A Survey on Mobile Ad Hoc Wireless Network

  title={A Survey on Mobile Ad Hoc Wireless Network},
  author={Samba Sesay and Zongkai Yang and Jianhua He},
This paper presents a coherent survey on ad hoc wireless networks, with the intent of serving as a quick reference to the current research issues in ad hoc networking. It starts with a background on the origin and development stages of ad hoc network, then summaries the characteristics, capabilities, applications and design constraints of ad hoc network fully distinguishing it from traditional networks. The paper discuses a broad range of research issues such as Routing, Medium Access… CONTINUE READING
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