Wooguil Pak

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—In this paper, we propose a new centralized routing protocol named WRP that aims at maximizing the network lifetime. In WRP, the sink node is assumed to be with more capabilities and basically collects each node's estimated wakeup time. This enables the sink node to estimate the wakeup times of all sensor nodes even if some of them are multi-hops away from(More)
—In a wireless sensor network, the routing control overhead is prohibitive because mostly many nodes are involved in routing. To overcome the overhead problem, tier based anycast protocol was proposed in [1]. However, it has a shortcoming of using much more energy compared to other competitors of deterministic routing protocols in transmitting data packets(More)
To support various services in the current Internet, QoS routing was proposed. QoS routing finds a path to meet the requested QoS specification for a user, reserves network resource, thereby guaranteeing the QoS for the user. Many works have been done for QoS routing in an autonomous system (AS) to make it feasible in large networks. For a large network,(More)
—Policy lookup is a very essential function in packet forwarding and network security. As it is becoming a main cause of bottleneck in many network systems, this letter introduces a new policy lookup algorithm called FRFC (Fast table building for Recursive Flow Classification). Although it is based on RFC which shows the best policy lookup speed but the(More)
Keywords: Wireless sensor network Routing protocol Ultra low duty cycle Network lifetime Multi-hop wakeup time estimation a b s t r a c t Although various medium access control (MAC) and routing protocols have been designed for WSNs (wireless sensor networks) to extend the network lifetime, their performances are significantly aggravated under extremely low(More)
In wireless sensor networks, the routing control overhead could be large because multiple relays are involved in the routing operation. In order to mitigate this problem, a promising solution is to use tier-based anycast protocols. The main shortcoming of these protocols is that they can consume a much greater amount of energy as compared with other(More)