Springer Science+Business Media
The possibility of having information access anytime and anywhere has caused a huge increase of the popularity of wireless networks. Requirements of users and owners have been ever-increasing. However, concerns about the potential health impact of exposure to Radio Frequency (RF) sources have arisen and are getting accounted for in wireless network planning. In addition to adequate coverage and reduced human exposure, the installation cost of the wireless network is also an important criterion in the planning process.