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International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 636797, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/636797
Research Article

A Time Slot Reservation in Modified TDMA-Based Ad Hoc Networks with Directional Antennas

1School of Information Management, Hubei University of Economics, Wuhan Jiangxia District Hidden Dragon Island Development Zone, Wuhan 430205, China
2722 Research and Development Institute, Wuhan, China
3School of Computer Science, Colorado Technical University, Colorado, USA

Received 30 January 2013; Revised 27 August 2013; Accepted 27 August 2013

Academic Editor: Hongju Cheng

Copyright © 2013 Yuan Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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