IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Efficient flooding in ad hoc networks: a comparative performance study

IEEE International Conference on Communications

Author(s): Yungjung Yi ; M. Gerla ; Taek Jin Kwon
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2003
Conference Location: Anchorage, AK, USA
Conference Date: 11 May 2003
Volume: 2
Page Count: 5
ISBN (Paper): 0-7803-7802-4
DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2003.1204518
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The blind flooding can become very inefficient because of redundant, "superfluous" forwarding. In fact, superfluous flooding increases link overhead and wireless medium congestion. In a large... View More

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