# Advances and Open Problems in Backscatter Networking

title={Advances and Open Problems in Backscatter Networking},
author={Vamsi Talla and Joshua R. Smith and Shyamnath Gollakota},
journal={GetMobile: Mobile Computing and Communications},
year={2020},
volume={24},
pages={32 - 38}
}
• Published 6 November 2020
• Computer Science, Mathematics, Environmental Science
• GetMobile: Mobile Computing and Communications
Despite significant research in backscatter communication over the past decade, key technical open problems remain underexplored. Here, we first systematically lay out the design space for backscatter networking and identify applications that make backscatter an attractive communication primitive. We then identify 10 research problems that remain to be solved in backscatter networking. These open problems span across the network stack to include circuits, embedded systems, physical layer, MAC…
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