Taking Cooperative Decisions in Group-Based Wireless Sensor Networks
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- Garcia M., Lloret J., Sendra S., Rodrigues J.J.P.C. (2011) Taking Cooperative Decisions in Group-Based Wireless Sensor Networks. In: Luo Y. (eds) Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering. CDVE 2011. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 6874. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
Several studies have demonstrated that communications are more efficient when cooperative group-based architectures are used in wireless sensor networks (WSN). This type of architecture allows increasing sensor nodes’ lifetime by decreasing the number of messages in network. But, the main gap is to know how to take cooperative decisions in order to make the right communication. In this paper, we analyze the main aspects related to collaborative decisions in WSNs. A mathematical analysis will be presented in order to take the correct decision. Finally, the simulations will show the efficiency of the method used to make cooperative decisions in WSNs.
Keywordscooperative decisions cooperative WSN group-based WSN
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