Improving Throughput and Fairness by Reducing Exposed and Hidden Nodes in 802.11 Networks


Two well-known problems that can cause performance degradations in IEEE 802.11 wireless networks are the exposed-node (EN) and hidden-node (HN) problems. Although there have been isolated and incidental studies of EN and HN, a comprehensive treatment has not been attempted. The contributions of this paper are threefold: First, we provide rigorous… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/TMC.2007.1070

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