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A Process Algebra for Wireless Mesh Networks used for Modelling, Verifying and Analysing AODV

@article{Fehnker2013APA,
  title={A Process Algebra for Wireless Mesh Networks used for Modelling, Verifying and Analysing AODV},
  author={Ansgar Fehnker and Rob J. van Glabbeek and Peter H{\"o}fner and Annabelle McIver and Marius Portmann and Wee Lum Tan},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2013},
  volume={abs/1312.7645}
}
We propose AWN (Algebra for Wireless Networks), a process algebra tailored to the modelling of Mobile Ad hoc Network (MANET) and Wireless Mesh Network (WMN) protocols. It combines novel treatments of local broadcast, conditional unicast and data structures. In this framework we present a rigorous analysis of the Ad hoc On-Demand Distance Vector (AODV) protocol, a popular routing protocol designed for MANETs and WMNs, and one of the four protocols currently standardised by the IETF MANET… Expand
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