Power Line Monitoring Data Transmission Using Wireless Sensor Network


The WSN used in power line monitoring is long chain structure, and the bottleneck near the Sink node is more obvious. In view of this, A Sink nodes’ cooperation mechanism is presented. The Sink nodes from different WSNs are adjacently deployed. Adopting multimode and spatial multiplexing network technology, the network is constructed into multi-mode-level to achieve different levels of data streaming. The network loads are shunted and the network resources are rationally utilized. Through the multi-sink nodes cooperation, the bottlenecks at the Sink node and its near several jump nodes are solved and process the competition of communication between nodes by channel adjustment. Finally, the paper analyzed the method and provided simulation experiment results. Simulation results show that the method can solve the funnel effect of the sink node, and get a good QoS.

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Li, L. and Zhao, H. (2015) Power Line Monitoring Data Transmission Using Wireless Sensor Network. Journal of Power and Energy Engineering, 3, 83-88. doi: 10.4236/jpee.2015.38008.

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