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Tuesday, September 13, 2011


Professor: Katia Obraczka (katia "at" cse. ucsc. edu)


No textbook is required. The book "Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: Architectures and Protocols" by C. Siva Ram Murthy and B.S. Manoj can be used as a reference.


Lecture Notes

Reading Lists
  1. L. Kleinrock, "Nomadicity: Anytime, Anywhere In A Disconnected World," Invited paper, Mobile Networks and Applications, Vol. 1, No. 4, January 1996, pp. 351-357.
  2. L. Kleinrock, " An Internet Vision: The Invisible Global Infrastructure," Ad Hoc Networks Journal, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 3-11, July 2003.
  3. M Weiser, The Computer for the 21st Century, 1991.
  4. M. Weiser, Some Computer Science Problems in Ubiquitous Computing, Communications of the ACM, July 1993.
Medium Access Control

    Basic Contention-Based Channel Access:
  1. B. P. Crow and I. Widjaja and L. G. Kim and P. T. Sakai, "IEEE 802.11 Wireless Local Area Networks", 1997. IEEE Communications Magazine, 35(9):116-126.
  2. Vaduvur Bharghavan, Alan Demers, Scott Shenker, Lixia Zhang, "MACAW: A Media Access Protocol for Wireless for Wireless LANs", ACM Sigcomm 94.
  3. J. J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves and C. L. Fullmer, "Floor Acquisition Multiple Access in Single-Channel Wireless Networks," ACM MONET Journal, Special Issue on Ad Hoc Networks, Vol. 4, 1999, pp. 157-174.
  4. Schedule-Based Channel Access:
  5. Venkatesh Rajendran, Katia Obraczka, J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves. "DYNAMMA: A DYNAmic Multi-channel Medium Access Framework for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS). Oct 2007. Nominated for the best paper award.
  6. V. Rajendran, Katia Obraczka, and J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves, "Energy-Efficient, Collision-Free Medium Access Control for Wireless Sensor Networks", ACM/Kluwer Wireless Networks (WINET), 2006.
  7. Djukic, P. and Mohapatra, P., "Soft-TDMAC: A Software TDMA-Based MAC over Commodity 802.11 Hardware", Proceedings of the INFOCOM 2009, 2009
Unicast Routing

  1. Dynamic source routing in ad hoc wireless networks, David B. Johnson, David A. Maltz, in Mobile Computing, editor T. Imielinski and Hank Korth, Kluwer, 1996.
  2. An Implementation Study of the AODV Routing Protocol, Elizabeth M. Royer and Charles E. Perkins, Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, Chicago, IL, September 2000.
  3. Optimized Link State Routing Protocol (OLSR), RFC 3626.
  4. Optional: Samir R. Das, Charles E. Perkins, Elizabeth M. Royer and Mahesh K. Marina. Performance Comparison of Two On-demand Routing Protocols for Ad hoc Networks. IEEE Personal Communications Magazine special issue on Ad hoc Networking, February 2001, pp. 16-28.
Multicast routing

  1. Multicast Operation of the Ad hoc On-Demand Distance Vector Routing Protocol. Royer and Perkins, Proceedings of Mobicom, August 1999.
  2. On-Demand Multicast Routing Protocol. Lee, Gerla and Chiang, Proceedings of WCNC, September 1999.
  3. Robust and scalable integrated routing in MANETs using context-aware ordered meshes. Rolando Menchaca-Mendez and J. J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves, INFOCOM'10 Proceedings of the 29th conference on Information communications, San Diego, California, USA.
Capacity of wireless networks

  1. Fundamental Limits of Information Dissemination in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks---Part I: Single-Packet Reception.
  2. Fundamental Limits of Information Dissemination in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks---Part II: Multi-Packet Reception.
  3. On the Multicast Capacity of Wireless Ad Hoc Networks with Network Coding, Zheng Wang, Member, IEEE, Shirish S. Karande, Member, IEEE, Hamid R. Sadjadpour, Senior Member, IEEE, and J. J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves, Fellow, IEEE.
Wireless Internetworking

  1. A Mobile Host Protocol Supporting Route Optimization and Authentication, Andrew Myles, David B. Johnson, Charles Perkins, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, special issue on Mobile and Wireless Computing Networks, 13(5):839-849, June 1995.
  2. Mobility Support in IPv6 , Charles E. Perkins and David B. Johnson. Proceedings of the Second Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom'96), November 1996.
  3. FLIP: A Flexible Interconnection Protocol for Heterogeneous Internetworking, Ignacio Solis and Katia Obraczka, in ACM/Kluwer Mobile Networking and Applications (MONET) Special on Integration of Heterogeneous Wireless Technologies.
  4. Optional: TCP Performance in Mobile-IP, Foo Chun Choong.
End-to-End Protocols
Point-to-point Communication:
  1. Infrasructure-Based Wireless Networks:
    1. Improving TCP/IP Performance over Wireless Networks, Hari Bala krishnan, Srinivasan Seshan, Elan Amir, Randy H. Katz. Proc. 1st ACM Conf. on Mobile Computing and Networking, Berkeley, CA, November 1995.
    2. Delayed duplicate acknowledgements: a TCP-Unaware approach to improve performance of TCP over wireless, Nitin H. Vaidya, Milten N. Mehta, Charles E. Perkins, Gabriel Montenegro.
    3. I-TCP: indirect TCP for mobile hosts, 15th Int'l Conf. on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), May 1995.
  2. MANETs:
    1. Analysis of TCP Performance over Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, G. Holland and N. H. Vaidya, Fifth Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MOBICOM), Seattle, August 1999.
    2. A Comparison of TCP Performance over Three Routing Protocols for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, Thomas Dyer, Rajendra Boppana, Mobihoc 2001.
    3. Improving TCP Performance over Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks with Out-of-Order Detection and Response, F. Wand and Y. Zhang, Mobihoc 2002.
Multipoint Communication:
  1. Reliable Broadcast in Mobile Multihop Packet Networks, E. Pagani and G.P. Rossi, Proceedings of ACM/IEEE MOBICOM'97, Budapest, Hungary, Sep. 1997, pp. 34-42.
  2. Anonymous Gossip: Improving Multicast Reliability in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks R. Chandra, V. Ramasubramanian, and K.P. Birman, Proceedings of IEEE ICDCS 2001, Mesa, AZ, Apr. 2001, pp. 275-283.
  3. Venkatesh Rajendran, Katia Obraczka, Yunjung Yi, Sung-Ju Lee, Ken Tang and Mario Gerla , ""Combining Source- and Localized Recovery to Achieve Reliable Multicast in Multi-Hop Ad Hoc Networks," Proceedings of the Networking' 04, May 2004.
  4. Optional: Ken Tang, Katia Obraczka, Sung-Ju Lee and Mario Gerla , Reliable Adaptive Lightweight Multicast Protocol, Proceedings of IEEE ICC 2003, May 2003.
Feb 28: Mobility management: Tyler and Niosha 1, Niosha 2.
  1. Mobility Models for Systems Evaluation - A Survey by Mirco Musolesi and Cecilia Mascolo.
  2. The Random Trip Model: Stability, Stationary Regime, and Perfect Simulation by Jean-Yves Le Boudec and Milan Vojnovic, March 2006.

  3. Soliman H, Castelluccia C. (2008) Hierarchical Mobile IPv6 (HMIPv6) Mobility Management (RFC 5380). IETF Network Working Group.
  4. Kong, K.-S., Lee, W., Han, Y.-H., Myung-Ki, S., & You, H. (2008). Mobility management for all-IP mobile networks: mobile IPv6 vs. proxy mobile IPv6. IEEE Wireless Communications , 36-45.
  5. Akyildiz, I., Xie, J., Mohanty, S., & Georgia Inst. of Technol., U. (2004). A survey of mobility management in next-generation all-IP-based wireless systems. IEEE Wireless Communications , 16-28.
March 2: Hybrid networks: Gregg and Darien.

  1. R.N.B. Rais, M. Mendonca, T. Turletti, K. Obraczka, “Towards Truly Heterogeneous Internets: Bridging Infrastructure-based and Infrastructure-less Networks”, in Proceedings of 3rd IEEE/ACM COMSNETS Conference, India, January 2011.
  2. D. Miorandi and S. Vitturi, “Hybrid Wired/Wireless Implementations of Profibus DP: a Feasibility Study Based on Ethernet and Bluetooth”, Computer Communications , vol.27, n.10, pag. 946-960, Jun. 2004.

  4. R.A. Nichols and A.R. Hammons, "Performance of DTN-Based Free-Space Optical Networks with Mobility," IEEE MILCOM 2007.
  5. J. Ott, D. Kutscher, and C. Dwertmann, “Integrating DTN and MANET Routing,” in CHANTS '06.
  6. J. Whitbeck, V. Conan, HYMAD: Hybrid DTN-MANET Routing for Dense and Highly Dynamic Wireless Networks, in: AOC'09.
March 7: Energy management: Mohamed, and Security: Jim.

  1. Hyung Seok Kim, Tarek F. Abdelzaher, and Wook Hyun Kwon. 2003. Minimum-energy asynchronous dissemination to mobile sinks in wireless sensor networks. In Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Embedded networked sensor systems (SenSys '03). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 193-204.
  2. Kai Zeng, Kui Ren, Wenjing Lou, and Patrick J. Moran. 2009. Energy aware efficient geographic routing in lossy wireless sensor networks with environmental energy supply. Wirel. Netw. 15, 1 (January 2009), 39-51.
  3. Andreas Lachenmann, Pedro Jos; Marrn, Daniel Minder, and Kurt Rothermel. 2007. Meeting lifetime goals with energy levels. In Proceedings of the 5th international conference on Embedded networked sensor systems (SenSys '07). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 131-144.

  4. Ram Kumar Singh. 2010. "IDS in Mobile Ad-Hoc Network with Profile Support." The Security Journal Fall 2010.
  5. Avishai Wool. 2005. "Lightweight key management for IEEE 802.11 wireless LANs with key refresh and host revocation." Wirel. Netw. 11, 6 (November 2005), 677-686.
  6. Shirley Radack, (Ed). 2007. "Securing Wireless Networks." The Information Technology Labs Bulletin: National Institute of Standards and Technology. April 2007
  7. Dragorn. 2002. Comprehensive Guide to 802.11b Wireless Networks. 2600 The Hacker Quarterly, Summer 2002.
March 9: Security: Chris and Seth:

  1. "Security in Wireless Sensor Networks". Adrian Perrig, John Stankovic, and David Wagner. June 2004.
  2. "Wireless Sensor Network Security Analysis". Hemanta Kumar Kalita and Avijit Kar. December 2009.
  3. "Security in Distributed, Grid, Mobile, and Pervasive Computing, Chapter 16: Wireless Sensor Network Security: A Survey". Yang Xiao. April 2007.

  4. On Inferring Application Protocol Behaviors in Encrypted Network Traffic, Charles Wright, Fabian Monrose, Gerald Masson. Journal of Machine Learning Research, December 2006.
  5. Inferring Speech Activity from Encrypted Skype Traffic, Yu-Chun Chang, Kuan-Ta Chen, Chen-Chi Wu, Chin-Laung Lei. IEEE Globecomm (2008).
March 14: DTNs: Philip and Rance

  1. Epidemic Routing for Partially-Connected Ad Hoc Networks, Amin Vahdat and David Becker, Department of Computer Science Duke University
  2. Prioritized Epidemic Routing for Opportunistic Networks, Ram Ramanathan, Richard Hansen, Prithwish Basu, Regina Rosales-Hain, Rajesh Krishnan
  3. Spray and Wait: An Efficient Routing Scheme for Intermittently Connected Mobile Networks, Thrasyvoulos Spyropoulos, Konstantinos Psounis, Cauligi S. Raghavendra
  4. Probabilistic Routing Protocol for Intermittently Connected Networks, A. Lindgren, A. Doria, Lulea University of Technology, July 12, 2010
  5. DTN Routing as a Resource Allocation Problem, Aruna Balasubramanian Brian Neil Levine Arun Venkataramani October 25, 2009

  6. Fall, Kevin. Intel Research, Berkeley. SIGCOMM 2003 Aug25, 2003. August 2003.A Delay-Tolerant Network Architecture for Challenged Internets. August 2003.
  7. Warthman, Forrest. Delay Tolerant Networks (DTNs): A Tutorial March 2003.


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