17 GHz Wireless LAN: Performance Analysis of ARQ Based Error Control Schemes

  • Giuseppe Razzano
  • Luca Cecconi
  • Roberto Cusani
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3420)


The paper presents the development of ARQ schemes applied to a 17 GHz single-hop ad hoc network, providing very high bit rate. In particular, the paper aims to analyze and compare the performances of different ARQ protocols, in order to outline the most suitable one for a very high bit rate wireless system. Simulation trials show that a reliable error control protocol, realized by means of a proper retransmission strategy, can sensibly reduce the number of transmission errors, thus improving the wireless network overall performances.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giuseppe Razzano
    • 1
    • 2
  • Luca Cecconi
    • 1
  • Roberto Cusani
    • 1
  1. 1.INFOCOM Dpt.University of Rome “La Sapienza”Italy
  2. 2.Telecommunication Research Center Vienna (ftw.)Austria

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