Nearmesh: network environment aware routing in a wireless mesh network for emergency-response

Al-Hadhrami, T. ORCID: 0000-0001-7441-604X and Saeed, F., 2017. Nearmesh: network environment aware routing in a wireless mesh network for emergency-response. In: 2017 International Conference on Research and Innovation in Information Systems (ICRIIS 2017), Langkawi, Malaysia, 16-17 July 2017. Piscataway, N.J.: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. ISBN 9781509030354

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Wireless Mesh Networks (WMNs) employ hybrid distributed mobile networks with instant deployment and capabilities Such as: self_healing, self_organization and self_configuration. These abilities make WMNs a likely technology for incident communication. An Incident Area Network (IAN) requires a reliable and efficient routing path in an environment, where infrastructure-based communications have been destroyed. Routing awareness plays a significant part in this situation to deliver dynamic disaster facilities. Though, most of the proposed aware routing schemes do not entirely exploit the characteristics of WMNs. In this article, we propose a network environment-aware routing scheme for emergency response (NEARMesh) in WMNs, which employs a network routing information map to select the optimized path, based on cooperative consideration of route awareness information. This scheme is carried out and verified in NCTNus simulator. Imitation outcomes clearly display that the suggested scheme can enhance the network performance by maintaining a high delivery ratio with low latency while reducing the energy ingesting by minimizing network expenses.

Item Type: Chapter in book
Creators: Al-Hadhrami, T. and Saeed, F.
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Place of Publication: Piscataway, N.J.
Date: 2017
ISBN: 9781509030354
ISSN: 2324-8157
Divisions: Schools > School of Science and Technology
Record created by: Jonathan Gallacher
Date Added: 15 Mar 2019 15:35
Last Modified: 15 Mar 2019 15:36

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