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Outdoor Sensornet Design and Deployment: Experiences from a Sugar Farm
April-June 2012 (vol. 11 no. 2)
pp. 82-91
Wen Hu, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation's Information andCommunication Technologies (CSIRO ICT) Centre
Tuan Dinh Le, Long and Unviersity of Techology
Peter Corke, Queensland University of Technology
Sanjay Jha, University of New South Wales

A wireless sensor network collected real-time water-quality measurements to investigate how current irrigation practices—in particular, underground water salination—affect the environment. New protocols provided high end-to-end packet delivery rates in the hostile deployment environment.

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Index Terms:
wireless sensor network, data reliability, water-quality monitoring, real-time experimentation
Wen Hu, Tuan Dinh Le, Peter Corke, Sanjay Jha, "Outdoor Sensornet Design and Deployment: Experiences from a Sugar Farm," IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 82-91, April-June 2012, doi:10.1109/MPRV.2010.70
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