Effects of Terrain Details on Wireless Network Simulation Macro Results Accuracy

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Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 150)


In this paper we investigate the use of terrains with various level of detail and its impact on the simulation results on the macro level. We argue to which extent this problem has to be taken into account and what is the appropriate level of terrain accurate representation in order to achieve results that are valid and can be used as a simulation projection for a given real life scenario.


Digital Terrain Model Triangulate Irregular Network Triangular Irregular Network Real Terrain Average Receive Signal Strength 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and EngineeringSs. Cyril and Methodius UniversitySkopjeR. Macedonia
  2. 2.Politecnico di TorinoTurinItaly

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