ISBN-10:
0471798134
ISBN-13:
9780471798132
Pub. Date:
11/10/2008
Publisher:
Wiley
Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks / Edition 1

Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks / Edition 1

by Azzedine Boukerche

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ISBN-13: 9780471798132
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 11/10/2008
Series: Wiley Series on Parallel and Distributed Computing Series , #62
Pages: 562
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Azzedine Boukerche, PhD, is a Canada Research Chair Professor in wireless and mobile computing at the University of Ottawa, Canada. He is the Founding Director of PARADISE Research Laboratory, also at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Boukerche is a well-known and internationally respected researcher in his field. He has published numerous papers in the fields of wireless networks, mobile and pervasive computing, and wireless ad hoc and sensor networks. As an associate editor, program chair, and general chair, he has contributed to many international journals and conferences in the area of wireless and mobile networking, wireless ad hoc, and sensor and mesh networking. He has also received several national and international awards for excellence in research and his scientific contributions to the field of wireless and mobile networks.

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Table of Contents

Preface.

About the Editor.

Contributors.

1. Algorithms forWireless Sensor Networks: Present and Future(Azzedine Boukerche, Eduardo F. Nakamura, and Antonio A. F.Loureiro).

2. HeterogeneousWireless Sensor Networks (Violet R. Syrotiuk,Bing Li, and Angela M. Mielke).

3. Epidemic Models, Algorithms, and Protocols in Wireless Sensorand Ad Hoc Networks (Pradip De and Sajal K. Das).

4. Modeling Sensor Networks (Stefan Schmid and RogerWattenhofer).

5. Spatiotemporal Correlation Theory for Wireless SensorNetworks (Özgür B. Akan).

6. A Taxonomy of Routing Protocols in Sensor Networks(Azzedine Boukerche, Mohammad Z. Ahmad, Damla Turgut, andBegumhan Turgut).

7. Clustering inWireless Sensor Networks: A Graph TheoryPerspective (Nidal Nasser and Liliana M. Arboleda).

8. Position-Based Routing for Sensor Networks: Approaches andObstacles (Marwan M. Fayed and Hussein T. Mouftah).

9. Node Positioning for Increased Dependability of WirelessSensor Networks (Mohamed Younis and Kemal Akkaya).

10. Mobility in Wireless Sensor Networks (Stefano Basagni,Alessio Carosi, and Chiara Petrioli).

11. Localization Systems for Wireless Sensor Networks(Azzedine Boukerche, Horacio A. B. F. Oliveira, Eduardo F.Nakamura, and Antonio A. F. Loureiro).

12. Location Discovery in Sensor Networks (AsisNasipuri).

13. QoS-Based Communication Protocols in Wireless SensorNetworks (Serdar Vural, Yuan Tian, and Eylem Ekici).

14. Quality of Service in Wireless Sensor Networks (GregoryJ. Pottie and Ameesh Pandya).

15. Energy-Efficient Algorithms in Wireless Sensor Networks(Azzedine Boukerche and Sotiris Nikoletseas).

16. Security Issues and Countermeasures in Wireless SensorNetworks (Tanveer Zia and Albert Y. Zomaya).

17. A Taxonomy of Secure Time Synchronization Algorithms forWireless Sensor Networks (Azzedine Boukerche and DamlaTurgut).

18. Secure Localization Systems: Protocols and Techniques inWireless Sensor Networks (Azzedine Boukerche, Horacio A. B. F.Oliveira, Eduardo F. Nakamura, and Antonio A. F. Loureiro).

Index.

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"For being one of the first books on the subject, it is a very pleasant read, with excellent illustration and flow of information. The exhaustive references and exercises are nice bonuses. Both graduate students and industry practioners will enjoy this book." (Computing Reviews, February 9, 2009)

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