Implementation of ACS-based Wireless Sensor Network Routing Algorithm using Location Information

위치 정보를 이용한 개미 집단 시스템 기반의 무선 센서 네트워크 라우팅 알고리즘 구현

  • 전혜경 (인하대학교 컴퓨터정보공학과) ;
  • 한승진 (경인여자대학교 정보미디어학부) ;
  • 정경용 (상지대학교 컴퓨터정보공학부) ;
  • 임기욱 (선문대학교 컴퓨터정보공학부) ;
  • 이정현 (인하대학교 컴퓨터정보공학과)
  • Received : 2011.03.29
  • Accepted : 2011.04.07
  • Published : 2011.06.28


One of the objectives of research on routing methods in wireless sensor networks is maximizing the energy life of sensor nodes that have limited energy. In this study, we tried to even energy use in a wireless sensor network by giving a weight to the transition probability of ACS(Ant Colony System), which is commonly used to find the optimal path, based on the amount of energy in a sensor and the distance of the sensor from the sink. The proposed method showed improvement by 46.80% on the average in energy utility in comparison with representative routing method GPSR (Greedy Perimeter Stateless Routing), and its residual energy after operation for a specific length of time was 6.7% more on the average than that in ACS.


Sensor Network;Routing;ACS;Transition Probability


Supported by : 정보통신산업진흥원


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