Building of a Competent Mobility Model for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks

  • Arvind Kumar Shukla
  • C. K. Jha
  • Vimal Kumar Mishra
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 258)


Mobility is a natural character of Ad Hoc networks. A realistic simulation of user movement in Ad Hoc Network is very important to the network performance. Therefore, by using a realistic mobility model, which is an important aspect in enhancing the self-confidence in the simulation result of the network. Although, each node’s movement is random, there are still some underlying disciplines in their mobility. By predicting the mobility of user that truly depicts nodes mobility in an Ad Hoc Network, is the first step of mobility management. In this manuscript an attempt has been made by proposing a new mobility model called restriction models for generating unusual mobility scenarios for Ad Hoc networks such as campus scenario. The propose algorithm performance has been evaluated using network simulator (ns2.35) for dynamic source routing (DSR). The results are compared with other mobility model such as Random way point. The results shows that our proposed algorithm has outperform the available mobility model for campus scenario.


Ad Hoc network Mobility models Mobility patterns ns 2.35 Performance parameters Boonmotion 2.0 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arvind Kumar Shukla
    • 1
  • C. K. Jha
    • 1
  • Vimal Kumar Mishra
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of AIM and ACTBanasthali VidyapithRajasthanIndia
  2. 2.Department of Computer EngineeringGovernment Girls PolytechnicAllahabadIndia

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