Advertisement

Novel Modifications in WSN Network Design for Improved SNR and Reliability

  • Kamil Staniec
  • Grzegorz Debita
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 378)

Abstract

The chapter addresses the issue of Wireless Sensor Network planning (in fact - well applicable to any mesh network design) for achieving a network structure of minimized intra-network interference and reliability. The former feature can be attained by means of directional antennas, which - in combination with a planar topology - leads to a considerable increase in the average SNIR level. The latter feature is to provide a structure of sensor nodes resistant to single-node failures, deployed with the minimum-pathloss criterion for better radio performance.

Keywords

Wireless Sensor Network Medium Access Control Mesh Network Receive Signal Strength Indicator Directional Antenna 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. [1]
    Stojmenovič: Handbook of Sensor Networks - Algorithms and Architectures. Wiley and Sons, Ottawa (2004)Google Scholar
  2. [2]
    IEEE, IEEE Std 802.15.4-2006, Part 15.4: Wireless Medium Access Control (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications for Low-Rate Wireless Personal Area networks (WP ANs)Google Scholar
  3. [3]
    Debita, G., Staniec, K.: Reliable mesh network planning with minimization of intra-system interference. In: Proc. of Broadband Communication, Information Technology & Biomedical Applications, BROADBANDCOM 2009, Wroclaw, Poland, July 15-18, pp. 243–244 (2009)Google Scholar
  4. [4]
    Xu, W., Trappe, W., Zhang, Y.: Defending Wireless Sensor Networks from Radio Interference through Channel Adaptation. Proceedings of ACM Trans. on Sensor Network 4(4), article 18, 18.1–18.34 (2008)Google Scholar
  5. [5]
    Vakil, S., Liang, B.: Balancing cooperation and interference in wireless sensor networks. In: Proceedings of 3rd IEEE Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON), vol. 1, pp. 198–206 (2006)Google Scholar
  6. [6]
    Staniec, K., Debita, G.: Interference mitigation in WSN by means of directional antennas and duty cycle control. In: Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing; doi: 10.1002/wcm.1089 Google Scholar
  7. [7]
    Staniec, K., Debita, G.: Methodology of the wireless networks planning in mesh topology. In: Proc. Third International Conference on Dependability of Computer Systems, DepCos-RELCOMEX 2008, Szklarska Poreba, Poland, June 26-28, pp. 375–382 (2008)Google Scholar
  8. [8]
    CEPT, ERC Recommendation 70-03 Relating to the Use of Short Range Devices (SRD), Annex 1: Non-specific Short Range Devices. Version of (October 16, 2009)Google Scholar
  9. [9]
    Frank, H., Frisch, I.: Analysis and design of survivable networks. IEEE Transactions on Communication Technology 18(5), 501–518 (1970)MathSciNetCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. [10]
    Ford, L.R., Fulkerson, D.R.: Maximal flow through a network. Canadian Journal of Mathematics 8, 399–404 (1956)MathSciNetzbMATHCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kamil Staniec
    • 1
  • Grzegorz Debita
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of ElectronicsWroclaw University of TechnologyWroclawPoland

Personalised recommendations