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Challenges and Constraints
Principal options and difficulties
Requirements for energy- efficient MAC protocols
Wireless LAN: Motivation
Difference Between Wired and Wireless
Wireless Sensor Networks
Interference / Collisions
Hidden Terminal Problem
Wireless Problems
Solution: CSMA/CA: Collision Avoidance
Exposed Terminal Problem
Main options
Previous Works
Collision-based MAC Protocols
Centralized medium access
Schedule-vs. contention-based MACs
Slot-based Protocols
Example
TDMA Protocols
Overview
Distributed, contention-based MAC
Main options to shut up senders
Link layer tasks in general
Error control
Backward error control –ARQ
Standard ARQ protocols
How to use acknowledgements
When to retransmit
Forward error control
Block-coded FEC
Popular block codes
Convolutional codes
Comparison: FEC vs. ARQ
Power control on a link level
Frame, packet size
Dynamically adapt frame length
Link management
Link quality characteristics
Link quality estimation
Conclusion
Characteristics of an LR-WPAN
Star Topology
Peer-to-peer Topology
Cluster Tree Topology
Unlicensed Frequency Bands
Related Technologies
What is ZigBee?
ZigBee
Zigbee Layers
IEEE 802.15.4 PHY
The Network Layer
Device Associations
Network Topologies
ZigBee Tree
Routing
Tree-based Routing
Route Discovery
The Application Layer
ZigBee Applications
Application Profiles
Example Profiles
ZigBee Vendors
Typical ZigBee Device
ZigBee vs. Bluetooth
Conclusions
Energy Efficiency
Requirements for Sensor Networks
Reasons of Energy Waste
Energy Saving Methods
MAC Layer Approaches
S-MAC, T-MAC and DS-MAC
Case Study: S-MAC
S-MAC
Coordinated Sleeping
Scheduling
Timeout MAC (T-MAC)
S-MAC and T-MAC
Data and Signaling Channel
Energy Saving Methodes
Direction-based topology control
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