Using Distance-Based Outlier Detection Method to Handle the Abnormal Gateway in WSN

  • Wei Su
  • Jingqi Fu
  • Haikuan Wang
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 324)


The gateway of wireless sensor network (WSN) plays a key role in the network system. Its stability and reliability is very important to the WSN. The abnormal of gateway will make the network sequence disorder. The node can’t report its data to the gateway, and it will need much more power consumption. In this paper, we propose a star topology network and the redundant node can monitor the node data and realize the gateway working status detection. We establish the relevant mathematical model based on the distance-based outlier detection method (DBODM) to analysis the gateway. When the deviation value is more than a certain threshold, the redundant node changes the nodes’ working patterns through sending the intelligent decision message, to realize the node working in low power consumption.


Gateway Abnormal Redundant Node Distance-based Outlier Detection Outliers Factor 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wei Su
    • 1
  • Jingqi Fu
    • 1
  • Haikuan Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Shanghai Key Laboratory of Power Station Automation Technology, School of Mechanical Engineering and AutomationShanghai UniversityShanghaiChina

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