Universal Large Scale Sensor Network

  • Jakob Schaerer
  • Severin Zumbrunn
  • Torsten BraunEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 778)


We developed a sensor node to support inter-node distances of up to 1 km, low-power consumption and low cost hardware. The design is modular and application specific sensors can be attached. It provides a flexible solution to a wide range of applications. An optimized MAC and routing layer (based on RPL and Trickle) supports interoperability among heterogeneous networks and low energy consumption over long distance transmissions of up to 1 km.


Long-range wireless sensor networks Internet of Things Medium access control Routing Low power consumption 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jakob Schaerer
    • 1
  • Severin Zumbrunn
    • 1
  • Torsten Braun
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Communication and Distributed Systems, Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of BernBernSwitzerland

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