Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems

5th IEEE International Conference, DCOSS 2009, Marina del Rey, CA, USA, June 8-10, 2009. Proceedings

  • Bhaskar Krishnamachari
  • Subhash Suri
  • Wendi Heinzelman
  • Urbashi Mitra
Conference proceedings DCOSS 2009

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-02085-8

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5516)

Table of contents (26 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Speed Dating Despite Jammers
    Dominic Meier, Yvonne Anne Pignolet, Stefan Schmid, Roger Wattenhofer
    Pages 1-14
  3. Fast Self-stabilization for Gradients
    Jacob Beal, Jonathan Bachrach, Dan Vickery, Mark Tobenkin
    Pages 15-27
  4. Detection and Localization Sensor Assignment with Exact and Fuzzy Locations
    Hosam Rowaihy, Matthew P. Johnson, Diego Pizzocaro, Amotz Bar-Noy, Lance Kaplan, Thomas La Porta et al.
    Pages 28-43
  5. Minimum Variance Energy Allocation for a Solar-Powered Sensor System
    Dong Kun Noh, Lili Wang, Yong Yang, Hieu Khac Le, Tarek Abdelzaher
    Pages 44-57
  6. Mote-Based Online Anomaly Detection Using Echo State Networks
    Marcus Chang, Andreas Terzis, Philippe Bonnet
    Pages 72-86
  7. Adaptive In-Network Processing for Bandwidth and Energy Constrained Mission-Oriented Multi-hop Wireless Networks
    Sharanya Eswaran, Matthew Johnson, Archan Misra, Thomas La Porta
    Pages 87-102
  8. Finding Symbolic Bug Patterns in Sensor Networks
    Mohammad Maifi Hasan Khan, Tarek Abdelzaher, Jiawei Han, Hossein Ahmadi
    Pages 131-144
  9. Distributed Continuous Action Recognition Using a Hidden Markov Model in Body Sensor Networks
    Eric Guenterberg, Hassan Ghasemzadeh, Vitali Loseu, Roozbeh Jafari
    Pages 145-158
  10. Online Coding for Reliable Data Transfer in Lossy Wireless Sensor Networks
    Anthony D. Wood, John A. Stankovic
    Pages 159-172
  11. Energy Adaptive Sensor Scheduling for Noisy Sensor Measurements
    Suhinthan Maheswararajah, Siddeswara Mayura Guru, Yanfeng Shu, Saman Halgamuge
    Pages 187-200
  12. Route in Mobile WSN and Get Self-deployment for Free
    Kévin Huguenin, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Eric Fleury
    Pages 201-215
  13. A Sensor Network System for Measuring Traffic in Short-Term Construction Work Zones
    Manohar Bathula, Mehrdad Ramezanali, Ishu Pradhan, Nilesh Patel, Joe Gotschall, Nigamanth Sridhar
    Pages 216-230
  14. Cheap or Flexible Sensor Coverage
    Amotz Bar-Noy, Theodore Brown, Matthew P. Johnson, Ou Liu
    Pages 245-258
  15. MCP: An Energy-Efficient Code Distribution Protocol for Multi-Application WSNs
    Weijia Li, Youtao Zhang, Bruce Childers
    Pages 259-272

About these proceedings


The book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems, DCOSS 2009, held in Marina del Rey, CA, USA, in June 2009.

The 26 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 116 submissions. The research contributions in this proceedings span many aspects of sensor systems, including energy efficient mechanisms, tracking and surveillance, activity recognition, simulation, query optimization, network coding, localization, application development, data and code dissemination.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Bhaskar Krishnamachari
    • 1
  • Subhash Suri
    • 2
  • Wendi Heinzelman
    • 3
  • Urbashi Mitra
    • 1
  1. 1.Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of CaliforniaSanta BarbaraUSA
  3. 3.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of RochesterRochesterUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-02084-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-02085-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349