Dragon Star Lecture

Wireless Sensor Networks

Instructor: Prof. Chenyang Lu, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis

Dates: May 26-30, 2008

Location and host: University of Science and Technology of China

Wireless sensor networks are pervasive computing systems consisting of smart sensors embedded in physical environments. Wireless sensor networks provide a basis for new computing paradigms that challenges many classical approaches to distributed computing and networking. This course will the state of the art of of wireless sensor networks. Main topics include: operating systems, programming, middleware, network protocols and architecture, and support for real-time and mobile applications. See schedule and reading list for more information. The lectures will be given in English.

Prerequisite: Undergraduate-level courses on operating systems and networks.


Reading list


Last updated on 05/08/2008