Experimental evaluation of wireless simulation assumptions

@inproceedings{Kotz2004ExperimentalEO,
  title={Experimental evaluation of wireless simulation assumptions},
  author={D. Kotz and Calvin C. Newport and R. Gray and Jason Liu and Yougu Yuan and C. Elliott},
  booktitle={MSWiM '04},
  year={2004}
}
All analytical and simulation research on ad~hoc wireless networks must necessarily model radio propagation using simplifying assumptions. We provide a comprehensive review of six assumptions that are still part of many ad hoc network simulation studies, despite increasing awareness of the need to represent more realistic features, including hills, obstacles, link asymmetries, and unpredictable fading. We use an extensive set of measurements from a large outdoor routing experiment to… Expand
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