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A Survey on Mobility based Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Krishna K.K., Rani Augustine

Krishna K.K. and Rani Augustine. Article: A Survey on Mobility based Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks. International Journal of Computer Applications 135(5):36-38, February 2016. Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA. BibTeX

	author = {Krishna K.K. and Rani Augustine},
	title = {Article: A Survey on Mobility based Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2016},
	volume = {135},
	number = {5},
	pages = {36-38},
	month = {February},
	note = {Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA}


A wireless sensor network is consisting of multifunctional sensor nodes scattered in sensing fields. There are many routing protocols in the field wireless sensor networks. Routing protocols are use to extend the life of the wireless sensor networks with efficient data delivery. The mobility that greatly affects the performance of routing protocols in the wireless sensor networks. This paper presents review of the five mobility based routing protocols for WSNs. The mobility based protocol can improve the network lifetime of wireless sensor networks.


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Wireless sensor networks, Routing protocols, Sink mobility