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T. Nikolovski, R. W. Pazzi, A. T. Akabane and L. A. Villas, "Efficient Encounter-based Event Dissemination Protocol (E-BED) for urban and highway Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks," Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC 2017), Irákleion, Greece, July 2017, pp. 1085–1090.


Efficient and reliable data dissemination is crucial to most of the vehicular network applications. However, the inherent vehicular network characteristics make data dissemination a challenging task. Typically, the existing algorithms generate too many redundant packets that saturate the network, thus causing frequent channel contention and packet collisions. To tackle these problems we propose an Efficient Encounter-based Event Dissemination Protocol. By exploiting the distance and the encountering probability of the vehicles to the event, the proposed protocol is capable of performing an efficient data dissemination in both urban and highway scenarios. An extensive set of simulation experiments was conducted to evaluate the performance of the proposed algorithms. Results showed that the proposed protocol outperforms the selected approaches in terms of retransmission packets and delivery ratio.

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T. Nikolovski
R. W. Pazzi
A. T. Akabane
L. A. Villas

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    address = {Ir{\'{a}}kleion, Greece},
    author = {Nikolovski, T. and Pazzi, R. W. and Akabane, A. T. and Villas, L. A.},
    booktitle = {IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC 2017)},
    doi = {10.1109/ISCC.2017.8024670},
    month = {7},
    pages = {1085--1090},
    publisher = {Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers},
    title = {{Efficient Encounter-based Event Dissemination Protocol (E-BED) for urban and highway Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks}},
    year = {2017},

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