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Journal of Sensors
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 414731, 13 pages
MAC-Aware and Power-Aware Image Aggregation Scheme in Wireless Visual Sensor Networks
Department of Information Management, Shih Hsin University, No. 1, Lane 17, Section 1, Mu-Cha Road, Taipei City 116, Taiwan
Received 19 July 2012; Revised 10 January 2013; Accepted 15 January 2013
Academic Editor: Christos Riziotis
Copyright © 2013 Yui-Liang Chen and Hong-Hsu Yen. 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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