Computer Science Graduate Course
Thursday: 6:30-8:20, Adams 018
Instructor: Simona Doboli
Course Web page: www.cs.hofstra.edu/~sdoboli/CSC290_F05/csc290.html
Sensor networks are a new and exciting area of computer science and computer engineering. Applications of sensor networks are in surveillance, monitoring, security and medical systems.
The course will cover state of the art techniques in:
a) Sensor node architecture.
b) Sensor network organization.
c) Self-organization algorithms for communication, sensing and processing.
d) Information-processing algorithms.
e) Data communication, data storage and querying.
Emphasis will be on self-organization and information processing algorithms.
Students are encouraged to work on projects of their interest.