A Voronoi-Based Mobility Model for Urban Environments
Conference: European Wireless 2005 - 11th European Wireless Conference 2005 - Next Generation wireless and Mobile Communications and Services
04/10/2006 - 04/13/2005 at Nicosia, Cyprus
Proceedings: European Wireless 2005
Pages: 5Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Zimmermann, Hans-Martin; Gruber, Ingo; Roman, Christian (Institute of Communication Networks, Munich University of Technology, Arcisstr. 21, 80290 Munich, Germany)
Mobility models are one piece in a chain of models, which are used to simulate mobile communication networks. Thereby, mobility models are generated to create typical movement patterns for nodes in a given environment. The following paper proposes a new mobility model for urban areas. The model contains movement channels, which are calculated by the multiple application of Voronoi graphs. The created environment is combined with a random-based mobility algorithm. Thus, the new Voronoi Mobility Model is generated.