A Unified Data-link Energy Model for Wireless Sensor Networks

@inproceedings{Zhong2004AUD,
  title={A Unified Data-link Energy Model for Wireless Sensor Networks},
  author={Lizhi C. Zhong},
  year={2004}
}
Low power consumption is the most important requirement in wireless sensor networks. Many questions arise in the design of such low-power wireless networks. How many channels are needed? Is it better to use random access or dedicated channel assignment? What is the proper data rate for the radio? When is power control effective and when should power… CONTINUE READING