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Study of Cluster based Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2017
Kalyan Krishna Awasthi, Arun Kumar Singh, Shailendra Tahilyani

Kalyan Krishna Awasthi, Arun Kumar Singh and Shailendra Tahilyani. Study of Cluster based Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks. International Journal of Computer Applications 163(1):39-42, April 2017. BibTeX

	author = {Kalyan Krishna Awasthi and Arun Kumar Singh and Shailendra Tahilyani},
	title = {Study of Cluster based Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {April 2017},
	volume = {163},
	number = {1},
	month = {Apr},
	year = {2017},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {39-42},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2017913456},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


Wireless sensor networks have found immense application after the advancement of wireless technology. A wireless sensor network is a combination of large number of sensing devices called sensor nodes. The communication between these sensor nodes is governed by a number of routing protocols which follow varying strategies. These protocols are extensively responsible for the performance of any wireless sensor network. This paper presents an extensive survey and study of various routing protocols based on different administrative strategies.


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WSN, Sensor node, Routing Protocols