Priority Enabled Distance-energy based Routing Algorithm for UWSN

C. P. Gupta, Mayank Bisht, Arun Kumar


Underwater Sensor Networks (UWSNs) are being deployed for range of applications like collection of oceanic data for research, military surveillance, disaster prevention, underwater exploration etc. Characteristics such as use of acoustic signal for communication, 3D deployment, and higher losses make routing in UWSNs different from terrestrial sensor networks. In this paper, we present a location aware routing algorithm based on routing factor (Rf); a function of distance and energy. In our proposed algorithm, forwarding node is selected by sender amongst its neighbors depending on their distance from destination node and residual energy. To consider energy with distance, Energy scale value (Es) is used as a scaling range. Priority packets are also used for quick delivery of packets. Simulation results show improved performance of our routing algorithm in terms of network lifetime and end to end delay.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

P. Gupta C., Bisht M. and Kumar A. (2014). Priority Enabled Distance-energy based Routing Algorithm for UWSN . In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Sensor Networks - Volume 1: SENSORNETS, ISBN 978-989-758-001-7, pages 133-138. DOI: 10.5220/0004759001330138

in Bibtex Style

author={C. P. Gupta and Mayank Bisht and Arun Kumar},
title={Priority Enabled Distance-energy based Routing Algorithm for UWSN},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Sensor Networks - Volume 1: SENSORNETS,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Sensor Networks - Volume 1: SENSORNETS,
TI - Priority Enabled Distance-energy based Routing Algorithm for UWSN
SN - 978-989-758-001-7
AU - P. Gupta C.
AU - Bisht M.
AU - Kumar A.
PY - 2014
SP - 133
EP - 138
DO - 10.5220/0004759001330138