User-Centric Mobility Models for Opportunistic Networking

@inproceedings{Boldrini2007UserCentricMM,
  title={User-Centric Mobility Models for Opportunistic Networking},
  author={Chiara Liliana Boldrini and Marco Conti and Andrea Passarella},
  booktitle={BIOWIRE},
  year={2007}
}
In this chapter we survey the most recent proposals for modelling user mobility in mobile pervasive networks, and specifically in opportunistic networks. We identify two main families of models that have been proposed. The first modelling approach is based on the observation that people tend to visit specific places in the physical space, which therefore exert special attraction on them. The mechanics of user movements are defined based on these attractions. The second approach is based on the… 
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