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Emerging Communications for Wireless Sensor Networks

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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.

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Emerging Communications for Wireless Sensor NetworksEdited by Anna Foerster

Published: February 7th 2011

ISBN: 978-953-307-082-7

Copyright year: 2011

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31188 Total Chapter Downloads

19 Crossref Citations

17 Web of Science Citations

51 Dimensions Citations

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1. Wireless Sensor Networks: from Application Specific to Modular Design

By Liang Song and Dimitrios Hatzinakos

2054

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2. Wireless Sensor Networks Applications via High Altitude Systems

By Zhe Yang and Abbas Mohammed

1429

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3. Wireless Sensor Network for Monitoring Thermal Evolution of the Fluid Traveling inside Ground Heat Exchangers

By Julio Martos, Alvaro Montero, Jose Torres and Jesus Soret

1523

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4. Automated Testing and Development of WSN Applications

By Mohammad Al Saad, Jochen Schiller and Elfriede Fehr

1643

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5. A Survey of Low Duty Cycle MAC Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks

By M. Riduan Ahmad, Eryk Dutkiewicz and Xiaojing Huang

4543

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6. A New MAC Approach in Wireless Body Sensor Networks for Health Care

By Begonya Otal, Luis Alonso and Christos Verikoukis

1898

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7. Throughput Analysis of Wireless Sensor Networks via Evaluation of Connectivity and MAC Performance

By Flavio Fabbri and Chiara Buratti

3327

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8. Energy-Aware Selective Communications in Sensor Networks

By Rocio Arroyo-Valles, Antonio G. Marques and Jesus Cid-Sueiro

1038

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9. Machine Learning across the WSN Layers

By Anna Forster and Amy L. Murphy

1744

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10. Security Data Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks

By Hani Alzaid, Ernest Foo, Juan Gonzalez Neito and DongGook Park

3335

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11. Indoor Location Tracking Using Received Signal Strength Indicator

By Chuan-Chin Pu, Chuan-Hsian Pu and Hoon-Jae Lee

7025

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12. Mobile Location Tracking Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks with Deficient Number of Sensor Nodes

By Po-Hsuan Tseng, Wen-Jiunn Liu and Kai-Ten Feng

1629

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