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Date Added: Jun 2014
A wireless sensor network is a network which consists of a number of sensor nodes that are wirelessly connected to each other and can communicate in short distances. WSN's are being used in many applications like automation of home i.e. like centralized control of lights, HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning), appliances, security locks of gates and doors and other systems, to provide improved convenience, comfort, energy efficiency and security and other example is area monitoring, the WSN is deployed over a region where some phenomenon is to be monitored.