Accession Number : ADA186669
Title : Transient Electromagnetic Scattering from Heterogeneous Lossy Spheres.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jul-30 Sep 86,
Corporate Author : IOWA STATE UNIV AMES
Personal Author(s) : Corones, Jim
PDF Url : ADA186669
Report Date : 15 Jan 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 2
Abstract : Eleven papers were published documentary work performed under this grant, and 14 lectures were presented. Several mathematical results were obtained concerning the performance of protocols for packet switching, local area networks, and satellite communications. In particular, results concerning the stability of the exponential backoff protocol were obtained.
Descriptors : *COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS, *ELECTROMAGNETIC SCATTERING, *SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS, *SWITCHING, ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, HETEROGENEITY, LOSSES, SPHERES, TRANSIENT RADIATION EFFECTS
Subject Categories : Command, Control and Communications Systems
Radiofrequency Wave Propagation
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE