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Implementation and Performance Evaluation of nanoMAC: A Low-Power MAC Solution for High Density Wireless Sensor Networks

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4 Author(s)
Ansari, J. ; Department of Wireless Networks, RWTH Aachen University, Kackertstrasse 9, D-52072 Aachen, Germany. Email: ; Riihijarvi, J. ; Mahonen, P. ; Haapola, J.

This paper describes the implementation architecture and performance analysis of nanoMAC, a CSMA/CA based medium access control protocol, which is specifically designed for high density wireless sensor networks. We empirically show that nanoMAC performs with high reliability in a variety of network traffic conditions in single and multihop scenarios. For energy efficient operation and minimizing idle-overhearing, nanoMAC uses a specialized sleep algorithmWe also show results from a comparative study of nanoMAC with B-MAC in terms of performance measures.

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Communications, 2006. ICC '06. IEEE International Conference on  (Volume:8 )

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June 2006

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