Mobile and Wireless Internet: Protocols, Algorithms and Systems / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $46.22
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 72%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (5) from $46.22   
  • New (3) from $68.62   
  • Used (2) from $46.22   


This edited book brings together in an organized framework, related new and emerging works on algorithms, protocols and applications on wireless networks and the wireless Internet. The chapters are written exclusively for this volume by the leading international researchers and professionals in this field. The material represents the state-of-the-art research and includes several seminal contributions. Featured is a myriad of valuable discussions of numerous relevant concepts, which examines the various approaches that define emerging mobile and wireless Internet technologies. Included are topics on:
• Dynamic Configuration of Mobile Devices;
• Security and Privacy of the PTP;
• Soft Handoff Support;
• Node Centric Hybrid Routing;
• Resource Allocation;
• Mobile Multicast;
• TCP/IP and Wireless Networks;
• Multipath Routing Protocols;
• Mobility Predication for QoS Provisioning;
• Handoff Rerouting Algorithms;
• Seamless Mobility and IP Mobility Protocols;
• Compaction Algorithms. Mobile and Wireless Internet: Protocols, Algorithms and Systems is for the communications and computer engineer working in the areas of wireless networks, mobile computing and wireless communications. Experts contributing to this volume are: Nilanjan Banerjee, Yigal Bejerano, Mun Choon Chan, Yu Cheng, Israel Cidon, Sajal K. Das, Spencer Dawkins, Elias C. Efstathiou, Smitha Ganeshan, J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves, Dipak Ghosal, James Kempf, Geoffrey H. Kuenning, Hyong S. Kim, Sridhar Komandur, Thomas La Porta, Xin Liu, Oleksiy Mazhelis, Biswanath Mukherjee, Joseph (Steffi) Naor, Vijoy Pandey, Jogen Pathak, George C. Polyzos, Ramachandran Ramjee, Peter Reiher, Soumya Roy, Luca Salgarelli, Alexandr Seleznyov, Lisa A. Shay, Wee-Seng Soh, Sandra Thuel, Kenneth S. Vastola, Jari Veijalainen, An-I Andy Wang, Thomas Y.C. Woo, Wei Wu, and Weihua Zhuang.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780792372080
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 6/1/2003
  • Edition description: 2003
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 391
  • Product dimensions: 1.00 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 6.14 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword. 1: Dynamic Configuration Of Mobile Devices For Wireless Internet Access. 1.1. Introduction. 1.2. Taxonomy of Solution. 1.3. Dynamic Configuration Solutions Based on DHCP. 1.4. Evaluation and Comparison. 1.5. Related Work. 1.6. Summary and Conclusions. References. 2: Fast Soft Handoff Support And DiffServ Resource Allocation In Wireless Mobile Internet. 2.1. Introduction. 2.2. Previous Micromobility Prools. 2.3. System Architecture. 2.4. Mobile Cellular IP (MCIP). 2.5. DiffServ Registration Domain. 2.6. Domain-Based Call Admission Control. 2.7. Adaptive Assured Service. 2.8. Performance Evaluation. 2.9. Conclusion and Future Research. Notes. References. 3: Wireless Access Of Internet Using TCP/IP. 3.1. Introduction. 3.2. Transmission Control prool (TCP). 3.3. Wireless Networks. 3.4. TCP and Wireless Networks. 3.5. Conclusion. References. 4: Mobility Prediction For QoS Provisioning. 4.1. Introduction. 4.2. Related Work and Motivation. 4.3. Mobility Prediction Schemes. 4.4. Dynamic Resource Reservation Based on Mobility Predictions. 4.5. Performance Evaluation. 4.6. Conclusion. References. 5: Seamless Mobility. 5.1. Introduction. 5.2. Seamless IP Routing Change. 5.3. Seamless Service Transition. 5.4. Seamless Intertechnology Handover. 5.5. Seamless Dormant Mode Location Management. 5.6. An Internet Without Boundaries. References. 6: IP Mobility Prools For Wireless Internet. 6.1. Introduction. 6.2. Macro-mobility Prools. 6.3. Micro-mobility Prools. 6.4. Comparison of micro-mobility prools. 6.5. Conclusion. References. 7: An Initial Security Analysis Of The Personal Transaction Prool. 7.1. Introduction. 7.2. PTP Description. 7.3. Assets, Risks and Threats. 7.4. PTP Technical Analysis. 7.5. Conclusions and recommendations. References. 8: Node-Centric Hybrid Routing For Wireless Internetworking. 8.1. Introduction. 8.2. Node Centric Hybrid Routing. 8.3. Hybrid Routing Using SOAR. 8.4. Multiple Netmark Scenarios. 8.5. Performance Evaluation. 8.6. Conclusions. References. 9: Mobile Multicast. 9.1. Introduction. 9.2. Basic Assumptions Influencing TCP/IP. 9.3. IP Multicast. 9.4. IP Mobility prools. 9.5. Transcoding Filters. 9.6. Combining IP Multicast and Mobility. 9.7. New Perspectives on Mobile Multicast. 9.8. Conclusions. References. 10: Multipath Routing In Ad Hoc Networks. 10.1. Introduction. 10.2. Design Space for Ad Hoc Multipath Routing Prools. 10.3. Examples of ad hoc multipath routing approaches. 10.4. Recent advances IN ad hoc multipath routing prools. References. 11: Competitive Analysis Of Handoff Rerouting Algorithm. 11.1. Introduction. 11.2. The Network Model. 11.3. Existing Handoff Rerouting Schemes. 11.4. Handoff Anticipating Algorithms. 11.5. Handoff Non-Anticipating Schemes. 11.6. Simulation Results. 11.7. Conclusions and Future Work. Bibiliography. 11.A. The Proof of Theorem 3. 11.B. The Competitive Ratio of Algorithm. 12: Cache-Based Compaction. 12.1. Introduction. 12.2. Related Work. 12.3. Our Cache-based Compaction Technique. 12.4. Applying Compaction to Web Transfer. 12.5. Applying Compaction to Email Transfer. 12.6. Conclusion. References. 13: Performance Improvments Multi-Tier Cellular Networks. 13.1. Introduction. 13.2. Network Architecture and Problem Statement. 13.3. Modeling Assumptions and Performance Metrics. 13.4. Analysis of the Network with a Single Class of Traffics. 13.5. Two-Tier Cellular Network without Handoff Overheads. 13.6. Two-Tier Cellular Network with Handoff Overheads. 13.7. Sensitivity of Results to Parameters. 13.8. Related Work. 13.9. Conclusion and Future Work. References. Index.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)