MAC protocol and traffic scheduling for wireless ATM networks

@article{Passas1998MACPA,
  title={MAC protocol and traffic scheduling for wireless ATM networks},
  author={Nikos I. Passas and Lazaros F. Merakos and Dimitris Skyrianoglou and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric J. Bauchot and G{\'e}rard Marmig{\`e}re and St{\'e}phane Decrauzat},
  journal={Mobile Networks and Applications},
  year={1998},
  volume={3},
  pages={275-292}
}
The Medium Access Control (MAC) protocol defined in the Wireless ATM Network Demonstrator (WAND) system being developed within the project Magic WAND is presented. Magic WAND is investigating extensions of ATM technology to cover wireless customer premises networks, in the framework of the Advanced Communications Technologies and Services (ACTS) programme, funded by the European Union. The MAC protocol, known as MASCARA, uses a dynamic TDMA scheme, which combines reservation‐ and contention… 

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