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Springbrook : Challenges in developing a long-term, rainforest wireless sensor network

Wark, Tim, Hu, Wen, Corke, Peter, Hodge, Jonathan, Keto, Aila, Mackey, Ben, Foley, Glenn, Sikka, Pavan, & Brunig, Michael (2009) Springbrook : Challenges in developing a long-term, rainforest wireless sensor network. In Proceedings International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP 2008), Four points by Sheraton Hotel, Sydney, New South Wales, pp. 599-604.

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Abstract

We describe the design, development and learnings from the first phase of a rainforest ecological sensor network at Springbrook - part of a World Heritage precinct in South East Queensland. This first phase is part of a major initiative to develop the capability to provide reliable, long-term monitoring of rainforest ecosystems. We focus in particular on our analysis around energy and communication challenges which need to be solved to allow for reliable, long-term deployments in these types of environments.

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ID Code: 33759
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: South East Queensland , rainforest wireless sensor network, rainforest ecosystems, rainforest ecological sensor network, long-term monitoring, World Heritage precinct, Springbrook
DOI: 10.1109/ISSNIP.2008.4762055
ISBN: 9781424438228
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (090600)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2008 IEEE
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Deposited On: 13 Aug 2010 11:56
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