transmission

Editors and affiliations

  • Kim K. Leung
    • 1
  • Branimir Vojcic
    • 2
  1. 1.Broadband Wireless Systems Research DepartmentAT&T LabsRed BankUSA
  2. 2.Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer ScienceThe George Washington UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-5607-7
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-7565-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-5607-7
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