Complementary Readings

Body Area Network:

  • M. Patel, et. al. "Applications, challenges, and prospective in emerging body area networking technologies", IEEE Wireless Communications, Volume: 17, Issue: 1, Pages: 80-88, February 2010
  • A. Natarajan, et. al. "Link Layer Behavior of Body Area Networks at 2.4 GHz", MobiCom’09, September 20–25, 2009, Beijing, China.
  • A. Natarajan, et. al. "To Hop or Not to Hop: Network Architecture for Body Sensor Networks",IEEE Secon 2009
  • BodyQoS: G. Zhou, et.al. "BodyQoS: Adaptive and Radio-Agnostic QoS for Body Sensor Networks" Infocom 2008

    Time synchronization:

  • TPSN: S. Ganeriwal, et. al. "Timing-sync Protocol for Sensor Networks", SenSys ’03, November 5-7, 2003, Los Angeles, California, USA.
  • RBS: J. Elson, et. al. "Fine-Grained Network Time Synchronization using Reference Broadcasts "
  • Chapter x of book Holger Karl & Andreas Willig, "Protocols and Architectures for Wireless Sensor Networks", Wiley 2007, Paperback Ed. (ISBN 978-0-470-51923-3)

Topology control:

  • Chapter x of book Holger Karl & Andreas Willig, "Protocols and Architectures for Wireless Sensor Networks", Wiley 2007, Paperback Ed. (ISBN 978-0-470-51923-3)
  • LEACH: W. R. Heinzelman, et. al. “Energy-Efficient Communication Protocol for Wireless Microsensor Networks," IEEE Proc. of the Hawaii Int. Conf. on System Sciences, pp. 1-10, January, 2000. Longer version in IEEE Tr. on Wireless Com., pp.660-670, Oct. 2002

Data dissemination:

  • Deluge: J. Hui et. Al. The Dynamic Behavior of a Data Dissemination Protocol for Network Programming at Scale, Sensys2004
  • Trickle: P. Levis, et. al. Trickle: A self-regulating algorithm for code propagation and maintenance in wireless sensor networks. Technical report, University of California at Berkeley, 2004.

Sensor Storage management:

  • G. Mathur et. al. “Ultra-low power data storage for sensor networks”, IEEE IPSN'06
  • FlashDB: S. Nath et. al. FlashDB: Dynamic Self-tuning Database for NAND Flash, IPSN'07, April 25-27, 2007, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

Underwater sensor networks:

  • I. F. Akyildiz, et. al. "State of the Art in Protocol Research for Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks", WUWNet06, September 25, 2006, Los Angeles, California, USA.

Wireless underground sensor networks:

  • I. F. Akyildiz, et. al. "Wireless underground sensor networks: Research challenges", Elsevier Journal, 2006