The availability of cheaper, faster, and more reliable electronic components has stimulated important advances in computing and communication technologies. Theoretical and algorithmic approaches that address key issues in sensor networks, ad hoc wireless networks, and peer-to-peer networks play a central role in the development of emerging network

chapter |4 pages

Section I Ad Hoc Wireless Networks

chapter 2|18 pages

Routing Scalability in MANETs

ByJakob Eriksson, Srikanth Krishnamurthy, Michalis Faloutsos

chapter 13|26 pages

Wireless Networks World and Security Algorithms

ByNicolas Sklavos, Nikolay A. Moldovyan, Odysseas Koufopavlou

chapter |4 pages

Section II Sensor Networks

chapter 20|30 pages

Sensor Systems: State of the Art and Future Challenges Sandhya Sekhar, and Aditya Gupta

ByDharma P. Agrawal, Ratnabali Biswas, Neha Jain, Anindo Mukherjee

chapter 26|14 pages

Distributed Algorithms for Deploying Mobile Sensors and Wensheng Zhang

ByGuohong Cao, Guiling Wang, Tom La Porta, Shashi Phoha

chapter 31|22 pages

Comparison of Cell-Based and Topology-Control-Based Energy Conservation in Wireless Sensor Networks

ByDouglas M. Blough, Mauro Leoncini, Giovanni Resta, Paolo Santi

chapter 33|14 pages

A Scalable Solution for Securing Wireless Sensor Networks and Mohamed Eltoweissy

ByAsharaf Wadaa, Kennie Jones, Stephan Olariu, Larry Wilson

chapter |4 pages

Section III Peer-to-Peer Networks

chapter 36|26 pages

Peer-to-Peer: A Technique Perspective

ByWeimin Zheng, Xuezheng Liu, Shuming Shi, Jinfeng Hu, Haitao Dong

chapter 45|26 pages

Swan: Highly Reliable and Efficient Network of True Peers

ByFred B. Holt, Virgil Bourassa, Andrija M. Bosnjakovic, Jovan Popovic

chapter 46|32 pages

Scalable and Secure P2P Overlay Networks

ByHaiying Shen, Aharon S. Brodie, Cheng-Zhong Xu, Weisong Shi