Energy Efficiency Adaptation for Multihop Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks

  • Chehri A
  • Mouftah H
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Abstract

Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are considered as a suitable solution for long-time and large-scale outdoor environmental monitoring. However, an important feature that distinguishes the WSNs from traditional monitoring systems is their energy constraints. In fact, these nodes have often a limited and usually nonreplenishable power source. Therefore managing these limited resources is a key challenge. In this paper we use an optimization scheme based on adaptive modulation and power control for a green routing protocol. The optimization mechanism is subject to certain QoS requirements in terms of total end-to-end delay time and bit error rate. The simulation results show that the proposed algorithm can, theoretically, reduce the consumed energy of the sensor nodes almost to half.

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Chehri, A., & Mouftah, H. T. (2012). Energy Efficiency Adaptation for Multihop Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks. Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, 2012, 1–8. https://doi.org/10.1155/2012/767920

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