A relay-assisted handover technique with network coding over multihop cellular networks

Sungho Jeon, Sanghoon Lee

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

A relay-assisted handover technique exploiting network coding for multihop cellular networks is described. In the scheme, each MS (Mobile Station) in the outer region receives data related to the home cell from the home BS (Base Station) as well as a coded version of data related to a neighboring BS from a relay node located in the cell boundary via the use of network coding. Thus, MSs can achieve more reliable macro diversity with the assistance of the relay-based handover technique. In a simulation, it is demonstrated that this technique is very effective in maintaining QoS (Quality of Service) in terms of outage probability over a multi-cell environment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)252-254
Number of pages3
JournalIEEE Communications Letters
Volume11
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Mar

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'A relay-assisted handover technique with network coding over multihop cellular networks'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this