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Performance Evaluation of an Underwater Propagation Delay-Aware Medium Access Control Protocol
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 Title & Authors
Performance Evaluation of an Underwater Propagation Delay-Aware Medium Access Control Protocol
Hwang, Ho Young; Kim, Woo-Sik; Lee, Sang-Kug; Cho, Ho-Shin;
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 Abstract
In this paper, we propose an underwater propagation delay-aware medium access control protocol and evaluate the performance of the proposed protocol. In the proposed propagation delay-aware medium access control protocol, a sink node can restore the received RTS frames that are not piled up in a slot time. We analyze and compare the performance of the proposed underwater propagation delay-aware medium access control protocol with that of the conventional medium access control protocol in various environments.
 Keywords
Underwater communications;Propagation delay;Medium access control;CSMA/CA;
 Language
Korean
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