Selected topics in communication networks and distributed systems [electronic resource] / editors, Sudip Misra, Subhas Chandra Misra, Isaac Woungang.

Hackensack, N.J. : World Scientific, 2010.
1 online resource (808 p.)

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Electronic data processing -- Distributed processing.
Distributed operating systems (Computers).
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Communication networks and distributed system technologies are undergoing rapid advancements. The last few years have experienced a steep growth in research on different aspects in these areas. Even though these areas hold great promise for our future, there are several challenges that need to be addressed. This review volume aims to provide a comprehensive guide on emerging and matured ideas as well as results on selected topics in communication networks and distributed systems. It will be a valuable reference for students, instructors, researchers, engineers and strategists in this field.
CONTENTS; Chapter 1 Mobility in Wireless Communication Networks Ronan Skehill, Padraig Scully, Eduardo Cano, Joseph Johnson, Sean McGrath and John Nelson; Chapter 2 The Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Service of the Universal Mobile Telecommunications System Antonios Alexiou, Christos Bouras, Vasileios Kokkinos and Evangelos Rekkas; Chapter 3 WIMAX/802.16 Broadband Wireless Networks Michel Barbeau, Paul Boone and Evangelos Kranakis; Chapter 4 The System Framework and Its Application in a Mobile RFID Service Network Namje Park, Rajit Gadh, Seungjoo Kim and Dongho Won
Chapter 5 Using Neural Networks in Wireless Man QoS Architectures Manjunath RamachandraChapter 6 Using a Statistical Learning Model and SVM for Location Management in WLANS Abhishek Sisodia, Amit Gupta, Kunal Kapoor and Shashikala Tapaswi; Chapter 7 Transmission Power Control for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Basel Alawieh, Chadi Assi and Hussein Mouftah; Chapter 8 Collision Avoidance Aware MAC Protocols for Multi-hop Ad Hoc Networks: Challenges, Solutions and Open Issues Basel Alawieh, Chadi Assi and Hussein Mouftah
Chapter 9 A Cross Layer DOA Routing Protocol for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks C. Mala, S. Vikram and N. P. GopalanChapter 10 Pervasive Service Discovery Protocol for Power Optimization in an Ad Hoc Network C. Mala, S. Sandeep Kumar and N. P. Gopalan; Chapter 11 Area Coverage Problems in Wireless Sensor Networks Bang Wang, Cheng Fu, Hock Beng Lim, Minghui Li and Di Ma; Chapter 12 Cognitive Networks Manuel Peralta, Supratik Mukhopadhyay, Ramesh Bharadwaj and Krishna Shenai; Chapter 13 Routing and Traffic Management El-Sayed M. El-Alfy
Chapter 14 Network Management: A Tutorial and Survey Hui Xu and Debao XiaoChapter 15 The Principles of Network Monitoring Monica Brockmeyer and Jawwad Shamsi; Chapter 16 Network Information Flow and its Wireless Applications Jiaqing Huang and Tegegne Gobana; Chapter 17 A Theoretical Model for Grid, Cluster and Internet Computing Mark Burgin and Marc L. Smith; Chapter 18 Dataflow Computations on Enterprise Grids Chao Jin and Rajkumar Buyya; Chapter 19 Grid-Based Computing Platform for Large-Scale Online Applications K. L. Eddie Law and Y. C. Allen Yu
Chapter 20 Adaptive Multimedia Transmission over the Internet Christos Bouras and Apostolos GkamasChapter 21 Analyzing Bandwidth usage in a Distributed Processing Environment Dennis Guster, Mark B. Schmidt, Renat Sultanov and Charles Hall; Chapter 22 Intrusion Detection in Networks and Applications Kapil Kumar Gupta, Baikunth Nath and Kotagiri Ramamohanarao; Chapter 23 Security in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Venkat Balakrishnan, Vijay Varadharajan and Uday Tupakula; Chapter 24 Identity Management in Mobile Communication Systems Silke Holtmanns, Guenther Horn and Wolf-Dietrich Moeller
Chapter 25 Proactive Models for Mitigating Internet Denial-of-Service/Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks H. R. Nagesh and K. Chandra Sekaran
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Misra, Sudip.
Misra, Subhas Chandra.
Woungang, Isaac.