Ad hoc networks
New approach to vertex connectivity could maximize networks’ bandwidth
December 24, 2013Technique advances understanding of a basic concept in graph theory, paralleling advances in edge connectivity.
Guaranteed delivery — in ad hoc networks
January 9, 2013A new algorithm for message dissemination in decentralized networks is faster than its predecessors but, unlike them, guarantees delivery.
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Sharing data links in networks of cars
July 5, 2012A new algorithm lets networks of Wi-Fi-connected cars, whose layout is constantly changing, share a few expensive links to the Internet.
December 10, 2010An MIT project provides a way to preserve information in constantly changing networks, without resorting to a shared server.