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Location-Independent Key Distribution for Sensor Network Using Regular Graph

  • Monjul Saikia
  • Md. Anwar Hussain
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 710)

Abstract

Regular graph is the type of graph whose degree of all vertices are same, and this property makes it very useful in design of key distribution algorithm. Keys in wireless sensor node need to be evenly distributed for efficient storage and good connectivity. In the past various methods have been proposed to overcome the problem of key predistribution for wireless sensor network. Among these, the balanced incomplete block design technique from the theory of combinatorics provides a meaningful enhancement in key predistribution. Also various improvements have been done over this technique for especial arrangement of sensor network. Here, we use Paley graph a class of regular graph to model our key distribution in a location-independent sensor environment, where locations of sensor nodes are assumed to be unknown prior to deployment or key distribution. Experiments were performed and presented here.

Keywords

Location-independent KPS Wireless sensor network Graph Strongly regular graph 

Notes

Acknowledgements

We acknowledge all faculty members from Department of ECE, NERIST who provided insight and expertise that greatly assisted the research and greatly improved the manuscript. We also acknowledge the suggestions in improving the manuscript from faculty members of Computer Science Department, NERIST.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of CSENorth Eastern Regional Institute of Science and TechnologyNurjuliIndia
  2. 2.Department of ECENorth Eastern Regional Institute of Science and TechnologyNurjuliIndia

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