Cross-layer Solutions for Traffic Forwarding in Mesh Networks

  • V. Baiamonte
  • C. Casetti
  • C. F. Chiasserini
  • M. Fiore


Medium Access Control Relay Node Mesh Network Distribute Coordination Function Medium Access Control Layer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Baiamonte
    • 1
  • C. Casetti
    • 1
  • C. F. Chiasserini
    • 1
  • M. Fiore
    • 1
  1. 1.Politecnico di TorinoItaly

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