16. Wireless Sensor Networks: Active Mobility Models

  1. Paolo Santi

Published Online: 10 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118344774.ch16

Mobility Models for Next Generation Wireless Networks: AD HOC, Vehicular and Mesh Networks

Mobility Models for Next Generation Wireless Networks: AD HOC, Vehicular and Mesh Networks

How to Cite

Santi, P. (2012) Wireless Sensor Networks: Active Mobility Models, in Mobility Models for Next Generation Wireless Networks: AD HOC, Vehicular and Mesh Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118344774.ch16

Author Information

  1. Istituto di Informatica e Telematica del CNR, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Communications Networking & Distributed Systems

Book Series Editors:

  1. David Hutchison2,
  2. Serge Fdida3 and
  3. Joe Sventek4

Series Editor Information

  1. 2

    Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK

  2. 3

    Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France

  3. 4

    University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119992011

Online ISBN: 9781118344774

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Keywords:

  • WSNs, active mobility models;
  • WSNs and active mobility, for different uses;
  • WSNs, sensing coverage, optimizing data collection;
  • active mobility in WSNs, optimizing network-level properties;
  • sensor nodes on mobile robots, using current technology;
  • motion control, VFA motion control algorithm;
  • distributed motion control, Voronoi cell, neighbors;
  • sink nodes and active mobility, and reduced energy consumption;
  • three-tier Data MULEs architecture

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Active Mobility of Sensor Nodes

  • Active Mobility of Sink Nodes

  • References