International Journal of Computer Network and Information Security(IJCNIS)
ISSN: 2074-9090 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9104 (Online)
Published By: MECS Press
IJCNIS Vol.5, No.4, Apr. 2013
A Novel Routing Scheme for Mobile Ad Hoc Network
Full Text (PDF, 945KB), PP.17-24
Mobile Ad hoc Network (MANET) is a collection of mobile users without any support of fixed infrastructure. The nodes in these networks have several constraints such as transmission power, bandwidth and processing capability. In addition to it an important parameter of interest is the residual battery power of the nodes. Conventional routing schemes do not take this aspect into consideration. Therefore this paper proposes a routing strategy that takes this aspect into consideration by modifying the Route Request (RREQ) packet of the Ad hoc On demand Distance Vector (AODV) routing protocol. The protocol chooses a threshold below which a node is not allowed to relay data/control packets. The results show a remarkable improvement in the value of Packet Delivery Ratio (PDR), throughput and at the same time the network lifetime is not affected.
Cite This Paper
Prem Chand,M.K.Soni,"A Novel Routing Scheme for Mobile Ad Hoc Network", IJCNIS, vol.5, no.4, pp.17-24,2013.DOI: 10.5815/ijcnis.2013.04.03
 Chen, L., Heinzelman, W.B., 2005, "QoS-aware Routing based on Bandwidth Estimation for Mobile Ad-hoc Networks" IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Volume 23, Issue 3, March, 561-572.
 Romdhani, L., Bonnet, C., 2005, "A Cross-layer On-demand Routing Protocol for Delay-Sensitive Applications", IEEE 16th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, Volume 2, 11-14 September, 994-998.
 C. E. Perkins, S.R. Das, and E. Royer, "Ad-hoc on Demand DistanceVector (AODV)". March 2000, http://www.ietf.org/internal-drafts/draft-ietf-manet-aodv-05.txt
 R.S. Sisodia, B. S. Manoj, and C. Siva Ram Murthy(2002): "A Preferred Link-Based Routing Protocol for Ad-hoc Wireless Networks". Journal of Communications and Networks, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 14-21
 Y. C. Hu and D. Johnson (2000), "Caching Strategies in On-demand Routing Protocols for Wireless Ad-hoc Networks," Proc. IEEE/ACM MOBICOM '00, pp. 231–42.
 Hanzo,II, L., Tafazolli, R., 2006, "Quality of Service Routing and Admission Control for Mobile Ad-hoc networks with a contention-based MAC Layer", IEEE International Conference on Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems, 9-12 October, 501-504.
 L. Chen and W.B. Heinzelman, "QoS-Aware Routing Based on Bandwidth Estimation for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks," IEEE J. Selected Areas in Comm., vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 561-572, Mar. 2005.
 Mayhew, G.L., 2007, "Quality of Service in Mission Orientated Ad-hoc Networks", IEEE Aerospace Conference, 3-10 March, 1-9.
 Abdullah, J., Parish, D., 2007, "Impact of QoS Routing Metrics for MANETs in the Pervasive Computing Environment"; International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks 2007, 2-4 July, 1-5.
 S. Ramanathan and M. E. Steenstrup. 1996. A survey of routing techniques for mobile communications networks. MobileNetworks and Applications 1:98-104.
 J.Y. Teo, Y. Ha, C.K. Tham, "Interference-Minimized Multipath Routing with Congestion Control in Wireless Sensor Network for High-Rate Streaming", IEEETransactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 7, no. 9, pp.1124-1137, September 2008.
 Kone, V., Nandi, S., 2006, "QoS Constrained Adaptive Routing Protocol for Mobile Adhoc Networks", 9th International Conference on Information Technology, 18-21 December, 40-45.
 Charles E. Perkins, (2000) "Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks," Addison-Wesley.
 Jayashree S., Manoj B.S. and Siva Ram Murthy C., (2003), "Energy Management in Adhoc Wireless Networks: A Survey of Issues and Solutions". Technical Report, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India.
 Sunil Tanejaa, Ashwani Kushb, Amandeep Makkarc, and Bharat Bhushand, (2011) "Power Management in Mobile Adhoc Network" International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies, Vol. 2, No. 2.
 Hussein ElAttar, Hussein Abdelaty, Salwa H.ElRamly, Mohamed Aboul-Dahab, (2010) " Improving the Lifetime of Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Using Power Aware Routing" 18th Telecommunications forum TELFOR 2010.
 V. Rodoplu and T.H. Meng, (1999) "Minimum Energy Mobile Wireless Networks," IEEE J. Selected Areas in Comm., vol. 17, No. 8, pp. 1333- 1344.
 Perkins, D., Hughes, H., Owens, C., 2002, "Factors effecting the Performance of Ad hoc Networks," IEEE International Conference on Communications, IEEE Press, 2048-2052.
 Z. Haas,"A New Routing Protocol for Reconfigurable Wireless Networks",In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Universal Personal Communications (ICUPC), pages 562–565, October 1997.
 X. Hong, M. Gerla, G. Pei, and C.-C. Chiang,"A Group Mobility Model for Ad hoc Wireless Networks", In Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE MSWIM'99, Seattle, WA, August 1999.