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Propagation Models for Analysis of AdHoc Routing Protocols based on Multi Ray Modeling

A. D. Bhoi, Dr. R. D. Kharadkar, Dr. A. Y. Deshmukh


Realistic simulation scenarios are critical to correctly assess the performance of mobile ad-hoc networks. In order to evaluate the large number of protocol proposals of recent years, profound models for mobility and radio propagation are needed. The radio wave propagation model has a strong impact on the results of the simulation run. It is important to use a good radio propagation model to determine the performance of the links. The model must include the effects of multipath reflections. An empirical radio propagation environment model, comprising a loss model specific to the local urban topology, is used to optimize network operation. We evaluate the robustness of simplified radio propagation models for indoor MANET simulations. This work describes a high accuracy propagation multi-ray model based on the use of a ray-tracer.


Indoor, MANET, Radio Propagation, Ray Tracing.

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