The sociable traveller: human travelling patterns in social-based mobility

@inproceedings{Boldrini2009TheST,
  title={The sociable traveller: human travelling patterns in social-based mobility},
  author={Chiara Boldrini and Marco Conti and Andrea Passarella},
  booktitle={MOBIWAC},
  year={2009}
}
Understanding how humans move is a key factor for the design and evaluation of networking protocols and mobility management solutions in mobile networks. This is particularly true for mobile scenarios in which conventional single-hop access to the infrastructure is not always possible, and multi-hop wireless forwarding is a must. We specifically focus on one of the most recent mobile networking paradigms, i.e., opportunistic networks. In this paradigm the communication takes place directly… CONTINUE READING
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