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Resource Aware Sensor Nodes in Wireless Sensor Networks

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Wireless sensor networks are continuing to receive considerable research interest due, in part, to the range of possible applications. One of the greatest challenges facing researchers is in overcoming the limited network lifetime inherent in the small locally powered sensor nodes. In this paper, we propose IDEALS, a system to manage a wireless sensor network using a combination of information management, energy harvesting and energy monitoring, which we label resource awareness. Through this, IDEALS is able to extend the network lifetime for important messages, by controlling the degradation of the network to maximise information throughput.

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Merrett, Geoff V., Al-Hashimi, Bashir M., White, Neil M. and Harris, Nick R. (2005) Resource Aware Sensor Nodes in Wireless Sensor Networks At Sensors & their Applications XIII. 06 - 08 Sep 2005. , pp. 137-142.

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Published date: 2005
Additional Information: Event Dates: 6-8 September 2005
Venue - Dates: Sensors & their Applications XIII, 2005-09-06 - 2005-09-08
Keywords: wireless sensor networks, information content, energy harvesting, energy-aware
Organisations: Electronic & Software Systems, EEE

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Local EPrints ID: 260943
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/260943
PURE UUID: 55d73734-236f-46b1-a4aa-33e09cb18b63
ORCID for Geoff V. Merrett: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-4980-3894
ORCID for Neil M. White: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-1532-6452
ORCID for Nick R. Harris: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-4122-2219

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Date deposited: 06 Jun 2005
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:06

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Author: Geoff V. Merrett ORCID iD
Author: Neil M. White ORCID iD
Author: Nick R. Harris ORCID iD

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