Application and Multidisciplinary Aspects of Wireless Sensor by Aleksandar Crnjin (auth.), Liljana Gavrilovska, Srdjan Krco,

By Aleksandar Crnjin (auth.), Liljana Gavrilovska, Srdjan Krco, Veljko Milutinovic, Ivan Stojmenovic, Roman Trobec (eds.)

It is a basic development in computing that desktops have gotten ever smaller and extra interconnected, and sensor networks - huge networks of small, uncomplicated units - symbolize a logical severe of this development. instant sensor networks (WSNs) are attracting an expanding measure of study curiosity, with progressively more business purposes beginning to emerge. of those purposes, own well-being tracking and emergency/disaster restoration, are the point of interest of the European fee undertaking ProSense: advertise, Mobilize, toughen and combine instant Sensor Networking study and Researchers.

This hands-on, priceless advent to WSN platforms improvement offers vast insurance of issues within the box, contributed via researchers enthusiastic about the ProSense undertaking. It emphasises the sensible wisdom required for the winning implementation of WSNs. the 1st a part of the paintings covers simple problems with sensors, software program, and position-based routing protocols. half specializes in multidisciplinary matters, together with sensor community integration, mobility elements, geo-routing, clinical purposes, and vehicular sensor networks. the remainder elements current case reviews and extra applications.

Topics and features:

  • Begins with a Foreword via the Nobel Laurate Professor Martin Perl, of Stanford collage
  • Presents a huge evaluate of WSN know-how, together with an creation to sensor and sensing applied sciences
  • Investigates real-world purposes of WSN platforms in clinical and vehicular sensor networks
  • Contains an in depth part on case experiences, offering info of the improvement of a couple of WSN purposes
  • Discusses frameworks for WSN platforms integration, in which WSN expertise becomes primary to the longer term net notion

Providing holistic insurance of WSN know-how, this text/reference might help graduate scholars of machine technological know-how, electric engineering and telecommunications towards studying the explicit domain names of this rising region. The e-book may also be a worthy source for researchers and practitioners drawn to coming into or exploring the field.

Dr. Liljana Gavrilovska is a professor on the school of electric Engineering and data applied sciences of the Ss. Cyril and Methodius collage in Skopje, Macedonia. Dr. Srdjan Krco is a senior researcher on the Ericsson eire study Centre. Dr. Veljko M. Milutinovic, FIEEE, is a professor on the division of desktop Engineering of the college of Belgrade, Serbia. Dr. Ivan Stojmenovic is a professor on the institution of knowledge expertise and Engineering of the college of Ottawa, Canada. Dr. Roman Trobec is an affiliate professor on the division of communique structures of the Jožef Stefan Institute, Slovenia.

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