|Module code||EKS 732|
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology|
WSN consist of individual nodes interacting with their environment by sensing or controlling physical parameters; these nodes have to collaborate (using wireless communication) to fulfil their tasks. The course can be structured in two parts: architectures covering single node and network architectures, and communication protocols focusing on algorithms and protocols relevant to wireless sensor networks. The latter include the physical layer, MAC protocols, link-layer, naming and addressing, time synchronisation, localisation and positioning, topology control, routing protocols, data-centric and content-based networking, transport layer an QoS, and advanced application support (e.g. security).
|Prerequisites||Computer networks ERN 780|
|Contact time||32 contact hours per semester|
|Language of tuition||English|
|Academic organisation||Electrical, Electronic and Com|
|Period of presentation||Semester 1 or Semester 2|
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