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Deployment Scheme in Wireless Sensor Network: A Review

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2017
Avantika Thakur, Devendra Prasad, Amit Verma

Avantika Thakur, Devendra Prasad and Amit Verma. Deployment Scheme in Wireless Sensor Network: A Review. International Journal of Computer Applications 163(5):12-15, April 2017. BibTeX

	author = {Avantika Thakur and Devendra Prasad and Amit Verma},
	title = {Deployment Scheme in Wireless Sensor Network: A Review},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {April 2017},
	volume = {163},
	number = {5},
	month = {Apr},
	year = {2017},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {12-15},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2017913521},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


Nowadays Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) being applied in many different civilian applications like vehicle tracking, habitat monitoring, forest surveillance, earthquake observation, biomedical or health care requests and building surveillance. To a large extent the efficiency of WSNs depends on the coverage provided by the deployment scheme. Different deployment demands and optimization goals are required in different environment. This study keep focus on coverage, connectivity and energy efficiency which have great impact on the performance of WSNs. Node deployment is a fundamental problem to be solved in WSNs. An appropriate node deployment scheme can reduce the issues in WSNs. Further it can extend the lifetime of WSNs by minimizing energy consumption. This paper investigated some deployment schemes, analysed and identifying their requirement.


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