Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/61380
Title: Robustness analysis and enhancement of MANETS using human mobility traces
Authors: Zhang, D
Sterbenz, JPG
Keywords: Centrality
Graph theory
Malicious attacks
MANET
Network enhancement
Resilience
Small-world networks
Time-varying graph
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: Springer
Source: Journal of network and systems management, 2016, v. 24, no. 3, p. 653-680 How to cite?
Journal: Journal of network and systems management 
Abstract: Understanding network behavior that undergoes challenges is essential to constructing a resilient and survivable network. Due to the mobility and wireless channel properties, it is more difficult to model and analyze mobile ad hoc networks under various challenges. In this paper, we provide a model to assess the vulnerability of mobile ad hoc networks in face of malicious attacks. We analyze comprehensive graph-theoretical properties and network performance of the dynamic networks under attacks against the critical nodes using real-world mobility traces. Motivated by minimum spanning tree and small-world networks, we propose a network enhancement strategy by adding long-range links. We compare the performance of different enhancement strategies by evaluating a list of robustness measures. Our study provides insights into the design and construction of resilient and survivable mobile ad hoc networks.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/61380
ISSN: 1064-7570 (print)
1573-7705 (online)
DOI: 10.1007/s10922-016-9381-0
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