Chapter 12. Location Discovery in Sensor Networks

  1. Dr. Azzedine Boukerche PhD Professor Research Chair Founding Director Faculty Senior Scientist member recipient General Chair Vice General Chair Program Chair Security Associate Editor Steering Committee Chair
  1. Asis Nasipuri

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470396360.ch12

Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks

Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks

How to Cite

Nasipuri, A. (2008) Location Discovery in Sensor Networks, in Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks (ed A. Boukerche), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470396360.ch12

Editor Information

  1. School of Information Technology and Engineering, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, Canada

Author Information

  1. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 OCT 2008

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Parallel and Distributed Computing

Book Series Editors:

  1. Albert Y. Zomaya

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471798132

Online ISBN: 9780470396360

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Keywords:

  • sensor network location discovery;
  • sensor network and localization using ranging;
  • range-free localization - centroid method

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Location Discovery Concepts

  • Issues on Localization in Sensor Networks

  • Localization Using Ranging in Sensor Networks

  • Localization Using Angle Estimation in Sensor Networks

  • Other Localization Techniques

  • Conclusion

  • Exercises

  • Bibliography