From Conventional Wireless Sensor Networks to Smart Grids (Special Issue)

Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) have received significant attention in the past ten years and have found a variety of applications in environmental monitoring, precision agriculture, and human health monitoring, among others. Particularly, WSNs are expected to lie at the heart of the emerging generation of the power grid, known as the smart grid. Essentially, a smart grid is an electrical grid that is characterized by its cyber-physical nature which integrates communication, computation, and ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Event type: 
Publication
Event date: 
Friday, June 14, 2013
Abstract due date: 
Friday, March 15, 2013
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