Challenges of Next-Generation Wireless Sensor Networks and its impact on Society

  • Srivastava N
ArXiv: 1002.4680
N/ACitations
Citations of this article
74Readers
Mendeley users who have this article in their library.

Abstract

Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) have gained worldwide attention in recent years, particularly with the proliferation in Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) technology which has facilitated the development of smart sensors. The paper discusses about classification of WSN and challenges of the Next Generation WSN. One of the major challenges of Next Generation WSN is reduction of power consumption. The two approaches are discussed: Ultra-Low-Power Networks and Energy Harvesting. The paper also discusses about some major applications as designing low cost secured Intelligent Buildings, In-Home Health care and Agriculture.

Cite

CITATION STYLE

APA

Srivastava, N. (2010). Challenges of Next-Generation Wireless Sensor Networks and its impact on Society. ArXiv Preprint ArXiv:1002.4680, 1(1), 128–133. Retrieved from http://arxiv.org/abs/1002.4680

Register to see more suggestions

Mendeley helps you to discover research relevant for your work.

Already have an account?

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free