26. Energy Management in Heterogeneous Wireless Health Care Networks

  1. Albert Y. Zomaya and
  2. Young Choon Lee
  1. Nima Nikzad,
  2. Priti Aghera,
  3. Piero Zappi and
  4. Tajana S. Rosing

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342015.ch26

Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems

Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems

How to Cite

Nikzad, N., Aghera, P., Zappi, P. and Rosing, T. S. (2012) Energy Management in Heterogeneous Wireless Health Care Networks, 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.ch26

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. University of California, San Diego, CA, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470908754

Online ISBN: 9781118342015



  • energy management in heterogeneous wireless health care networks;
  • redundant sensor readings, saving energy with location information;
  • wireless health care, energy, ILPGreen in reducing total energy;
  • DynAGreenLife, and sensors-LA, for dynamic changing parameters


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • System Model

  • Collaborative Distributed Environmental Sensing

  • Task Assignment in a Body Area Network

  • Results

  • Conclusion

  • References