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Emerging Communications for Wireless Sensor Networks

Edited by Anna Foerster and Alexander Foerster, ISBN 978-953-307-082-7, 278 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published February 07, 2011 under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license
Edited Volume

Wireless sensor networks are deployed in a rapidly increasing number of arenas, with uses ranging from healthcare monitoring to industrial and environmental safety, as well as new ubiquitous computing devices that are becoming ever more pervasive in our interconnected society. This book presents a range of exciting developments in software communication technologies including some novel applications, such as in high altitude systems, ground heat exchangers and body sensor networks. Authors from leading institutions on four continents present their latest findings in the spirit of exchanging information and stimulating discussion in the WSN community worldwide.