umu.sePublications
Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Heterogeneous attachment strategies optimize the topology of dynamic wireless networks
Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Physics. (IceLab)ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2156-1096
2010 (English)In: European Physical Journal B: Condensed Matter Physics, ISSN 1434-6028, E-ISSN 1434-6036, Vol. 73, no 4, 597-604 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

In optimizing the topology of wireless networks built of a dynamic set of spatially embedded agents, there are many trade-offs to be dealt with. The network should preferably be as small (in the sense that the average, or maximal, pathlength is short) as possible, it should be robust to failures, not consume too much power, and so on. In this paper, we investigate simple models of how agents can choose their neighbors in such an environment. In our model of attachment, we can tune from one situation where agents prefer to attach to others in closest proximity, to a situation where agents attach to random others regardless of distance (which thus are, on average, further away than the connections to the spatial neighbors). We evaluate this scenario with several performance measures and find that the optimal topologies, for most of the quantities, is obtained for strategies resulting in a mix of most local and a few random connections.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 73, no 4, 597-604 p.
National Category
Information Science Other Physics Topics
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-34239DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2010-00049-xISI: 000275417600016OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-34239DiVA: diva2:320175
Available from: 2010-05-23 Created: 2010-05-23 Last updated: 2017-12-12Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Other links

Publisher's full text

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Holme, Petter
By organisation
Department of Physics
In the same journal
European Physical Journal B: Condensed Matter Physics
Information ScienceOther Physics Topics

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

doi
urn-nbn

Altmetric score

doi
urn-nbn
Total: 44 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf