IJIS  Vol.2 No.4 A , October 2012
Clustering Network Topology Control Method Based on Responsibility Transmission
The topology control is an effective approach which can improve the quality of wireless sensor network at all sides. Through studying the mechanism of sensor network data transmission, the nature of data transmission in wireless sensor network is concluded as a kind of responsibility transmission. By redefining the responsibility and availability of nodes, the strategy for cluster head selection is studied, the responsibility and availability is determined by the combination of the residual energy, location and current flow of nodes. Based on the above, new clustering network topology control algorithm based on responsibility transmission CNTCABRT and hierarchical multi-hop CNTCABRT is presented in this paper, whose algorithm structure is along the famous LEACH algorithm. Experimental result demonstrates its promising performance over the famous LEACH algorithm in the cluster head selection, the size of cluster, the deployment of nodes and the lifetime of nodes, and several innovative conclusions are proposed finally.

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Z. Li, P. Li, X. Yin and K. Cui, "Clustering Network Topology Control Method Based on Responsibility Transmission," International Journal of Intelligence Science, Vol. 2 No. 4, 2012, pp. 128-134. doi: 10.4236/ijis.2012.224017.
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