Application of the IEEE 802.11 Protocol to Inter-Satellite Communications
the author of the article can submit here a request for assignment of a DOI number to this resource!
Cost of the service: euros 10,00 (for a DOI)
This paper is concerned with the application of the terrestrial wireless standard IEEE 802.11 for inter-satellite communication in autonomous distributed spacecraft constellations and formations. In low-altitude orbital multi-satellite communication systems the network topology is predictable and periodic but signals suffer variable propagation delays, low signal-to-noise ratios, and large Doppler shifts. Therefore it is investigated how changes of orbital parameters influence the use of terrestrial wireless standards for inter-satellite links in space. Optimization approaches such as tuning of the physical layer parameters and enhancing the data link layer are presented. The integration of smart antennas with the Medium Access Control protocol is also considered aiming at increasing the capacity and throughput while minimizing interference and collision in close proximity links. Finally, simulation results are presented to demonstrate the effectiveness of the proposed approaches for satellite formations.
Copyright © 2016 Praise Worthy Prize - All rights reserved.
Iridium.Co.Ltd. http:// www.iriduim.com
L.Wood, W. Ivancic, D. Hodgson, E. Miller, B. Conner, S.Lynch, C. Jackson, A. Curiel, D. Cooke, D. Shell, J. Walke and D. Stewart, CLEO Cisco router in Low Earth Orbit special issue on Space Networks, International Journal of Satellite Communications and Networking, vol. 25 issue 2, pp. 195-216, (March/April 2007).
K. Hogie, E. Criscuolo, R. Parise, Using Standard Internet Protocols and Applications in Space, Computer Networks, 47 (2005) 603-650, Elsevier 2004, (September 2004).
K.L Kusza, M.A. Paluszek, “ Lower Layer Protocols For Autonomous Constellations http://www.glory.stanford.edu/research/isl.pdf (last visited 15/03/04) at Princeton SatelliteSystems. (November 2000).
T. Vladimirova, W.Xioafeng, K.Sidibeh, D.Banhart, A.H. Jallad, Enabling Technologies for Distributed Picosatellite Missions in LEO, Proceeding of the 1st NASA/ESA Conference on Adaptive Hardware and Systems (AHS-2006), pp. 330-337, IEEE, 15-18 June, Istanbul, Turkey,( 2006).
C. Kwadrat, W. Horne, and B. Edwards, Inter-satellite Communications Considerations and Requirements for Distributed Spacecraft and Formation Flying Missions, SpaceOps 2002, (October 9-12, 2002) Houston, Texas.
E. Knoblock, T. Wallet, V. Konangi and K. Blasin, Network Configuration analysis for formation flying Systems, Proc. IEEE Aerospace Conf., (March 2001).
E.Megla, V.Knangi, and M.Seibert, Protocols for Inter-satellite Communications in a Formation Flying System, Proc. 20th AIAA International Communications Satellite System Conference, AIAA paper 2002-1960, Montreal, Canada, May 12-15, 2002.
E. Megla, V.Konangi, T. Wallet, and K. Bhasin, Comparison of IEEE 802.11 and Wireless 1394 for Inter-satellite Links in Formation Flying, Proc. IEEE Aerospace Conf. ( March 2002), Big Sky, MT.
A. Chao Chen, QoS-Based Routing Algorithm in Multimedia Satellite, Proccedings of the IEEE 58th Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2003-Fall, 2003, Vol. 4, pp. 2703 – 2707, (6-9 Oct. 2003).
Satellite Tool Kit (STK), Agi.co.Ltd http://www.agi.com
W. Sun, P. Stephens, M.N. Sweeting, Micro-Mini-Satellite for Affordable EO Constellations :RADIP EYE & DMC, IAA-B3-0603, http://www.dlr.de/iaa.symp/archive_3/pdf/0603.pdf
M.Bergano, High-throughput Distributed Spacecraft Networks (Hi-DSN: Architecture and Multiple Access Technologies, project report, NASA Contract N0. NAS3-01101, (March 2003).
J.C. Liberti, T.S.Rappaport, Smart Antennas for Wireless Communications, ( Prentice Hall, 1999).
R.R.Choudury, X.Yang, R. Ramanathan, N.H.Vaidya; Using Directional Antennas for MAC in Ad Hoc Networks; MOBICOM’02, Alanta, Georgia, USA pp. 59—70.
Optimum Network Engineering tool (OPNET), OPNET MIL3 Co. Ltd. http://www.opnet.co
A. Doufexi, S. Armour, A. Nix, Karlsson, D. Bull, Range and Throughput Enhancement of WirelessLocal Area Networks Using Smart Sectorised Antennas, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol.3, N0 5, (Sept. 2004).
K.K.Leung, B. MCNar, L.J. Cimini., and J.H. Winters. Outdoor IEEE 802.11 Cellular Networks: MAC Protocol Design and Performance, Communications, ICC 2002, IEEE international conference Vol. 1, , pp. 595- 599, ( 28 April – 2 May 2002).
T. Zhou, H. Sharif, M. Hempel, P. Mahasukhon, Performance of IEEE 802.11b in Mobile Railroad Environments, Proceedings of the 62nd IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, 2005, VTC-2005-Fall Vol. 4, ( 25-28 Sept. 2005).
ANSI/IEEE 802.11 Standard, Wireless LAN Medium Access Control (MAC) and physical layer (PHY) Specifications, (1999)
G. Bianchi, Performance Analysis of the IEEE 802.11 Distributed Coordination Function, IEEE Journal on selected areas in Communications, Vol. 18, No. 3, (March 2000.)
M.P. Wilkins, D. Mortari, Constellation Design using the Flower Constellations, 2004 AAS/AIAA Spacecraft Mechanics Meeting, AAS, paper 04-208, Maui, HI, ( Feb. 8-12-2004).
W. D’Amico, M. Lauss, Wireless Local Area Network Flight Demonstration for High Doppler Conditions, John Hopkins APL Technical Digest, Vol 25, No 4, (2004)
- There are currently no refbacks.
Please send any question about this web site to email@example.com
Copyright © 2005-2020 Praise Worthy Prize