Spatiotemporal Stochastic Modeling of IoT Enabled Cellular Networks: Scalability and Stability Analysis

@article{Gharbieh2017SpatiotemporalSM,
  title={Spatiotemporal Stochastic Modeling of IoT Enabled Cellular Networks: Scalability and Stability Analysis},
  author={Mohammad Gharbieh and Hesham Elsawy and Ahmed Bader and Mohamed-Slim Alouini},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Communications},
  year={2017},
  volume={65},
  pages={3585-3600}
}
The Internet of Things (IoT) is large scale by nature, which is manifested by the massive number of connected devices as well as their vast spatial existence. Cellular networks, which provide ubiquitous, reliable, and efficient wireless access, will play fundamental rule in delivering the first-mile access for the data tsunami to be generated by the IoT. However, cellular networks may have scalability problems to provide uplink connectivity to massive numbers of connected things. To… 

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