Subramanian, Vijay G. and Leith, Douglas J. (2008) Draining time based scheduling algorithm. Conference on Decision and Control, 2007 46th IEEE.
Distributed scheduling and routing policies that perform well are increasingly being sought for multi-hop wireless infrastructure networks. The state-of-the-art max-pressure algorithms have provably optimal stability properties but in networks with cycles and loops the delay performance can be quite poor at rates that are not very close to the capacity region boundary. We propose a new scheduling and routing policy to try to address this that results in serving the longest queue but routing packets along (dynamic) shortest-path routes. For a two-node relay we prove stability for our policy using fluid limits.
|Keywords:||Queueing theory: Radio networks: Telecommunication network: Packet routing: Routing policy: Scheduling algorithm: Hamilton Institute; Shortest-path route: Two-node relay.|
|Academic Unit:||Faculty of Science and Engineering > Research Institutes > Hamilton Institute
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Mathematics and Statistics
|Depositing User:||Hamilton Editor|
|Date Deposited:||10 Dec 2009 15:12|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Conference on Decision and Control, 2007 46th IEEE|
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