Table of contents for Protocols and architectures for wireless sensor networks / Holger Karl, Andreas Willig.
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List of Abbreviations.
A guide to the book.
1.1_ The vision of Ambient Intelligence.
1.3__Types of applications.
1.4__Challenges for WSNs.
1.5__Why are sensor networks different?
PART I: ARCHITECTURES.
2._ Single node architecture.
2.2__Energy consumption of sensor nodes.
2.3__Operating systems and execution environments.
2.4__Some examples of sensor nodes.
3.1__Sensor network scenarios.
3.2__Optimization goals & figures of merit.
3.3__Design principles for WSNs.
3.4__Service interfaces of WSNs.
PART II: COMMUNICATION PROTOCOLS._
4._ Physical Layer.
4.2__Wireless channel and communication fundamentals.
4.3__Physical layer & transceiver design considerations in WSNs.
5.__MAC Protocols 133
5.1__Fundamentals of (wireless) MAC protocols.
5.2__Low duty cycle protocols and wakeup concepts.
5.5__The IEEE 802.15.4 MAC protocol.
5.6__How about IEEE 802.11 and Bluetooth?
5.7_ Further reading.
6. _Link Layer Protocols.
6.1_ Fundamentals: Tasks and requirements.
6.4_ Link management.
7.__Naming and Addressing.
7.2__Address and name management in wireless sensor networks.
7.3__Assignment of MAC addresses.
7.4__Distributed assignment of locally unique addresses.
7.5__Content-based and geographic addressing.
8.1__Introduction to the time synchronization problem.
8.2_ Protocols based on sender/receiver synchronization.
8.3__Protocols based on receiver/receiver synchronization.
9._ Localization and Positioning.
9.1__Properties of positioning.
9.2_ Possible approaches.
9.3__Mathematical basics for the lateration problem.
9.5__Positioning in multi-hop environments.
9.6__Impact of anchor placement.
10.__Topology control 295
10.1_ Motivation and basic ideas.
10.2_ Flat network topologies.
10.3_ Hierarchical networks by dominating sets.
10.4__Hierarchical networks by clustering.
10.5_ Combining hierarchical topologies and power control.
10.6_ Adaptive node activity.
11._ Routing protocols.
11.1_ The many faces of forwarding and routing.
11.2_ Gossiping and agent-based unicast forwarding.
11.4_ Broadcast and multicast.
11.5_ Geographic routing.
11.6_ Mobile nodes.
12.__Data-centric and content-based networking 395.
12.2_ Data-centric routing.
12.3_ Data aggregation.
12.4_ Data-centric storage.
13. _Transport Layer and Quality of Service.
13.1_ The transport layer and QoS in wireless sensor networks.
13.2_ Coverage and deployment.
13.3_ Reliable data transport.
13.5_ Block delivery.
13.6_ Congestion control and rate control.
14.__Advanced application support.
14.1_ Advanced in-network processing.
14.3_ Application-specific support.
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