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Wireless Sensor Networks and Energy Efficiency

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The study of Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) is a continually growing, as these networks have the advantage of easy deployment for a number of different applications. Wireless Sensor Networks and Energy Efficiency: Protocols, Routing and Management focuses on wireless sensor networks and their operation, covering topics including routing, energy efficiency and management. Containing 27 chapters authored by a group of internationally experienced professionals and researchers in the fields of computer science, communication, and networking, this book discusses critical issues in wireless sensor network research including MAC, Routing Protocols, TCP, performance and traffic management, time synchronization, and security.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Preface
    1. Introduction
  5. Section 1: Introduction
    1. Chapter 1: Introduction and Overview of Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND AND HISTORY OF WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORK
      4. WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS
      5. BASIC SENSOR NETWORK ARCHITECTURE
      6. CHALLENGES AND CONSTRAINTS
      7. APPLICATIONS OF WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS
      8. FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS
      9. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 2: Topology Management in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. BACKGROUND
      3. FUTURE DIRECTIONS
      4. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 3: On Network Management of Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. ISSUES, CONTROVERSIES, PROBLEMS
      5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      6. CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT
      7. FAULT MANAGEMENT
      8. OVERALL PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS
      9. PEGASIS: POWER EFFICIENT GATHERING IN SENSOR INFORMATION SYSTEM
      10. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      11. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 4: Interoperability in Wireless Sensor Networks Based on IEEE 1451 Standard
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. SMART SENSORS AND INTELLIGENT SENSORS IN WSN
      5. INTEROPERABILITY
      6. IEEE 1451 STANDARDIZATION
      7. IEEE 1451 WTIM NODE IMPLEMENTATION
      8. IEEE1451 STANDARD COMMANDS
      9. IEEE 1451 AND WEB SERVICES IN WSN
      10. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    5. Chapter 5: Literature Review of MAC, Routing and Cross Layer Design Protocols for WSN
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. DISTINGUISHED FEATURES OF WSN
      4. MAC PROTOCOLS FOR WSN
      5. ROUTING PROTOCOLS FOR WSN
      6. LITERATURE REVIEW OF CROSS LAYER DESIGN IN WSN
      7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      8. CONCLUSION
    6. Chapter 6: A Taxonomy of Routing Techniques in Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. ROUTING PROTOCOLS
      4. CONCLUSION
      5. APPENDIX
    7. Chapter 7: Wireless Sensor Network Testbeds
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1.INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. TAXONOMY AND ARCHITECTURE OF WSN-TESTBEDS
      4. 3. DESIGN CHALLENGES AND EVALUATION CRITERIA FOR A WSN-TESTBED
      5. 4. COMPARISON OF SELECTED WSN-TESTBEDS
      6. 5. EVALUATION OF SURVEYED WSN-TESTBEDS
      7. 6. DISCUSSION
      8. 7. CONCLUSION
    8. Chapter 8: Mitigation of Hot Spots on Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. ROUTING APPROACHES TO MITIGATE HOT SPOTS
      5. AN ENERGY EFFICIENT ARCHITECTURE FOR HOT SPOT MITIGATION ON WSN
      6. A ROTATION REACTIVE UNEQUAL CLUSTER-BASED ROUTING PROTOCOL
      7. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION
      8. CONCLUSION
    9. Chapter 9: Node Localization
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. PROBLEM STATEMENT
      5. EXISTING NODE LOCALIZATION PROPOSALS
      6. OPEN ISSUE AND CHALLENGES
      7. FUTURE PERSPECTIVES
      8. CONCLUSION
  6. Section 2: Energy Efficiency of WSN
    1. Chapter 10: Energy Efficient Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. COMPARISON
      4. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 11: Cooperative Diversity Techniques for Energy Efficient Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. COOPERATIVE DIVERSITY TECHNIQUES
      4. SIMULATION RESULTS
      5. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 12: Energy Efficient Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. DESIGN PRINCIPLES OF COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES IN WSNS
      4. BACKGROUND
      5. HYBRID CROSS LAYER COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL
      6. SIMULATION AND DISCUSSION
      7. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 13: Using Multi-Objective Particle Swarm Optimization for Energy-Efficient Clustering in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. MULTIOBJECTIVE CLUSTERING
      5. MULTIOBJECTIVE PARTICLE SWARM OPTIMIZATION
      6. PROPOSED TECHNIQUE
      7. EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS
      8. CONCLUSION
    5. Chapter 14: Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. DATA PACKET OPTIMIZATION IN UWSN COMMUNICATIONS
      5. DATA PACKET OPTIMIZATION IN TWSN COMMUNICATIONS
      6. DATA PACKET SIZE OPTIMIZATION IN UWSN VS OPTIMIZATION IN TWSN
      7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      8. CONCLUSION
    6. Chapter 15: Reducing Complexity and Achieving Higher Energy Efficiency in Wireless Sensor Network Communications by Using High Altitude Platforms
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. ENERGY EFFICIENT DESIGN OF USING HAPS IN WSN APPLICATIONS
      4. 3. IMPLEMENTATION ISSUES
      5. 4. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. 5. CONCLUSION
    7. Chapter 16: Wireless Sensor Network
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. QOS REQUIREMENT IN WSN
      5. WSN QOS ISSUES AND CHALLENGES
      6. QOS OPEN RESEARCH ISSUES
      7. FUTURE PERSPECTIVES
      8. CONCLUSION
    8. Chapter 17: Low Complexity Processor Designs for Energy-Efficient Security and Error Correction in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. PROPOSED MINIMAL INSTRUCTION SET COMPUTER PROCESSOR
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    9. Chapter 18: Medium Access Control Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. MAC BASICS FOR WSNS
      4. CLASSIFICATION OF MAC PROTOCOLS
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    10. Chapter 19: Routing Optimization and Secure Target Tracking in Distributed Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. I. INTRODUCTION
      3. II. PROBLEM FORMULATION
      4. III. ADAPTIVE SCHEME ALGORITHM
      5. IV. OPTIMAL GROUP OF CANDIDATE SENSORS SELECTION BASED ON MULTI-CRITERIA FUNCTION (MCF)
      6. V. MALICIOUS SENSOR NODE DETECTION BASED ON KULLBACK-LEIBLER DISTANCE (KLD)
      7. VI. BEST COMMUNICATION PATH SELECTION METHOD
      8. VII. RESULTS
      9. VIII. CONCLUSION AND PERSPECTIVES
    11. Chapter 20: Improved Energy-Efficient Ant-Based Routing Algorithm in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1 INTRODUCTION
      3. 2 PREVIOUS WORK ON ROUTING IN WSNS
      4. 4 SIMULATIONS AND RESULTS
      5. 5 CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
    12. Chapter 21: Event Based Data Gathering in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. GROUND RESEARCH
      4. SYSTEM MODEL
      5. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
  7. Section 3: Application, Theoretical and General
    1. Chapter 22: A Game Theoretical Approach to Design
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. SUMMARY
    2. Chapter 23: Geometric Structures for Routing Decision in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. GEOGRAPHIC ROUTING IN WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 24: An Outline of Security in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS OF WSN
      4. 3. SECURITY REQUIREMENTS IN WSN
      5. 4. ATTACKS ON WSN
      6. 5. COUNTERMEASURES TO ATTACKS ON WSN
      7. 6. LATEST RESEARCH AND IMPLEMENTATIONS
      8. 7. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 25: Wireless Sensor Network to Support Intelligent Transport Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. SYSTEMS IN USE FOR INTELLIGENT TRANSPORT
      4. 3. ISSUES
      5. 4. INTEGRATION OF INFORMATION FROM SENSORS – WIRELESS NETWORKS
      6. 5. FUTURE WORK
      7. 5. CONCLUSION
    5. Chapter 26: Middleware Systems for Sensor Network
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. WSN APPLICATIONS
      4. WSN MIDDLEWARE AND CHALLENGES
      5. CLASSIFICATION
      6. APPLICATION AWARE MIDDLEWARE
      7. QUERY PROCESSING MIDDLEWARE
      8. SYSTEM ABSTRACTION BASED MIDDLEWARE
      9. DISCUSSION
      10. CONCLUSION
    6. Chapter 27: A Grid-Based Localization Technique for Forest Fire Surveillance in Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. PROPOSED LOCALIZATION TECHNIQUE
      5. SIMULATION RESULTS
      6. EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS
      7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      8. CONCLUSION
  8. Compilation of References
  9. About the Contributors