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A Relay Selection Based on Eigenvalue Decomposition for Cooperative Communications in Indoor Ubiquitous Sensor Networks
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications
Publication Date: 2010/11/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1345
Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: Special Section LETTER (Special Section on Fundamental Issues on Deployment of Ubiquitous Sensor Networks)
relay selection, eigenvalue decomposition, ubiquitous sensor networks, indoor environments,
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A new best-relay selection scheme is proposed in this letter in order to maintain a reliable cooperative communications for ubiquitous sensor networks in indoor environments. The suggested technique relies on eigenvalue decomposition to select the best relay. The simulation results confirm that the performance of the proposed approach is better than that of the previous scheme in indoor environments.