Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 653523, 5 pages
Research Article

Optimal Control Channel Selection for Wireless Channel Assignment

State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210046, China

Received 9 May 2012; Revised 4 August 2012; Accepted 6 August 2012

Academic Editor: Alexander P. Seyranian

Copyright © 2012 Sheng Zhong. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


In wireless channel assignment, control channels are often needed for coordination among wireless devices. In this paper, we propose an algorithm for finding the optimal set of control channels given a number of wireless devices and the ranges of channels these devices can access.