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Review on Relay Node Selection for Wireless Network

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Prashant Kumar Shukla, Akhilesh Tiwari

Prashant Kumar Shukla and Akhilesh Tiwari. Review on Relay Node Selection for Wireless Network. International Journal of Computer Applications 141(3):23-28, May 2016. BibTeX

	author = {Prashant Kumar Shukla and Akhilesh Tiwari},
	title = {Review on Relay Node Selection for Wireless Network},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {May 2016},
	volume = {141},
	number = {3},
	month = {May},
	year = {2016},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {23-28},
	numpages = {6},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2016909583},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


Wireless network is one of the most prior network veils in today’s times. It is being widely because of its easy development and low cost of access. IEEE 802.11 is one of the known standard which provides various transmission rates such as IEEE 802.11 a, b, g and because of their multiple support for transmission rates enhance the usage of WLAN. In this paper, we describes about the protocols which is being used for relay selection. Relay node is the node which supports transmission from source to destination and overcome the problems of traditional methods in terms of throughput, delay, power and so on.


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WLAN, Cooperative Network, Relay Node