Implementation of VANET Simulator using Matlab

Matlab을 이용한 VANET 시뮬레이터 구현

Nam, Jae-hyun

  • Received : 2016.05.20
  • Accepted : 2016.06.08
  • Published : 2016.06.30


VANET are a special kind of MANET adapted to the communications between vehicles. In this work, we propose the models used for representing the communication among vehicles, vehicles mobility features, and VANET simulator using realistic vehicular mobility models. VANET requires that a traffic and network simulator should be used together to perform this test. But, simulator tool has been preferred over traffic simulation because it simple, easy and cheap. Goal of this paper is to create a simulation of Vehicular Ad-Hoc network for urban scenario which can be used for testing purposes. Such environment can be used while designing better MAC protocols in VANETs. We are evaluating the performance of two routing protocols namely AODV and DSDV. The comparison was based on the throughout, packet loss and end-to-end delay. We found that DSDV has less throughput performance and high routing overhead than AODV. On average end-to-end delay and packet loss, AODV performs better than DSDV.


VANET;Matlab;Simulation;Manhattan Mobility Model;AODV;DSDV


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