Novel Deployment Schemes for Mobile Sensor Networks
AbstractVirtual Force Algorithm (VFA) is becoming a main solution to area coverage forhomogeneous wireless sensor networks with random distribution of mobile sensor nodes.Consider the factors of the convergence, the boundary in Region Of Interest (ROI), effec-tive distance of acting force and useless moving, etc, VFA is improved to overcome the aboveproblems. Furthermore, an expression of exponential function for the relationship of vir-tual force is proposed to converge rapidly. Extensive simulation results indicate that theseimproved VFA get better performance in coverage rate, moving energy consumption, conver-gence etc. than original VFA. View Full-Text
Share & Cite This Article
Chen, J.; Li, S.; Sun, Y. Novel Deployment Schemes for Mobile Sensor Networks. Sensors 2007, 7, 2907-2919.
Chen J, Li S, Sun Y. Novel Deployment Schemes for Mobile Sensor Networks. Sensors. 2007; 7(11):2907-2919.Chicago/Turabian Style
Chen, Jiming; Li, Shijian; Sun, Youxian. 2007. "Novel Deployment Schemes for Mobile Sensor Networks." Sensors 7, no. 11: 2907-2919.