Preface.- On Enhancing Fault Tolerance of Virtual Backbone in a Wireless Sensor Network with Unidirectional Links (R. Tiwari, M.T. Thai).- Constrained Node Placement and Assignment in Mobile Backbone Networks (E.M. Craparo).- Canonical Dual Solutions to Sum of Fourth-Order Polynomials Minimization Problems with Applications to Sensor Network Localization (D.Y. Gao, N. Ruan, P.M. Pardalos).- Optimal Estimation of Multidimensional Data with Limited Measurements (W. MacKunis, J. W. Curtis, P.E.K. Berg-Yuen).- Informational Patterns in Discrete-Time Linear-Quadratic Dynamic Games (M. Pachter, K.D. Pham).- The Design of Dynamical Inquiring Systems: A Certainty Equivalent Formalization (L. Di Giacomo, G. Patrizi).- Sensors in Transportation and Logistics Networks (C. Vogiatzis).- Study of Mobile Mixed Sensing Networks in an Automotive Context (A. Chakravarthy, K. Song, J. Peraire, E. Feron).- Navigation in Difficult Environments: Multi-Sensor Fusion Techniques (A. Soloviev, M. M. Miller).- A Spectral Clustering Approach for Modeling Connectivity Patterns in Electroencephalogram Sensor Networks (P. Xanthopoulos, A. Arulselvan, P. M. Pardalos.).
The objective of this book is to advance the current knowledge of sensor research particularly highlighting recent advances, current work, and future needs. The goal is to share current technologies and steer future efforts in directions that will benefit the majority of researchers and practitioners working in this broad field of study.
Includes state-of-the-art research articles in sensor networks and its applicationsHighlights recent advances, current working developments in the field, and future directionsProvides interdisciplinary problems and real-world applications in environmental monitoring, military surveillance, computational neuroscience, seismic detection, and many more