low power sensor network applications

Radio-triggered wake-ups with addressing capabilities for extremely low power sensor network applications

FREE-DOWNLOADJ Ansari, D Pankin… – International Journal of Wireless …, 2009
Abstract Sensor network applications are generally characterized by long idle durations and
intermittent communication patterns. The traffic loads are typically so low that overall idle duration
energy consumption domi- nates. Low duty cycle MAC protocols are used in order to