Raul Aquino Santos

Raúl Aquino Santos graduated from the University of Colima with a BE in Electrical Engineering, received his MS degree in Telecommunications from the Centre for Scientific Research and Higher Education in Ensenada, Mexico in 1990. He holds a PhD from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of the University of Sheffield, England. Since 2005, he has been with the College of Telematics, at the University of Colima, where he is currently a Research-Professor in telecommunications networks. His current research interests include wireless and sensor networks.

Publications

Broadband Wireless Access Networks for 4G: Theory, Application, and Experimentation
Raul Aquino Santos, Victor Rangel Licea, Arthur Edwards-Block. © 2014. 452 pages.
With the increased functionality demand for mobile speed and access in our everyday lives, broadband wireless networks have emerged as the solution in providing...
Mobile Ad Hoc Robots and Wireless Robotic Systems: Design and Implementation
Raul Aquino Santos, Omar Lengerke, Arthur Edwards-Block. © 2013. 344 pages.
The emergence of wireless robotic systems has provided new perspectives on technology. With the combination of disciplines such as robotic systems, ad hoc...
Wireless Technologies in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks: Present and Future Challenges
Raul Aquino-Santos, Arthur Edwards, Víctor Rangel-Licea. © 2012. 382 pages.
Inter-vehicle communication (IVC) systems based on wireless ad-hoc networks have the potential to provide increased automotive safety, to achieve smooth traffic...
Emerging Wireless Networks for Social Applications
Raúl Aquino, Luis Villaseñor, Víctor Rangel, Miguel García, Artur Edwards. © 2012. 23 pages.
This chapter describes the implementation and performance evaluation of a novel routing protocol called Pandora, which is designed for social applications. This...
Reactive Location-Based Routing Algorithm with Cluster-Based Flooding
Raul Aquino Santos. © 2012. 13 pages.
Location-Based Routing Algorithm with Cluster-Based Flooding (LORA-CBF) employs two location services: Simple and Reactive. A Simple Location Service has been...
An Open Service Platform Based on an IP Metropolitan Mesh Network
Raúl Aquino-Santos, Arthur Edwards-Block, Víctor Rangel-Licea. © 2012. 21 pages.
This chapter proposes an open-service platform based on an IP metropolitan mesh network suitable for multimedia services in an all-IP network environment. To...
Emerging Technologies in Wireless Ad-hoc Networks: Applications and Future Development
Raul Aquino-Santos, Víctor Rangel-Licea, Arthur Edwards-Block. © 2011. 420 pages.
Mobile ad-hoc networks have attracted considerable attention and interest from the commercial sector as well as the standards community. Many new ad-hoc networking...
Desktop Virtual Reality Applications for Training Personnel of Small Businesses
Miguel A. Garcia-Ruiz, Arthur Edwards, Raul Aquino-Santos, Samir El-Seoud, Miguel Vargas Martin. © 2011. 20 pages.
Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in most world economies suffer from a series of intense economic pressures from local, regional and international markets....
Emerging Wireless Networks for Social Applications
Raúl Aquino, Luis Villaseñor, Víctor Rangel, Miguel García, Artur Edwards. © 2011. 22 pages.
This chapter describes the implementation and performance evaluation of a novel routing protocol called Pandora, which is designed for social applications. This...
Towards Usable Collaborative Virtual Reality Environments for Promoting Listening Comprehension
Miguel A. Garcia-Ruiz, Arthur Edwards, Raul Aquino-Santos, Jay Shiro Tashiro, Bill Kapralos. © 2011. 26 pages.
This chapter investigates whether an educational virtual environment can be developed to practice listening comprehension skills that meets second language student...
Desktop Virtual Reality Applications for Training Personnel of Small Businesses
Miguel A. Garcia-Ruiz, Arthur Edwards, Raul Aquino-Santos, Samir El-Seoud, Miguel Vargas Martin. © 2010. 20 pages.
Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in most world economies suffer from a series of intense economic pressures from local, regional and international markets....
Analyzing IEEE 802.11g and IEEE 802.16e Technologies for Single-Hop Inter-Vehicle Communication
Raúl Aquino-Santos, Víctor Rangel-Licea, Aldo L. Méndez-Pérez, Miguel A. Garcia-Ruiz, Arthur Edwards-Block, Eduardo Flores-Flores. © 2010. 29 pages.
This chapter analyzes two prominent technologies, IEEE 802.11g (WiFi) and IEEE 802.16e (WiMAX), for single-hop inter-vehicular communication (SIVC). We begin our...
Inter-Vehicular Communications Using Wireless Ad Hoc Networks
Raúl Aquino-Santos, Víctor Rangel-Licea, Miguel A. García-Ruiz, Apolinar González-Potes, Omar Álvarez-Cardenas, Arthur Edwards-Block. © 2009. 19 pages.
This chapter proposes a new routing algorithm that allows communication in vehicular ad hoc networks. In vehicular ad hoc networks, the transmitter node cannot...