Accession Number ADA562483
Title Resource Allocation in MIMO-Based Ad Hoc Networks.
Publication Date Mar 2011
Media Count 7p
Personal Author J. Matyjas M. Medley P. Wang
Abstract Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) communications have shown great promise in providing high spectral efficiency for wireless ad hoc networks. In this paper we study the problem of joint routing, scheduling, power control and bit rate selection in MIMO-based ad hoc network with the goal of maximizing the system throughput that satisfies a given end-to-end traffic demand. We formulate this cross-layer optimization problem as a linear programming problem. It is well known that the scheduling problem arising in wireless network is NP-hard due to the exponential optimization space. Accommodating MIMO links in this work greatly increases the computation complexity. The cross-layer optimization problem can be solved by applying an iterative approach proposed and the original problem is decomposed into subproblems and solve them iteratively. Numerical results are given to validate the solution.
Keywords Allocations
Capacity optimization
Communications networks
Input output processing
Joint routing
Linear programming
Multiple-input multiple-output systems
Numerical analysis
Numerical methods and procedures
Radio links
Resource management
Scheduling and power control

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 62B - Computer Software
45C - Common Carrier & Satellite
Corporate Author Air Force Research Lab., Rome, NY. Information Directorate.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Conference paper.
NTIS Issue Number 1225
Contract Number N/A

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