Ad-Hoc Networking: IFIP 19th World Computer Congress, TC-6, IFIP Interactive Conference on Ad-Hoc Networking, August 20-25, 2006, Santiago, Chile … in Information and Communication Technology) by Khaldoun Al Agha
English | July 27, 2006 | ISBN: 038734635X | 189 Pages | PDF | 10 MB
Position-based routing was originally developed for packet radio networks in the 1980s . It received renewed interest during the last few years as a method for routing in mobile wireless ad hoc and sensor networks [1, 2, 4]. The general idea of is to select the next hop based on position information such that the packet is forwarded in the geographical direction of the destination. Position-based routing can be divided into two main components: the location service and position-based forwarding.