# Need of ad-hoc social network based on users dynamic interests

Published in International Conference on Soft Computing Techniques and Implementations (ICSCTI), 2015

Recommended citation: S. Gambhir, N. Aneja and S. Mangla, "Need of ad-hoc social network based on users dynamic interests," 2015 International Conference on Soft Computing Techniques and Implementations (ICSCTI), Faridabad, 2015, pp. 52-56, doi: 10.1109/ICSCTI.2015.7489562. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7489562

## Abstract

Ad-hoc social network (ASN) is a location based network that makes use of ad-hoc network to connect interested users socially. Ad-hoc social network is a combination of social network that maintains profile and interests of users, and ad-hoc network that helps to connect nearby users without centralized access point. A survey was conducted to know users’ perception and preferences for ASN. This paper presents survey and results for need of ad-hoc social network. Results also indicate that in users prefer 75% of average profile similarity to connect nearby users.