A Framework for a User Friendly Wireless Sensor Network Configuration System

  • Julia C. Lee
  • Lawrence J. Henschen
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 174)


Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are being embedded into the fabric of our everyday lives. But there design still requires expertise in computer science and engineering in addition to the expertise for the application to which the WSNs are directed, and this slows the progress towards WSN solutions to important modern-day problems. We outline a system which may ultimately allow designers with little or no computer background to design WSNs. The system is based on a well-crafted user interface combined with a knowledge base about WSN hardware and software.


Sensor Network Sensor Node Wireless Sensor Network Wireless Sensor Network Application Sensor Network Application 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julia C. Lee
    • 1
  • Lawrence J. Henschen
    • 1
  1. 1.Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSA

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