24. Energy Awareness and Efficiency in Wireless Sensor Networks: From Physical Devices to the Communication Link

  1. Albert Y. Zomaya and
  2. Young Choon Lee
  1. Flávia C. Delicato and
  2. Paulo F. Pires

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342015.ch24

Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems

Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems

How to Cite

Delicato, F. C. and Pires, P. F. (2012) Energy Awareness and Efficiency in Wireless Sensor Networks: From Physical Devices to the Communication Link, in Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems (eds A. Y. Zomaya and Y. C. Lee), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118342015.ch24

Editor Information

  1. Centre for Distributed and High Performance Computing, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia

Author Information

  1. Computer Science Department, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - RN, Brazil

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 3 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470908754

Online ISBN: 9781118342015

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Keywords:

  • WSN energy awareness/efficiency, physical devices to communication link;
  • WSNs and distributed computing, sink nodes for sensor-collected data;
  • WSN lifetime, energy holistic approach, routing, scheduling, MAC;
  • WSN energy model concept map, power management in WSN

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • WSN and Power Dissipation Models

  • Strategies for Energy Optimization

  • Final Remarks

  • References