Method and apparatus for scheduling time division multiple access (TDMA) communications among a plurality of peer nodes arranged to form a wireless ad hoc mobile network. The peer nodes communicate with each other using directional antennas and a TDMA process. The method includes a scheduling process for scheduling at least one transmit time slot during which a first one of the plurality of peer nodes transmits wireless data to a second one of the plurality of peer nodes.

Title
Long Range Scheduling for Directional Antenna Manet Networks
Application Number
11/832202
Publication Number
20090034489
Application Date
August 1, 2007
Publication Date
February 5, 2009
Inventor
Michael R James
W Melbourne
FL, US
Joseph B Cain
Indialantic
FL, US
Keith A Olds
Melbourne
FL, US
Stanley L Adams
Harbor Beach
FL, US
Agent
C O Darby & Darby PC
NY, US
Harris Corporation
NY, US
Assignee
Harris Corporation
FL, US
IPC
H04B 07/212
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