An Efficient Algorithm for the Performance of TCP over Multi-hop Wireless Mesh Networks

  title={An Efficient Algorithm for the Performance of TCP over Multi-hop Wireless Mesh Networks},
  author={Prasanthi Sreekumari and Sang-Hwa Chung},
  journal={2010 Seventh International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations},
Improving the performance of Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) associated with the presence of multi-hop is one of the research challenges in wireless mesh networks. Wireless mesh networks have large round trip time variations and these variations are dependent on the number of hops. The end-to-end TCP throughput degrades rapidly with increase in number of hops. This is one of the biggest problems of TCP over wireless mesh networks. In wireless mesh network, when congestion loss and wireless… 

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