TITLE

A Cluster-based Routing Algorithm for WSN based on Residual Energy of the Nodes

AUTHOR(S)
Das, Supriya; Bala, P. Shanthi
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
International Journal of Computer Applications;Jul2013, Vol. 74 Issue 1-21, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Wireless sensor networks can be said as the latest development or improvement in the field of wireless communication. However the advantages of the WSN become limited due to the limited resources, especially low-capacity battery of the sensor nodes. Thus, energy aware routing is an important issue for prolonging the lifetime of the WSN. Among all the basic routing protocols based on the network structure, clustering algorithms have been the much researched upon because of their scalable and energy efficient nature. In this paper, a clustering routing algorithm has been proposed to increase the sensor network lifetime by choosing the cluster heads based on their residual energy and the distance between the cluster members and corresponding cluster heads.
ACCESSION #
89863799

 

Related Articles

  • An Density-based Energy-efficient Routing Algorithm in Wireless Sensor Networks Using Game Theory. Zhanyang Xu; Yue Yin; Jin Wang // International Journal of Future Generation Communication & Netwo;Dec2012, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p99 

    Clustering is an efficient technique that is widely adopted in wireless sensor networks. It divides network into clusters and let cluster heads be responsible for forwarding aggregated data to the sink. With energy efficiency in account, the conflict between an individual node and the entire...

  • A Survey on Cluster-based Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks. Nokhanji, Nooshin; Hanapi, Zurina Mohd // Journal of Applied Sciences;2014, Vol. 14 Issue 18, p2011 

    In recent years, Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) have become interesting for a wide range of applications and a hot research area. Cluster-based routing protocols are more adequate for WSN among different types of routing protocols due to the higher energy utilization rate and being more...

  • Remote Monitoring System for Rainfall Measurement Based On WSN. Patil, P. D.; Kamat, D. K. // International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p268 

    In the last few years, Wireless Sensor Networks have gained a lot of interest in the research field. WSNs consist of small nodes with sensing, computation, and wireless communications capabilities. Wireless Sensor Networks have inherent and unique characteristics rather than traditional...

  • Distance-based Stable Election Protocol (DB-SEP) for Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Network. Benkirane, Said; Benihssane, Abderrahim; Lahcen Hasnaoui, M.; Laghdir, Mohamed // International Journal of Computer Applications;11/15/2012, Vol. 58, p9 

    Preserving the consumed energy of each node for increasing the network lifetime is an important goal that must be considered when developing a routing protocol for wireless sensor networks. The main objective of cluster-based routing protocol is to efficiently maintain the energy consumption of...

  • Energy Efficient Approach for ConverSS: Routing Protocol for Wireless Networks. Koparde, Snehal J.; Nandgaonkar, Anil B.; Netak, Laxman D. // International Journal of Computer Applications;6/15/2012, Vol. 48, p19 

    Recently Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) are a very promising research field since they find application in many different areas. In applications involving networks of sensorequipped autonomous vehicles, it is crucial to have an energyefficient communication protocol due to the limited on-board...

  • A Survey of Power-Efficient Gathering of Sensor Information System Based Routing Protocols of Wireless Sensor Networks. Hussaini, Muktar; Anwar, Farhat; Hassan, Aisha // Sensors & Transducers (1726-5479);Jul2012, Vol. 142 Issue 7, p10 

    Energy consumption has to be considered when developing energy-efficient routing algorithms, which has been a challenging issue in the field of WSNs. The idea of LEACH is dynamic clustering that brings extra overhead, such as head changes and advertisements, which may diminish the gain in energy...

  • Comparative Analysis of Energy-efficient Cluster-based Routing Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks. Kumar, Naveen V.; Prabha, Santhi I. // Sensors & Transducers (1726-5479);Jul2012, Vol. 142 Issue 7, p23 

    Wireless sensor networks continue to get tremendous popularity, as evidenced by the increasing number of applications. Sophistication of wireless communications had enabled the development of low-cost, low-power wireless sensor networks (WSNs) with wide applicability, including environment and...

  • A Game Theory-Based Obstacle Avoidance Routing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks. Xin Guan; Huayang Wu; Shujun Bi // Sensors (14248220);2011, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p9327 

    The obstacle avoidance problem in geographic forwarding is an important issue for location-based routing in wireless sensor networks. The presence of an obstacle leads to several geographic routing problems such as excessive energy consumption and data congestion. Obstacles are hard to avoid in...

  • A New Clustering Routing Algorithm of Wireless Sensor Network. Chen Li-Qiang // Advanced Materials Research;2014, Vol. 986-987, p2095 

    In wireless sensor network, node's energy is limited. The energy consumption of transmission a bit is larger than that of handle a bit. If it adopt effective routing algorithm, it can greatly improve the energy efficiency of wireless sensor network. In order to improve the energy efficiency of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics