Course Name: 

Wireless Sensor Networks (IT820)


M.Tech (IT)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Introduction to wireless communication networks and wireless sensor networks, Network architecture and design principles, MAC and Link-layer protocols, Topology control in WSN, Routing protocols, information aggregation, information storage and query, localization, Security issues, Recent trends: multimedia sensor networks etc.


Wireless Sensor Networks: An Information Processing Approach by F. Zhao and L. Guibas, Elsevier/Morgan-Kaufmann, 2004
William Stallings, Wireless Communications and Networks, Prentice Hall, 2004.
P.Nicopolitidis, M.S.Obaidat, G.I. Papadimitria, A.S. Pomportsis, Wireless Networks, John Wiley & Sons, 2003.
K. Pahlavan, P. Krishnamoorthy, Principles of Wireless Networks, - A united approach - Pearson Education, 2002.


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