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Energy Efficiency with Computational Topology and Routing in Wireless Sensors Networks

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2014 by IJCA Journal
Volume 89 - Number 12
Year of Publication: 2014
Fahad Mohammed Bahazaq
Vijey Thayananthan

Fahad Mohammed Bahazaq and Vijey Thayananthan. Article: Energy Efficiency with Computational Topology and Routing in Wireless Sensors Networks. International Journal of Computer Applications 89(12):37-42, March 2014. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Fahad Mohammed Bahazaq and Vijey Thayananthan},
	title = {Article: Energy Efficiency with Computational Topology and Routing in Wireless Sensors Networks},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2014},
	volume = {89},
	number = {12},
	pages = {37-42},
	month = {March},
	note = {Full text available}


Computational topology and routing are the major area where energy is needed to activate a number of functions integrated in wireless sensor network. In this research, reducing energy consumption and increasing energy efficiency (EE) are the main aims when specific algorithm of routing protocol and topology are employed in WSN. In order to solve the main points through this research, we studied the novelties of the routing protocols based on ant colony optimization (ACO). In these studies, accurate distance between the sensor nodes based on the specific topology is also analyzed. From these approaches EE can be enhanced in future WSNs which have either 2D or 3D topologies.


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