Evaluation of Basic Protocols for Optical Smart Dust Networks

  • Josep Díaz
  • Jordi Petit
  • Maria Serna
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2647)


In this paper we analyze empirically the performance of several protocols for a random model of sensor networks that communicate through optical links. We provide experimental evidence of the basic parameters and of the performance of the distributed protocols described and analyzed under assymptotic assumptions in [3] for relatively small random networks (1000 to 15000 sensors).


Sensor Network Operative Mote Random Model Localization Phase Basic Protocol 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Josep Díaz
    • 1
  • Jordi Petit
    • 1
  • Maria Serna
    • 1
  1. 1.Departament de Llanguatges i Sistemes InformàticsUniversitat Politècnica de CatalunyaBarcelona

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