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Applied Optimization Methods for Wireless Networks

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  • Authors:
  • Y. Thomas Hou, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • Yi Shi, Intelligent Automation Inc.
  • Hanif D. Sherali, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • Date Published: May 2014
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781107018808
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  • Written in a unique style, this book is a valuable resource for faculty, graduate students, and researchers in the communications and networking area whose work interfaces with optimization. It teaches you how various optimization methods can be applied to solve complex problems in wireless networks. Each chapter reviews a specific optimization method and then demonstrates how to apply the theory in practice through a detailed case study taken from state-of-the-art research. You will learn various tips and step-by-step instructions for developing optimization models, reformulations, and transformations, particularly in the context of cross-layer optimization problems in wireless networks involving flow routing (network layer), scheduling (link layer), and power control (physical layer). Throughout, a combination of techniques from both operations research and computer science disciplines provides a holistic treatment of optimization methods and their applications. Each chapter includes homework exercises, with PowerPoint slides and a solutions manual for instructors available online.

    • Provides a variety of practical optimization methods that can be applied to solve complex problems in wireless networks
    • Includes tips and step-by-step instructions for developing optimization models, reformulations, and transformations
    • PowerPoint slides for students and a solutions manual for instructors are provided online
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    30th Sep 2014 by Elsaid

    A very useful book, for me it was chapters 11, and 12 that i enjoyed most.

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    • Date Published: May 2014
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781107018808
    • length: 360 pages
    • dimensions: 250 x 193 x 19 mm
    • weight: 0.93kg
    • contains: 97 b/w illus. 64 tables 135 exercises
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
    Part I. Methods for Optimal Solutions:
    2. Linear programming and applications
    3. Convex programming and applications
    4. Design of polynomial-time exact algorithm
    Part II. Methods for Near-Optimal and Approximation Solutions:
    5. Branch-and-bound framework and application
    6. Reformulation-linearization technique and applications
    7. Linear approximation
    8. Approximation algorithm and its applications – part 1
    9. Approximation algorithm and its applications – part 2
    Part III. Methods for Efficient Heuristic Solutions:
    10. An efficient technique for mixed-integer optimization
    11. Metaheuristic methods
    Part IV. Other Topics:
    12. Asymptotic capacity analysis.

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  • Authors

    Y. Thomas Hou, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    Y. Thomas Hou is a Professor in the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.

    Yi Shi, Intelligent Automation Inc.
    Yi Shi is a Research Scientist at Intelligent Automation Inc., Rockville, Maryland, USA and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.

    Hanif D. Sherali, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    Hanif D. Sherali is a University Distinguished Professor Emeritus in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. He is an elected member of the US National Academy of Engineering.

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