• Cooperative wireless relay networks and the impact of fade duration 

    Gebremichail, Aklilu Assefa (2020)
    In wireless communication networks, the Key Performance Indicator (KPI) parameters are mostly based on the average signal-to-noise ratio (SNR). Other parameters such as site selection during call initiation, handoff, relay ...
  • Developing and Utilizing Multivariate Stochastic Wireless Channel Models 

    Tekinay, Mustafa (University of Missouri -- Kansas City, 2019)
    Developing accurate channel models is paramount in designing efficient mobile communication systems. The focus of this dissertation is to understand the small-scale fading characteristics, develop mathematical tools that ...
  • Toward a Reliable Network Management Framework 

    Gebre-Amlak, Haymanot (University of Missouri -- Kansas City, 2018)
    As our modern life is very much dependent on the Internet, measurement and management of network reliability is critical. Understanding the health of a network via outage and failure analysis is especially essential to ...