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Protocol parameter selection for fiber-supported IEEE 802.16m networks

Sklikas, Pavlos, Mjeku, Majlinda, Gomes, Nathan J. (2014) Protocol parameter selection for fiber-supported IEEE 802.16m networks. In: IEEE International Conference on Communications ICC 2014. . pp. 4173-4178. (doi:10.1109/ICC.2014.6883975) (KAR id:44021)

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Abstract

In this paper we investigate protocol issues that might arise due to the extra fiber propagation delay in fiber-fed IEEE 802.16m networks. Our study indicates that although the fiber delay might affect network performance, an informed choice of protocol parameters, such as the guard times and the ranging channel structure, can minimize the reduction in efficiency and allow for relaxation of some of the constraints imposed on the optical distribution network architecture.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
DOI/Identification number: 10.1109/ICC.2014.6883975
Subjects: T Technology
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Depositing User: Tina Thompson
Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2014 10:08 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:56 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/44021 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Gomes, Nathan J.: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3763-3699
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