EOATR: Energy efficient object tracking by auto adjusting transmission range in wireless sensor network

S. H. Chauhdary, A. K. Bashir, S. C. Shah, Myong Soon Park

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Abstract

In this study, we develop EOATR mechanism to track objects by auto adjusting the transmission range of sensors according to the speed of object. The proposed method not only increases the tacking accuracy but also decrease the energy consumption by reducing the number of nodes that participate. Through whole tracking process and minimizing the communication cost, thus can enhance the lifetime of the whole sensor networks. The simulation result shows that our proposed method achieves lower energy consumption and precise object tacking over exciting solutions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4247-4252
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Applied Sciences
Volume9
Issue number24
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Dec 28

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Keywords

  • Energy efficient
  • In-network communication
  • Object tracking
  • Transmission range
  • Wireless sensor network

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General

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