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A Distortion-Aware Intelligent Context Aggregation Agent for Smart Environments
May/June 2011 (vol. 26 no. 3)
pp. 42-49
Huan Chen, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Chih-Chuan Cheng, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

The proposed intelligent context-aggregation agent (ICAA) can adapt to environmental contexts and effectively suppress transmission redundancies, increasing energy effectiveness and prolonging a network's lifetime.

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2. C. Micheloni et al., "Intelligent Monitoring of Complex Environments," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 25, no. 3, 2010, pp. 12–14.
3. M.C. Vuran, O.B. Akan, and I.F. Akyildiz, "Spatio-Temporal Correlation: Theory and Applications for Wireless Sensor Networks," Computer Networks J., vol. 45, no. 3, 2004, pp. 245–259.
4. C. Liu, K. Wu, and M. Tsao, "Energy Efficient Information Collection with the ARIMA Model in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Global Telecomm. Conf. (GLOBECOM 05), vol. 5, IEEE Press, 2005, pp. 2470–2474.
5. S. Lin et al., "Online Information Compression in Sensor Networks," IEEE Int'l Conf. Comm., vol. 7, IEEE Press, 2006, pp. 3371–3376.

Index Terms:
intelligent systems, smart environments, context gathering, aggregation agent, network lifetime
Citation:
Huan Chen, Chih-Chuan Cheng, "A Distortion-Aware Intelligent Context Aggregation Agent for Smart Environments," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 42-49, May-June 2011, doi:10.1109/MIS.2010.31
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