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Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops, International Conference on (2007)
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
May 21, 2007 to May 23, 2007
ISBN: 0-7695-2847-3
pp: 887-892
Dang Nguyen , INRIA Rocquencourt, France
Pascale Minet , INRIA Rocquencourt, France
ABSTRACT
Mobile ad hoc networks have very attractive intrinsic qualities. However they will be adopted only if they are able to support applications with QoS requirements. They should provide a route providing the QoS requested by a flow. The OLSR routing protocol can be extended for that purpose. OLSR relies on multipoint relay (MPR) selection that has an important effect on the routing protocol?s performances. Indeed, the overhead generated by the OLSR protocol and more particularly the flooding efficiency depend on MPR selection. Moreover, MPRs are used as intermediate nodes in the routes. The analysis of MPR selection presented in this paper, gives quantitative results and also takes QoS support into account. Simulations on large and dense networks show that our analysis is highly accurate.
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CITATION
Dang Nguyen, Pascale Minet, "Analysis of MPR Selection in the OLSR Protocol", Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops, International Conference on, vol. 02, no. , pp. 887-892, 2007, doi:10.1109/AINAW.2007.94
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