Accession Number:

ADA017074

Title:

Satellite Packet Broadcasting to Very Small Earth Stations.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING CENTER RESTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

This report analyzes the throughput of an ALOHA channel when compared to a conventional satellite point-to-point channel of the same average power. Results show that in the limit of large numbers of small earth stations, the ALOHA throughput reaches 100 of the point-to-point capacity. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE