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International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 386093, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/386093
Research Article

Target Q-Coverage Problem with Bounded Service Delay in Directional Sensor Networks

1School of Information, Renmin University of China, Beijing 100872, China
2Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School, Shenzhen 518055, China

Received 2 August 2012; Accepted 4 September 2012

Academic Editor: Qun Li

Copyright © 2012 Deying Li 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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