Getting Started With Wireless Networking
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Challenges and the Big Picture

  • M. Satyanarayanan (CMU), Fundamental Challenges in Mobile Computing [pdf] Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC) 1995.

  • F. Stajano (AT&T), Ross Anderson (U Cambridge), The Resurrecting Duckling: Security Issues for Ad-hoc Wireless Networks [pdf] Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 1999

  • M. Satyanarayanan (Intel) Pervasive Computing: Vision and Challenges [pdf] IEEE Communications Magazine, 2001

  • The First Ideas and Protocols

  • V. Bhargavan (Meru), Al Demers, Scott Shenkar (UC), L. Zhang (UCLA) MACAW: A Media Access Protocol for Wireless LANs [pdf] ACM Sigcomm, 1994

  • David Johnson (CMU), David Maltz (CMU), Dynamic Source Routing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks [pdf] Journal of Mobile Computing, 1996.

  • C. Perkins (Nokia), E. Royer (UCSB) Ad hoc On-Demand Distance Vector Routing [pdf]
    IEEE Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications, 1999

  • G. Holland (HRL), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC) Analysis of TCP Performance over Mobile Ad Hoc Networks [pdf] Wireless Networks (WiNET), Springer, 2002.

  • Y. Ko (Ajou), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC) Location Aided Routing (LAR) in Mobile AdHoc Routing [pdf] ACM Mobicom, 1998

  • Sze-Yao Ni, Yu-Chee Tseng, Yuh-Shyan Chen, and Jang-Ping Sheu (NCU Taiwan) The Broadcast Storm Problem in a Mobile Ad Hoc Network [pdf] ACM Mobicom 1999

  • S. Xu, T. Saadawi (City Univ. NY) Does the IEEE 802.11 MAC protocol work well in multihop wireless adhoc networks? [pdf] IEEE Communications Magazine, 2001

  • Romit Roy Choudhury (Duke), Xue Yang (Intel), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC), Ram Ramanathan (BBN) Utilizing Directional Antennas for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2002

  • Jungmin So (Samsung), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC) Multi Channel MAC Protocols for Ad Hoc Networks [pdf] ACM Mobihoc 2004

  • Pradeep Kyasanur (Google), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC) Selfish MAC Layer Misbehavior in Wireless Networks [ps] IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2004

  • Romit Roy Choudhury (Duke), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC) Deafness: A MAC Problem in Ad Hoc Networks when using Directional Antennas [pdf] IEEE ICNP 2004

  • Pradeep Kyasanur (Google), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC) Routing and Link-layer Protocols for Multi-Channel Multi-Interface Ad Hoc Wireless Networks [pdf] Mobile Computing and Communications Review, 2005

  • G. Holland (HRL), Nitin Vaidya (UIUC) A Rate-Adaptive MAC Protocol for Multi-Hop Wireless Networks [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2001

  • S. Biswas (MIT), R. Morris (MIT) Opportunistic Routing in Multi-Hop Wireless Networks [pdf] ACM Sigcomm 2005

  • D. De Couto, D. Aguayo, J. Bicket, and R. Morris (MIT) A High-Throughput Path Metric for Multi-Hop Wireless Routing [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2003

  • Ashish Raniwala (Google), Tzi-cker Chiueh (SUNY SB) Architecture and Algorithms for an IEEE 802.11-based Multi-Channel Wireless Mesh Network [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2005

  • H. Balakrishnan (MIT), V. N. Padmanabhan (MSR), S. Seshan (CMU), R. H. Katz (Berkeley) A Comparison of Mechanisms for Improving TCP Performance over Wireless Links [pdf] IEEE Transactions on Networking, 1997

  • Hung-Yun Hsieh, Kyu-Han Kim, Yujie Zhu, and Raghupathy Sivakumar (GaTech) A Receiver-Centric Transport Protocol for Mobile Hosts with Heterogeneous Wireless Interfaces [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2003

  • J. Yoon, M. Liu, and B. Noble (U Mich) Random Waypoint Considered Harmful [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2003

  • Ananth Rao, Sylvia Ratnasamy, Christos Papadimitriou, Scott Shenker, Ion Stoica (Berkeley) Geographic Routing without Location Information [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2003

  • J. Broch, D. Maltz, D. Johnson, Y. Hu and J. Jetcheva (MIT) A Performance Comparison of Multi-hop Wireless Ad Hoc Network Routing Protocols [pdf] ACM Mobicom 1998

  • A. Mishra, E. Rozner, S. Banerjee (U Wisc), W. Arbaugh (U Maryland), Exploiting Partially Overlapping Channels in Wireless Networks: Turning a Peril into an Advantage [pdf] Internet Measurement Conference, 2005

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  • Capacity

  • P. Gupta (Bell Labs), P. R. Kumar (UIUC) Capacity of Wireless Networks [pdf] Transactions on Information Theory, 2000

  • J Li (MIT), C Blake (MIT), D. De Couto (MIT), HI Lee (MIT), R Morris (MIT) Capacity of Ad Hoc wireless networks [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2001

  • M. Gastpar (Berkeley), M. Vetterli (EPFL) On the capacity of wireless networks: the relay case [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2002

  • M Grossglauser (EPFL), DNC Tse (Berkeley) Mobility increases the capacity of ad hoc wireless networks [pdf] IEEE Transactions on Networking 2002

  • B Liu (UMass), Z Liu (UMass), D Towsley (UMass) On the capacity of hybrid wireless networks [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2003

  • S. Toumpis (Stanford), A. Goldsmith (Stanford) Capacity regions for wireless ad hoc networks [pdf] IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2003

  • K Kar (RPI), M Kodialam (Bell Labs), TV Lakshman (Bell Labs), L Tassiulas (U Thessaly) Routing for network capacity maximization in energy-constrained ad-hoc networks [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2003

  • S Yi (RPI), Y Pei (RPI), S Kalyanaraman (RPI), On the capacity improvement of ad hoc wireless networks using directional antennas [pdf] ACM Mobihoc 2003

  • C. Peraki (Cornell), S. Servetto (Cornell), On the Maximum Stable Throughput Problem in Random Networks with Directional Antennas [pdf] ACM Mobihoc 2003

  • RU Nabar (Stanford), O Oyman (Stanford), H Bolcskei (Stanford), AJ Paulraj (Stanford) Capacity scaling laws in MIMO wireless networks [pdf] Allerton Conference, 2003

  • R. Negi (CMU), A. Rajeswaran (CMU) Capacity of power constrained ad-hoc networks [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2004

  • A El Gamal (Stanford), J Mammen (Stanford), B Prabhakar (Stanford) Throughput-delay trade-off in wireless networks [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2004

  • P. Kyasanur (Google), N. Vaidya (UIUC) Capacity of multi-channel wireless networks: impact of number of channels and interfaces [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2005

  • K. Jain (MSR), J. Padhye (MSR), V. Padmanabhan (MSR), L. Qiu (MSR), Impact of Interference on Multi-Hop Wireless Network Performance [pdf] Wireless Networks Journal, 2005

  • A. Spyropoulos (USC), C. Raghavendra (USC), Asympotic capacity bounds for ad-hoc networks using directional antennas [pdf] IEEE ICC 2003

  • F. Xue (Intel), P. R. Kumar (UIUC), The Number of Neighbors Needed for Connectivity of Wireless Networks [pdf] Wireless Networks Journal, 2004

  • X. Lin (Purdue), N. Shroff (Purdue) Degenerate Delay-Capacity Tradeoffs in Ad Hoc Networks with Brownian Mobility [pdf] Journal of Communications and Networks, 2005

  • H. Zhang (UIUC), J. Hou (UIUC), Capacity of wireless ad-hoc networks under ultra wide band with power constraints [pdf] IEEE Infocom 2005

  • M. Alicherry (Bell Labs), R. Bhatia (Bell Labs), Li Li (Bell Labs), Joint Channel Assignment and Routing for Throughput Optimization in Multi-radio Wireless Mesh Networks [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2005

  • M. Kodialam (Bell Laboratories), T. Nandagopal (Bell Labs), Characterizing the Capacity Region in Multi-Radio, Multi-Channel Wireless Mesh Networks [pdf] ACM Mobicom 2005

  • G. Bianchi (U Siena) Performance Analysis of the IEEE 802.11 Distrbited Coordination Function [pdf] IEEE JSAC 2000







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