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Controlled SINK Mobility Clustering Protocol for Multi-Hop Wireless Sensor Network


D. Deepika, R. Prabha
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Sink mobility has been utilized in numerous schemes to prolong the lifetime of wireless sensor networks (WSNs). Among the many ways of improving the performance of a WSN in terms of crucial metrics such as its lifetime and data latency, utilizing the mobility of some of the network components has been recently observed to be among the most promising. Regardless of its numerous advantages, delivering of the data to the mobile sink is a challenging task for the limited resource sensor nodes. Sink mobility causes the dynamic network topology. Data delivery consumes more energy and it can be reduced using sink mobility. The mobility of sink causes regular updating of its location in order to deliver the data packets. Here controlled sink mobility is used for the path routing of mobile sink and the parameters like energy efficiency, control overhead, data delivery rate are simulated and compared with existing uncontrolled sink mobility.

D. Deepika, R. Prabha

Wireless Sensor Networks, Sink mobility, Data latency, Network Lifetime.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-Febuary - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-02-29 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
423-428 IJSRSET1621101   Technoscience Academy

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D. Deepika, R. Prabha, "Controlled SINK Mobility Clustering Protocol for Multi-Hop Wireless Sensor Network", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.423-428, January-Febuary-2016.
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