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International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 162347, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/162347
Research Article

Aggregation Scheme with Secure Hierarchical Clustering for Wireless Sensor Networks

1Department of Information Management, Fortune Institute of Technology, No. 1-10, Nongchang Rd., Neighborhood 28, Lyouciyou Village, Daliao Township, Kaohsiung County 831, Taiwan
2Department of Computer Science and Engineering, National Sun-Yat-Sen University, No. 70, Lienhai Rd., Kaohsiung 80424, Taiwan
3Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, SHU-TE University, No. 59, Hengshan Rd., Yanchao Dist., Kaohsiung City 82445, Taiwan

Received 9 December 2011; Revised 16 April 2012; Accepted 12 May 2012

Academic Editor: Hasan Cam

Copyright © 2012 Tung-Shih Su et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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