The widespread availability of mobile devices coupled with recent advancements in networking capabilities make opportunistic networks one of the most promising technologies for next-generation mobile applications. Are you ready to make your mark?
Featuring the contributions of prominent researchers from academia and industry, Mobile Opportunistic Networks: Architectures, Protocols and Applications introduces state-of-the-art research findings, technologies, tools, and innovations. From fundamentals to advanced concepts, the book provides the comprehensive technical coverage of this rapidly emerging communications technology you need to make contributions in this area.
The first section focuses on modeling, networking architecture, and routing problems. The second section examines opportunistic networking technologies and applications. Presenting the latest in modeling opportunistic network connection structures and pairwise contacts, the text discusses the fundamentals of opportunistic routing. It reviews the most-popular routing protocols and introduces a routing protocol for delivering data with load balancing and reliable transmission capabilities.
Addressing key research challenges and open issues, this complete technical guide reports on the latest advancements in the deployment of stationary relay nodes on vehicular opportunistic networks. It also illustrates the use of the service location and planning (SLP) technique for resource utilization with
Routing In Mobile Opportunistic Networks. State of the Art in Modeling Opportunistic Networks. Credit-Based Cooperation Enforcement Schemes Tailored to Opportunistic Networks. Opportunism in Mobile Ad Hoc Networking. Opportunistic Routing for Load-Balancing and Reliable Data Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks. Trace-Based Analysis of Mobile User Behaviors for Opportunistic Networks. Quality of Service in an Opportunistic Capability Utilization Network. Effective File Transfer in Mobile Opportunistic Networks. Stationary Relay Nodes Deployment on Vehicular Opportunistic Networks. Connection Enhancement for Mobile Opportunistic Networks.