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WWIC 2015: Wired/Wireless Internet Communications pp 122-135 | Cite as

Adaptive Beaconless Opportunistic Routing for Multimedia Distribution

  • Larissa Pimentel
  • Denis Rosário
  • Marcos Seruffo
  • Zhongliang Zhao
  • Torsten Braun
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9071)

Abstract

User experience on watching live videos must be satisfactory even under the influence of different network conditions and topology changes, such as happening in Flying Ad-Hoc Networks (FANETs). Routing services for video dissemination over FANETs must be able to adapt routing decisions at runtime to meet Quality of Experience (QoE) requirements. In this paper, we introduce an adaptive beaconless opportunistic routing protocol for video dissemination over FANETs with QoE support, by taking into account multiple types of context information, such as link quality, residual energy, buffer state, as well as geographic information and node mobility in a 3D space. The proposed protocol takes into account Bayesian networks to define weight vectors and Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) to adjust the degree of importance for the context information based on instantaneous values. It also includes a position prediction to monitor the distance between two nodes in order to detect possible route failure.

Keywords

AHP FANETs Beaconless OR QoE support 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Larissa Pimentel
    • 1
  • Denis Rosário
    • 1
  • Marcos Seruffo
    • 1
  • Zhongliang Zhao
    • 2
  • Torsten Braun
    • 2
  1. 1.Federal University of ParáBelémBrazil
  2. 2.University of BernBernSwitzerland

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