Issue No. 02 - February (1981 vol. 14)
W.B. Watson , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
The interaction of node placement and contention mechanism is crucial to network performance. These experiments suggest that elaborate contention schemes have but little advantage over simpler ones.
W. Watson, "Configuration-Dependent Performance of a Prioritized CSMA Broadcast Network," in Computer, vol. 14, no. , pp. 51-58, 1981.