Here are some papers that may help clarify some of the technologies discussed in class.

Physical Layer

Software defined radios

Cognitive radios

Ultra-wideband Communications


  • A nice (but old) WiMAX tutorial
  • A shorter (but newer) WiMAX overview


    MAC layers for WSNs

    Localization for WSNs

  • APS

    Ad Hoc Networking Routing

    Wireless Mesh Networks - Introduction

    Capacity of Multi-hop Wireless Networks

    Fairness in Multi-hop Wireless Networks