A Study of Distributed Control In Cellular Radio Networks

Document Type : Original Article


1 Graduate student , Communications Department.

2 Dr., Staff Member, Computers Department.

3 Dr., Chairman of Communications Department, Military Technical College; Cairo, Egypt.


The increased processing load experienced in centralized controlled cellular systems of the first and second generation is discussed. The necessity of distributed control is established, and solutions utilizing the concept of distributed control are surveyed. A discussion of a proposed new structure for cellular networks is presented, followed by the appropriate multiple access scheme to be used in such networks.