Sensor and Ad Hoc Networks [electronic resource] : Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects / edited by S. Kami Makki, Xiang-Yang Li, Niki Pissinou, Shamila Makki, Masoumeh Karimi, Kia Makki.Material type: TextLanguage: English Series: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering: 7Publisher: Boston, MA : Springer US, 2008Description: XII, 304p. 40 illus., 20 illus. in color. online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780387773209Subject(s): Engineering | Computer Communication Networks | Computer engineering | Telecommunication | Engineering | Communications Engineering, Networks | Computer Communication Networks | Signal, Image and Speech Processing | Electrical EngineeringAdditional physical formats: Printed edition:: No titleDDC classification: 621.382 LOC classification: TK1-9971Online resources: Click here to access online
Establishing New Research Initiatives for Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects of Sensor and Ad Hoc Networks -- Random Graph Models and the Limits of Scalability in Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks -- Analysis of Effective Connectivity in Mobile Wireless Communications -- Some Detectability Issues in Sensor Networks -- Comparative Methods of Channel Assignment in Multivariate Wireless Networks -- Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: QoS-Aware Integration Architecture -- Distributed Energy-Aware Topology Control Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks -- MFACE: A Multicast Backbone-Assisted Face Traversal Algorithm for Arbitrary Planar Ad Hoc and Sensor Network Topologies -- Service-Driven Query Routing in Sensor-Actuator Networks -- Multiscale Anchor-Free Distributed Positioning in Sensor Networks -- Evaluation of Time Synchronization over Mobile Ad hoc Networks -- Universal Modular Framework for Sensor Networks -- Application and Evaluation of Hierarchical Agglomerative Clustering in Wireless Sensor Networks -- A Fault-Tolerant Scheme for Detection of DDoS Attack Patterns in Cluster-Based Wireless Sensor Networks -- Forming Energy-Efficient Bluetooth Scatternets for Sensor Networks.
Sensor and Ad-Hoc Networks: Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects contains an analysis of various important networking problems and brings together recent trends and emerging works in the areas of sensor and ad-hoc networks. This book identifies the areas that are in need of special attention and presents recent research findings. The book features valuable discussions of relevant concepts that examine the various approaches which define emerging theoretical and algorithmic aspects of sensor and ad-hoc networks. The chapters are written by the leading national and international researchers and professionals in the field. Each chapter represents the state-of-the-art research and includes several seminal contributions on such topics as network coverage, detectability, integration, energy efficiency and routing. Sensor and Ad-Hoc Networks: Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects is a useful reference for researchers, academics, graduate students, and industry professionals in the field of sensor and ad-hoc networks. Some of the works in this book have been supported by the National Science Foundation.