Wireless Mesh Networks [electronic resource] : Architectures and Protocols / edited by Ekram Hossain, Kin Leung.Material type: TextLanguage: English Publisher: Boston, MA : Springer US, 2008Description: XXIV, 333 p. online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780387688398Subject(s): Engineering | Computer network architectures | Computer Communication Networks | Microwaves | Telecommunication | Engineering | Communications Engineering, Networks | Computer Communication Networks | Signal, Image and Speech Processing | Microwaves, RF and Optical Engineering | Electronic and Computer Engineering | Computer Systems Organization and Communication NetworksAdditional physical formats: Printed edition:: No titleDDC classification: 621.382 LOC classification: TK1-9971Online resources: Click here to access online
Challenges and Issues in Designing Architectures and Protocols for Wireless Mesh Networks -- Architectures and Deployment Strategies for Wireless Mesh Networks -- End-to-End Design Principles for Broadband Cellular Mesh Networks -- Medium Access Control and Routing Protocols for Wireless Mesh Networks -- Channel Assignment Strategies for Wireless Mesh Networks -- Optimal Resource Allocation for Wireless Mesh Networks -- Resource Allocation and Cost in Hybrid Solar/Wind Powered WLAN Mesh Nodes -- Scheduling, Routing, and Related Cross-Layer Management through Link Activation Procedures in Wireless Mesh Networks -- Quality-Aware Routing Metrics in Wireless Mesh Networks -- Cross-layer Solutions for Traffic Forwarding in Mesh Networks -- Multiple Antenna Techniques for Wireless Mesh Networks -- Security Issues in Wireless Mesh Networks.
Wireless Mesh Networks provides a unified view of the state-of-the-art achievements in the area of protocols and architectures for wireless mesh networking (WMN) technology. With contributions from leading experts in the field, the book covers aspects of analysis, design, deployment, and optimization of protocols and architectures for WMNs. In particular, the topics include challenges and issues in designing architectures and protocols for WMNs, medium access control and routing protocols for WMNs, resource allocation and scheduling in WMNs, cost optimization in WMN nodes using energy harvesting technologies, cross-layer design for WMNs, and security in WMNs.