Group Speed Parameter Effect for Clustering of Vehicles in VANETs: A Fuzzy-Based Approach

  • Kosuke OzeraEmail author
  • Kevin Bylykbashi
  • Yi Liu
  • Makoto Ikeda
  • Leonard Barolli
  • Makoto Takizawa
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Data Engineering and Communications Technologies book series (LNDECT, volume 29)


In recent years, inter-vehicle communication has attracted attention because it can be applicable not only to alternative networks but also to various communication systems. In this paper, we present the group speed effect in clustering of vehicles in VANETs. We conclude that by selecting vehicles with high SC, high VC and low DCC the possibility that the vehicle will remain in the cluster increases. But in the case of group speed, the GS value should be medium in order that vechile remains in the cluster.


VANET Fuzzy Cluster 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kosuke Ozera
    • 1
    Email author
  • Kevin Bylykbashi
    • 1
  • Yi Liu
    • 1
  • Makoto Ikeda
    • 2
  • Leonard Barolli
    • 2
  • Makoto Takizawa
    • 3
  1. 1.Graduate School of EngineeringFukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT)FukuokaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Information and Communication EngineeringFukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT)FukuokaJapan
  3. 3.Department of Advanced Sciences, Faculty of Science and EngineeringHosei UniversityKoganei-ShiJapan

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