Transmission of IPv6 Packets over Wireless Body Area Networks (WBANs)
draft-sajjad-6lo-wban-02

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Last updated 2018-11-05 (latest revision 2018-04-30)
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Formats
Expired & archived
plain text pdf html bibtex
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-sajjad-6lo-wban-02.txt

Abstract

Wireless Body Area Networks (WBANs) intend to facilitate use cases related to medical field. IEEE 802.15.6 defines PHY and MAC layer and is designed to deal with better penetration through the human tissue without creating any damage to human tissues with the approved MICS (Medical Implant Communication Service) band by USA Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Devices of WBANs conform to this IEEE standard. This specification defines details to enable transmission of IPv6 packets, method of forming link-local and statelessly autoconfigured IPv6 addresses on WBANs.

Authors

Muhammad Akbar (makbar@bournemouth.ac.uk)
Abdur Sangi (sangi_bahrian@yahoo.com)
Mingui Zhang (zhangmingui@huawei.com)
Jianqiang Hou (houjianqiang@huawei.com)
Charles Perkins (charliep@computer.org)
Alexandre Petrescu (alexandre.petrescu@cea.fr)
Naveed Rais (naveedbinrais@gmail.com)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)