DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-11723-7_1
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Christophe J. Merlin, Wendi B. Heinzelman

Abstract: Abstract. As wireless sensor networks gain in popularity, many deployments are posing new challenges due to their diverse topologies and resource constraints. Previous work has shown the advantage of adapting protocols based on current network conditions (e.g., link status, neighbor status), in order to provide the best service in data transport. Protocols can similarly benefit from adaptation based on current application conditions. In particular, if proactively informed of the status of active queries in th…

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