Publication Date

Fall 2016

Faculty Supervisor

Marc Schudel


In this student paper, the author compares wireless standard 802.11ac to 802.11n standard. In 2011 the IEEE began development of the newest wireless 802.11 standard. This standard would be known as 802.11ac. Development of this standard continued until 2013 and was approved in January 2014. The new standard was touted as having many improvements over the 802.11n standard. Improvements such as higher data rates, more capacity, being ideal for multimedia, and being more robust.


Computer Science 150


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