Data-Centric and Cooperative MAC Protocols for Sensor Networks

Yao Win Hong, Pramod K. Varshney

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationWireless Sensor Networks
Subtitle of host publicationSignal Processing and Communications Perspectives
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages38
ISBN (Print)9780470035573
StatePublished - Oct 2 2007


  • Advanced signal processing within sensors
  • Carrier Sense Multiple Access (CSMA)
  • Collision resolution method
  • Cross-layered policies and sensor network MAC protocols
  • Data-centric MAC protocols in sensor networks
  • Medium Access Control (MAC)
  • Traditional medium access control protocols

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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Hong, Y. W., & Varshney, P. K. (2007). Data-Centric and Cooperative MAC Protocols for Sensor Networks. In Wireless Sensor Networks: Signal Processing and Communications Perspectives (pp. 311-348). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.