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Emerging Communication Technologies Based on Wireless Sensor Networks

Current Research and Future Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Mubashir Husain Rehmani, Al-Sakib Khan Pathan

CRC Press

424 pages

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Emerging Communication Technologies Based on Wireless Sensor Networks: Current Research and Future Applications fills a gap in the existing literature by combining a plethora of WSN-based emerging technologies into a single source so that researchers can form opinions regarding these technologies. It presents different types of emerging communicati

Table of Contents

OVERVIEW OF WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS. Role of Wireless Sensor Network in Emerging Communication Technologies: A Review. A Review on Renewable Energy Sources, Battery Replenishment Strategies, and Application-Specific Energy Challenges of Wireless Sensor Networks. WIRELESS BODY AREA NETWORKS. Wearable Wireless Sensor Networks: Applications, Standards, and Research Trends. Revisiting Routing in Wireless Body Area Networks. Thermal-Aware Communication Protocols for Body Sensor Networks. WSNs IN EMERGING COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES. Electromagnetic Wireless Nanoscale Sensor Networks. Evolution of Wireless Sensor Networks toward Internet of Things. Wireless Sensor Network Management Using Satellite Communication Technologies. Use of Wireless Sensor Networks in Smart Homes. Realizing Cognitive Radio Technology for Wireless Sensor Networks. WSNs PROTOCOLS AND ALGORITHMS. Energy-Efficient Data Collection Techniques in Wireless Sensor Networks. A Pairwise Key Distribution Mechanism and Distributed Trust Evaluation Model for Secure Data Aggregation in Mobile Sensor Networks. Distributed Data Gathering Algorithms for Mobile Sensor Networks. Sensor Proxy Mobile IPv6: A Novel Scheme for Mobility-Supported IP-WSN.

About the Editors

Mubashir Husain Rehmani is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Wah Cantonment, Pakistan. He earned his PhD degree from Universite of Pierre et Marie Curie (Sorbonne Universites), Paris, France, in 2011. Dr. Rehmani is an editor of IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials and an associate editor of IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE Access, Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Elsevier) and Wireless Networks (Springer). He also is serving as a guest editor of Ad Hoc Networks (Elsevier), FGCS (Elsevier), IEEE Access, and Pervasive and Mobile Computing (Elsevier).

Al-Sakib Khan Pathan earned his PhD degree in computer engineering in 2009 from Kyung Hee University, South Korea, and his BSc degree in computer science and information technology from the Islamic University of Technology (IUT), Bangladesh, in 2003. He is currently a faculty member (at large) at the Faculty of Computer and Information Systems at Islamic University in Madinah, Madinahal-Munawwarah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and a visiting faculty at University of Asia Pacific, Bangladesh. From August 2010 to July 2015, he served as anassistant professor in the Computer Science Department at the International Islamic UniversityMalaysia (IIUM), Malaysia.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Networking / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mobile & Wireless Communications