Simulation of delay in data transmission in a cellular network due to Handoff

Luis Alejandro Fletscher Bocanegra, Carlos Andrés Sarmiento Pérez


This paper presents the outputs of numerical simulation of the effect of a mobile device's speed in delay of data transmission in a cellular network, because of Handoff. Code generation and simulations was done using Matlab's development environment. As a result, the responses of cellular network system by varying the parameters of mobile speed and time of completion of the test were analysed, and a model of the proposed system for determining the delay based on these two parameters was obtained.


Cellular networks; numerical simulation; vehicular and wireless technologies.


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