Clustering in Mobile Adhoc Network: WCA Algorithm

  • Parveen KumariEmail author
  • Gaurav Aggarwal
  • Sugandha Singh
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Data Engineering and Communications Technologies book series (LNDECT, volume 26)


Mobile ad hoc networks consist the nodes which all are under energy constrained. Here, to reduce the consumption in energy is important. In this paper, the main concentration is on the energy efficient communication in MANETs. A new strategy is being proposed for improving WCA and clustering the wireless ad hoc networks. It has been shown that NQWCA algorithm exceeds WCA (Weighted Clustering Algorithm). It outperforms in terms of stability and cluster formation.


Clusters MANET Node stability model Load balancing method 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Parveen Kumari
    • 1
    Email author
  • Gaurav Aggarwal
    • 2
  • Sugandha Singh
    • 3
  1. 1.Jagannath UniversityJhajjarIndia
  2. 2.CSE DepartmentJagannath UniversityJhajjarIndia
  3. 3.CSE DepartmentG.H. Raisoni College of EngineeringNagpurIndia

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