A Rate based Congestion Control Mechanism Using Fuzzy Controller in MANETs

Hamideh Zare, Fazlollah Adibnia, Vali Derhami

Abstract


The traditional congestion control mechanism TCP, performs very poorly in MANETs Because there are a number of new challenges such as wireless link error, medium contention and frequent route failures in this kind of networks. In this paper, we propose a fuzzy adhoc rate-based congestion control (FARCC) to enhance the efficiency of network in MANETs. In FARCC, we use a rate-based transmission scheme using two fuzzy controller of zero order Takagi Sugeno Kang (TSK) model to congestion detection and congestion control. The FARCC sender adjusts data rate by receiving a feedback packet from FARCC destination. NS2-based simulation results show that FARCC outperforms ITP and ATP to achieve, in terms of throughput and fair resource allocation in AdHoc networks under random topology.

Keywords


Rate control, congestion control, fuzzy controller, channel busyness ratio

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.15837/ijccc.2013.3.244



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