Energy-Efficient Backbones and Broadcasting in Sensor and Actuator Networks

Hai LIU*, Amiya Nayak, Ivan Stojmenovic

*Corresponding author for this work

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This chapter contains sections titled: Backbones Grid Partitioning-Based Backbones Clustering-Based Backbones Connected Dominating Sets as Backbones Overview of Broadcasting Techniques Physical Layer-Based Flooding, Neighbor Detection and Route Discovery Parameterless Broadcasting for Delay Tolerant-Networks Backbones and Broadcasting in Sensor-Actuator Networks RNG and LMST Minimal Energy Broadcasting References

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWireless Sensor and Actuator Networks
Subtitle of host publicationAlgorithms and Protocols for Scalable Coordination and Data Communication
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd.
Number of pages42
ISBN (Print)9780470170823
Publication statusPublished - 16 Jun 2010

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Engineering(all)

User-Defined Keywords

  • Broadcasting protocols - relay node choosing way, sender-based protocols and receiver-based protocols
  • Energy-efficient backbones and sensor and actuator network broadcasting
  • Multipoint relay-based broadcasting - better performance in terms of rebroadcast savings


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