Adapting Ad-hoc Routing Protocol for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Systems

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Ahmed Refaat Ragab
Pablo Flores


The field of the ad-hoc network and its routing protocols had attracted a lot of researchers for many years, due to the various usage of the ad-hoc networks in many fields and especially the field of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). Routing protocols in the ad-hoc network are the main focused problem, for their characteristics and role during the communication process of the ad-hoc networks, with its different types. In this paper, we are going to analyze and sheds the light on the performance of ad-hoc routing protocols, for both Flying ad-hoc network (FANET) and vehicle ad-hoc network (VANET) when applying three different ad-hoc routing protocols, respectively Reactive routing protocol, Proactive routing protocol, and Hybrid routing protocol, in order to shed light on the ambiguous misunderstanding of ad-hoc routing protocols functionality and to choose the best routing protocol to be used and adapted for UAVs.

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A. R. Ragab and P. Flores, “Adapting Ad-hoc Routing Protocol for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Systems ”, Int. J. Data. Science., vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 1-8, Apr. 2021.


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