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1.2 COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
In this paper the TCP sliding window mechanism is experimentally investigated as one of the possible causes of the unfairness often observed as IEEE802.11 wireless LANs. We show how by appropriately sizing the sliding window it is possible to re-introduce fairness into the operation of the WLAN.
Roques, E. & Davis, M. (2006) The impact of TCP sliding window on the performance of IEEE 802.11 WLANs. IEE Irish Signals and Systems Conference 2006 (ISSC 2006), Dublin, June 2006.