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Vehicular Technologies

Deployment and Applications


This book provides an insight for students, researchers and practitioners on the area of vehicular communications explaining and presenting solutions for some of the most critical issues in this field and, hopefully, inspiring new research directions. The book is organized in Sections, which respond to different layers and aspects of the vehicular technology: infrastructures, cells deployment and its integration with the V2V part, access procedures, advanced services and applications as localization, spectrum sensing, relay-based cooperative networks.

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Vehicular TechnologiesDeployment and ApplicationsEdited by Lorenzo Galati Giordano

Published: February 13th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/46112

ISBN: 978-953-51-0992-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6305-3

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

22694 Total Chapter Downloads

32 Crossref Citations

39 Web of Science Citations

69 Dimensions Citations


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1. Smart Vehicles, Technologies and Main Applications in Vehicular Ad hoc Networks

By Anna Maria Vegni, Mauro Biagi and Roberto Cusani


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2. Base Station Design and Siting Based on Stochastic Geometry

By Hui Zhang, Yifeng Xie, Liang Feng and Ying Fang


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3. Small LTE Base Stations Deployment in Vehicle-to-Road- Infrastructure Communications

By Luca Reggiani, Laura Dossi, Lorenzo Galati Giordano and Roberto Lambiase


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4. Deploying ITS Scenarios Providing Security and Mobility Services Based on IEEE 802.11p Technology

By Pedro Javier Fernández Ruiz, Fernando Bernal Hidalgo, José Santa Lozano and Antonio F. Skarmeta


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5. Access Control and Handover Strategy for Multiple Access Points Cooperative Communication in Vehicle Environments

By Xiaodong Xu


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6. Distributed Trust and Reputation Mechanisms for Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks

By Marcela Mejia and Ramiro Chaparro-Vargas


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7. Accurate and Robust Localization in Harsh Environments Based on V2I Communication

By Javier Prieto, Santiago Mazuelas, Alfonso Bahillo, Patricia Fernández, Rubén M. Lorenzo and Evaristo J. Abril


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8. Simulation Platform for Performance Analysis of Cooperative Eigenvalue Spectrum Sensing with a Realistic Receiver Model Under Impulsive Noise

By Rausley Adriano Amaral de Souza, Dayan Adionel Guimarães and André Antônio dos Anjos


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9. Dual-Hop Amplify-and-Forward Relay Systems with EGC over M2M Fading Channels Under LOS Conditions: Channel Statistics and System Performance Analysis

By Talha Batool and Pätzold Matthias


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