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A performance comparison of smart probabilistic broadcasting of ad hoc distance vector (AODV).

Yassein, Muneer Bani, Khalaf, M and Al-Dubai, Ahmed (2010) A performance comparison of smart probabilistic broadcasting of ad hoc distance vector (AODV). Journal of Supercomputing. ISSN 0920-8542

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    Abstract/Description

    Broadcast is a common operation used in Mobile Ad hoc Networks (MANETs) for many services, such as, rout
    discovery and sending an information messages. The direct method to perform broadcast is simple flooding, which it
    can dramatically affect the performance of MANET. Recently, a probabilistic approach to flooding has been
    proposed as one of most important suggested solutions to solve the broadcast storm problem, which leads to the
    collision, contention and duplicated messages. This paper proposed new probabilistic method to improve the
    performance of existing on-demand routing protocol by reduced the RREQ overhead during rout discovery
    operation. The simulation results show that the combination of AODV and a suitable probabilistic rout discovery
    can reduce the average end- to- end delay as well as overhead and still achieving low normalized routing load,
    comparing with AODV which used fixed probability and blind flooding

    Item Type: Article
    Print ISSN: 0920-8542
    Electronic ISSN: 1573-0484
    Uncontrolled Keywords: MANET; overhead; flooding; simulation; AODV;
    University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
    Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 004 Data processing & computer science
    Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
    Item ID: 3678
    Depositing User: Computing Research
    Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2010 13:19
    Last Modified: 06 Dec 2012 12:21
    URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3678

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