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Encyclopedia of Wireless and Mobile Communications, Second Edition

Edited by: Borko Furht

Print publication date:  December  2012
Online publication date:  November  2012

Print ISBN: 9781466509566
eBook ISBN: 9781351249621
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The bestselling first edition of Encyclopedia of Wireless and Mobile Communications filled a need for a comprehensive yet concise resource that made important information easily accessible. Updated and expanded to keep pace with the ever-evolving field of telecommunications, this second is poised to do the same. From acoustic communications and data compression to optical fibers and wireless sensor networks, this new edition provides 59 new entries on essential topics in the wireless and mobile communications field. Collectively, approximately 230 entries encompass the foundations, technologies, applications, and emerging elements of this dynamic field. Containing the contributions of more than 400 leading experts from around the world, this reference covers the complete range of both fundamental and advanced issues in telecommunications, including 3G and 4G systems, OFDM systems, and emerging applications. Also Available Online This Taylor and Francis encyclopedia is also available through online subscription, offering a variety of extra benefits for researchers, students, and librarians, including: Citation tracking and alerts; Active reference linking; Saved searches and marked lists; HTML and PDF format options. Contact Taylor and Francis for more information or to inquire about subscription options and print/online combination packages. US: (Tel) 1.888.318.2367 (E-mail) [email protected] International: (Tel) +44 (0) 20 7017 6062 (E-mail) [email protected]

Table of contents

Chapter  1:  3G Systems: Accounting Principles and Billing Models Download PDF
Chapter  2:  3G Telephony Control Stack: Interactive Playback Control of Video Download PDF
Chapter  3:  4G Mobile Systems: Multimedia Content Transmission Download PDF
Chapter  4:  4G Mobile Systems: Radio Resource Management Download PDF
Chapter  5:  Access Methods Download PDF
Chapter  6:  Ad Hoc Networks: GPS-Based Routing Algorithm Download PDF
Chapter  7:  Ad Hoc Networks: Power-Conservative Designs Download PDF
Chapter  8:  Ad Hoc Networks: Security Download PDF
Chapter  9:  Ad Hoc Networks: Technologies Download PDF
Chapter  10:  Adaptation Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  11:  Ad-Coop Positioning System: Embedded Kalman Filter Data Fusion Download PDF
Chapter  12:  Auditory Interfaces for Mobile Devices Download PDF
Chapter  13:  Authentication and Privacy Download PDF
Chapter  14:  Bluetooth Systems Download PDF
Chapter  15:  Body Area Networks Download PDF
Chapter  16:  Broadcasting Multimedia Transport: 3G and Future Mobile Networks Download PDF
Chapter  17:  CDMA Networks Download PDF
Chapter  18:  CDMA Networks: Microcells Download PDF
Chapter  19:  Cellular Base Stations: Open Standards Download PDF
Chapter  20:  Cellular Data Networks: Handoff and Rerouting Download PDF
Chapter  21:  Cellular Signaling: Modeling Dynamics Download PDF
Chapter  22:  Cellular Systems Download PDF
Chapter  23:  Cellular Systems: 1G Download PDF
Chapter  24:  Cellular Systems: 2G Download PDF
Chapter  25:  Cellular Systems: 3G Download PDF
Chapter  26:  Channel Assignment: Fixed and Dynamic Download PDF
Chapter  27:  Cognitive Networks: Rendezvous and Coordination Download PDF
Chapter  28:  Cognitive Networks: Routing Models Download PDF
Chapter  29:  Cognitive Radio Implementation Download PDF
Chapter  30:  Cognitive Radio Networks: Biologically Inspired Dynamic Spectrum Access Download PDF
Chapter  31:  Cognitive Radio Networks: Multi-User Sensing and Power Control Download PDF
Chapter  32:  Cognitive Radio Networks: Resource Allocation Download PDF
Chapter  33:  Cognitive Radio Networks: Spectrum Sensing Algorithms Download PDF
Chapter  34:  Cognitive Radio Networks: Spectrum Usage Modeling and Forecasting Download PDF
Chapter  35:  Compact Dual-Band Direct-Conversion CMOS Transceiver Download PDF
Chapter  36:  Content Repurposing: Multimedia Download PDF
Chapter  37:  Content Repurposing: Ontology-Based Approach for Mobile Devices Download PDF
Chapter  38:  Content-Enriched Communication: Social Uses of Interactive TV Download PDF
Chapter  39:  Coordinated Multi-Device Presentations: Ambient-Audio Identification Download PDF
Chapter  40:  Cordless Telephone Standard CT-2 Download PDF
Chapter  41:  Delay-Tolerant Monitoring: Mobility-Assisted WSNs Download PDF
Chapter  42:  Delay-Tolerant Networking Download PDF
Chapter  43:  Delay-Tolerant Networking: Mobile P2P Download PDF
Chapter  44:  Delay-Tolerant Networking: Routing Taxonomy and Design Download PDF
Chapter  45:  Diversity Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  46:  Dynamic Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Architecture and Modeling Download PDF
Chapter  47:  EDGE Download PDF
Chapter  48:  Emerging Wireless Networks: Management Challenges Download PDF
Chapter  49:  Generic Context Management Framework: Contextual Reasoning Download PDF
Chapter  50:  GPRS Download PDF
Chapter  51:  Green Mobile Communications Download PDF
Chapter  52:  GSM Download PDF
Chapter  53:  Handoff Prioritization: Early Blocking Download PDF
Chapter  54:  Healthcare Computing Devices: Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitoring and Detection Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  55:  Heterogeneous Networks IP Multimedia Subsystem-Based Testbed Download PDF
Chapter  56:  High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) and High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) Cells: Teletraffic Engineering Download PDF
Chapter  57:  High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA): Indoor Planning Download PDF
Chapter  58:  High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA): TD-SCDMA Download PDF
Chapter  59:  High-Speed Packet Access (HSPA): Radio Access Network Design Download PDF
Chapter  60:  High-Speed Wireless Internet Access: Multiantenna Technology Download PDF
Chapter  61:  IEEE 802.11 Wireless LANs (WLANs) Download PDF
Chapter  62:  IEEE 802.11 Wireless LANs (WLANs): Clustering and Roaming Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  63:  IEEE 802.11 Wireless LANs (WLANs): Quality of Service (QoS) Support Download PDF
Chapter  64:  IEEE 802.11 Wireless LANs (WLANs): Security Download PDF
Chapter  65:  IEEE 802.15.4: Low Rate Wireless Personal Area Networks (PANs) Download PDF
Chapter  66:  IEEE 802.15.4: MAC Layer Attacks in Sensor Clusters Download PDF
Chapter  67:  IEEE 802.15.4: Signature-Based Intrusion Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) Download PDF
Chapter  68:  IEEE 802.16 Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks (WMANs) Download PDF
Chapter  69:  IEEE 802.16 Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks (WMANs): Resource Management Download PDF
Chapter  70:  IEEE 802.16d: Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMax) Download PDF
Chapter  71:  Image and Video Communication: Joint Source Channel Coding Download PDF
Chapter  72:  Image and Video Communication: Power Optimized Download PDF
Chapter  73:  Image and Video Communication: Source-Channel Distortion Modeling Download PDF
Chapter  74:  Integrated Wireless LANs (WLANs) and Cellular Networks: Managing Handovers Download PDF
Chapter  75:  Intelligent Mobile Applications Download PDF
Chapter  76:  IP Multimedia Subsystems (IMS) Download PDF
Chapter  77:  IP Networks: Personal Mobility Challenges Download PDF
Chapter  78:  IP Networks: Terminal Mobility Challenges Download PDF
Chapter  79:  IP Networks: User Mobility Download PDF
Chapter  80:  Land Mobile Communication Systems: Phased-Array Antennas Download PDF
Chapter  81:  Location-Based Services Download PDF
Chapter  82:  Long-Term Evolution (LTE) of Mobile Radio Communications Download PDF
Chapter  83:  MANET Download PDF
Chapter  84:  MANET: Clustering Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  85:  MANET: Location-Aware Routing Download PDF
Chapter  86:  MANET: Multicast Protocols Download PDF
Chapter  87:  MANET: Multicasting Download PDF
Chapter  88:  MANET: Network Mobility as a Control Primitive Download PDF
Chapter  89:  MANET: Routing Protocols Download PDF
Chapter  90:  MANET: Selfish Behavior on Packet Forwarding Download PDF
Chapter  91:  Media Streaming: Transmission Strategies in P2P Networks Download PDF
Chapter  92:  Microcells Download PDF
Chapter  93:  MIMO: Wireless Communications Download PDF
Chapter  94:  Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Download PDF
Chapter  95:  Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Key Management Download PDF
Chapter  96:  Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Modeling and Simulation Tools Download PDF
Chapter  97:  Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Routing Protocols Download PDF
Chapter  98:  Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Security Threats Download PDF
Chapter  99:  Mobile and Wireless Technologies: Spatial Presence Download PDF
Chapter  100:  Mobile Commerce Download PDF
Chapter  101:  Mobile Communications: 4G Download PDF
Chapter  102:  Mobile Communications: Call Admission Control Download PDF
Chapter  103:  Mobile Communications: Coding Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  104:  Mobile Communications: Position Location Services Download PDF
Chapter  105:  Mobile Communications: Power Control Download PDF
Chapter  106:  Mobile Computing: Context-Aware Download PDF
Chapter  107:  Mobile Devices: Quality of Service (QoS) Adaptation Using MPEG-21 Download PDF
Chapter  108:  Mobile Games: Multiplayer Download PDF
Chapter  109:  Mobile Health: Wireless Body Sensor Network Integration Download PDF
Chapter  110:  Mobile Internet Technologies Download PDF
Chapter  111:  Mobile IP Download PDF
Chapter  112:  Mobile Multimedia Transmission: Codecs Download PDF
Chapter  113:  Mobile Music Download PDF
Chapter  114:  Mobile P2P: Computing Download PDF
Chapter  115:  Mobile P2P: Data Retrieval and Caching Download PDF
Chapter  116:  Mobile Peer-to-Peer Networks: Super-Peer-Based Download PDF
Chapter  117:  Mobile Security: Game Theory Download PDF
Chapter  118:  Mobile Sensor Networks Download PDF
Chapter  119:  Mobile Services Download PDF
Chapter  120:  Mobile Streaming: Performance Issues Download PDF
Chapter  121:  Mobile Streaming: Standards Download PDF
Chapter  122:  Mobile Systems: Migrating from 3G to 4G Download PDF
Chapter  123:  Mobile Systems: Quality of Service (QoS) Download PDF
Chapter  124:  Mobile Terminals: Recommendation Services Download PDF
Chapter  125:  Mobile Virtual Private Networks: Architectures Download PDF
Chapter  126:  Mobile Web 2.0: Technological Solutions to Support Services Download PDF
Chapter  127:  Mobile WiMAX Networks: Cross-Layer Handover Download PDF
Chapter  128:  Mobile Wireless Systems: Channel Characterization Download PDF
Chapter  129:  Mobile Wireless Systems: Location Prediction Algorithms Download PDF
Chapter  130:  Modulation Methods Download PDF
Chapter  131:  Multicarrier Transceivers: Peak-to-Average Power Radio Reduction Download PDF
Chapter  132:  Multihop Cellular Network Architectures Download PDF
Chapter  133:  Multihop Communications: Fair Energy-Efficient Network Design Download PDF
Chapter  134:  Multihop Relaying Networks: Planning and Optimization Download PDF
Chapter  135:  Multihop Wireless Networks: Route and Path Integrity Download PDF
Chapter  136:  Multimedia Applications in Ad Hoc Networks: Quality of Service (QoS) Support Cross-Layered Approach Download PDF
Chapter  137:  Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (MBMS) Download PDF
Chapter  138:  Multimedia Streaming Download PDF
Chapter  139:  Multimedia Streaming: Mobile Networks Download PDF
Chapter  140:  Multiple Access Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  141:  Multiple Wireless Systems Hosting: Spectrum Band Packing Download PDF
Chapter  142:  MyMobileWeb 4: Adaptive Mobile Web 2.0 Applications and Portals Download PDF
Chapter  143:  Next-Generation Networks: Service Delivery Platform Download PDF
Chapter  144:  Next-Generation Service Delivery Platforms (NGSDPs): Cognitive Model Download PDF
Chapter  145:  Nomadic Users: Context-Aware Information Retrieval Download PDF
Chapter  146:  OFDM: Technology Download PDF
Chapter  147:  OFDM-Based Systems: Modem Architectures Download PDF
Chapter  148:  Opportunistic Scheduling Download PDF
Chapter  149:  Optical Broadband Services Networks Download PDF
Chapter  150:  Optical Communication Networks: Trends Download PDF
Chapter  151:  Optical Networks: Architectures Download PDF
Chapter  152:  Optical Networks: Resource Management and Allocation Download PDF
Chapter  153:  P2P: Overlay Multicast Download PDF
Chapter  154:  Packet Access: High-Speed Downlink Download PDF
Chapter  155:  Packet Scheduling: Downlink Principles and Algorithms Download PDF
Chapter  156:  Radios and Networks: Architectures for Cognition Download PDF
Chapter  157:  Rerouting Schemes: Performance Evaluation Download PDF
Chapter  158:  Resource Allocation Using Game Theory Download PDF
Chapter  159:  RF Systems Design Download PDF
Chapter  160:  RF Transceiver Architectures Download PDF
Chapter  161:  RFID Systems: Electronic Product Code (EPC) Network Security Threats Download PDF
Chapter  162:  Service Delivery Platforms Download PDF
Chapter  163:  Smart Antenna Systems: Architecture Download PDF
Chapter  164:  Smart Inter-Processor Communicator Protocol Stack Download PDF
Chapter  165:  Smart Phones Download PDF
Chapter  166:  Smart Phones: Operating Systems Download PDF
Chapter  167:  Soft Handoff Download PDF
Chapter  168:  Spectral Efficiency Download PDF
Chapter  169:  Spectral Efficiency: Wireless Multicarrier Communications Download PDF
Chapter  170:  Spectrum Sharing Download PDF
Chapter  171:  Spread Spectrum Communications Download PDF
Chapter  172:  Swarm Intelligence-Inspired Routing Algorithms for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Download PDF
Chapter  173:  TDMA Cellular Systems: Speech and Channel Coding Download PDF
Chapter  174:  TDMA/TDD Wireless Networks: Quality of Service (QoS) Mechanisms Download PDF
Chapter  175:  Telemetering: GSM Systems and Technologies Download PDF
Chapter  176:  Ultra-Wideband: Applications Download PDF
Chapter  177:  Ultra-Wideband: Communications Download PDF
Chapter  178:  UMTS Download PDF
Chapter  179:  Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks: Channel Modeling Download PDF
Chapter  180:  Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks: Software-Driven Download PDF
Chapter  181:  Underwater Sensor Networks: Research Communication Protocol Design Download PDF
Chapter  182:  Underwater Sensor Networks: Time Synchronization Download PDF
Chapter  183:  Unlicensed Mobile Access: Architecture and Protocols Download PDF
Chapter  184:  User Data Synchronization Download PDF
Chapter  185:  Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks Download PDF
Chapter  186:  Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks: Security Download PDF
Chapter  187:  Vehicular Network Security Download PDF
Chapter  188:  Video Communications Download PDF
Chapter  189:  Video Streaming: Reliable Wireless Streaming with Digital Fountain Codes Download PDF
Chapter  190:  Video Streaming: Wireless Download PDF
Chapter  191:  Wi-Fi Walkman Download PDF
Chapter  192:  Wireless Ad Hoc Networks: Performance Analysis Download PDF
Chapter  193:  Wireless Ad Hoc Networks: Power Assignment Download PDF
Chapter  194:  Wireless Applications: Middleware Security Download PDF
Chapter  195:  Wireless Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM): Internetworking Download PDF
Chapter  196:  Wireless Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM): Mobility Management Download PDF
Chapter  197:  Wireless Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM): Quality of Service (QoS) Download PDF
Chapter  198:  Wireless Channels: Link Adaptation Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  199:  Wireless Communications: Signal Processing Tools Download PDF
Chapter  200:  Wireless Communications: Spatial Diversity Download PDF
Chapter  201:  Wireless Data Download PDF
Chapter  202:  Wireless Home Entertainment Center: Protocol Communications and Architecture Download PDF
Chapter  203:  Wireless Internet: Applications Download PDF
Chapter  204:  Wireless Internet: Fundamentals Download PDF
Chapter  205:  Wireless LANs (WLANs) Download PDF
Chapter  206:  Wireless LANs (WLANs): Ad Hoc Routing Techniques Download PDF
Chapter  207:  Wireless LANs (WLANs): Real-Time Services with Quality of Service (QoS) Support Download PDF
Chapter  208:  Wireless LANs (WLANs): Security and Privacy Download PDF
Chapter  209:  Wireless Mesh Networks: Architecture, Protocols, and Applications Download PDF
Chapter  210:  Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc Networks and Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks: Attack Classification Download PDF
Chapter  211:  Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Channel Assignment Download PDF
Chapter  212:  Wireless Multimedia Systems: Cross Layer Considerations Download PDF
Chapter  213:  Wireless Networks: Cross Layer MAC Design Download PDF
Chapter  214:  Wireless Networks: Error Resilient Video Transmission Download PDF
Chapter  215:  Wireless Networks: Routing with Intermittent Connectivity Download PDF
Chapter  216:  Wireless Networks: TCP Download PDF
Chapter  217:  Wireless Networks: Transmitter Power Control Download PDF
Chapter  218:  Wireless Networks: VoIP Service Download PDF
Chapter  219:  Wireless Regional Area Networks: Cognitive Radio Download PDF
Chapter  220:  Wireless Self-Organizing Networks: Reputation- and Trust-Based Systems Download PDF
Chapter  221:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) Download PDF
Chapter  222:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Central Node and Mobile Node Design and Development Download PDF
Chapter  223:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Characteristics and Types of Sensors Download PDF
Chapter  224:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Heterogeneous Networks Download PDF
Chapter  225:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Key Management Schemes Download PDF
Chapter  226:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Optimization of the OSI Network Stack for Energy Efficiency Download PDF
Chapter  227:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Routing Download PDF
Chapter  228:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Secure Localization Download PDF
Chapter  229:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Security Download PDF
Chapter  230:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Self-Organization Download PDF
Chapter  231:  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs): Time Synchronization Download PDF
Chapter  232:  Wireless Transceivers: Near-Instantaneously Adaptive Download PDF
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