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An Energy Awareness Congestion Control Scheme based on Genetic Algorithms in Wireless Sensor Networks

무선 센서 네트워크에서의 유전자 알고리즘 기반의 에너지 인식 트래픽 분산 기법

  • Received : 2011.04.26
  • Accepted : 2011.05.24
  • Published : 2011.07.28

Abstract

For energy-efficiency in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs), when a sensor node detects events, the sensing period for collecting the detailed information is likely to be short. The lifetime of WSNs decreases because communication modules are used excessively on a specific sensor node. To solve this problem, the TARP decentralized network packets to neighbor nodes. It considered the average data transmission rate as well as the data distribution. However, since the existing scheme did not consider the energy consumption of a node in WSNs, its network lifetime is reduced. The proposed scheme considers the remaining amount of energy and the transmission rate on a single node in fitness evaluation. Since the proposed scheme performs an efficient congestion control it extends the network lifetime. The simulation result shows that our scheme enhances the data fairness and improves the network lifetime by about 27% on average over the existing scheme.

Keywords

Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs);Genetic Algorithm;Congestion Control

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 한국연구재단

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