A self-organisation plane for distributed mobile wireless networks

  • A. O. Mahajan
  • K. V. Lever
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 998)


Self-organisation functions are capable of providing organisation intelligence in communication networks. Self-organising radio networks support diverse user services in a distributed and dynamic environment. These networks involve such a variety of functions that establishment of a functional guideline or framework is necessary to manage these functions systematically. Such a framework is proposed in this paper in the form of a “plane” of self-organisation functions. Various control mechanisms or protocols can be mapped onto these functions. A practical application of the self-organisation model is demonstrated and other uses of this approach are suggested.

Key words

Radio networks distributed architecture intelligent system 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. O. Mahajan
    • 1
  • K. V. Lever
    • 1
  1. 1.Defence Communications Research Centre, Institute for Telecommunications ResearchUniversity of South AustraliaAdelaideAustralia

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