Inspec keywords: telecommunication congestion control; telecommunication power management; telecommunication network topology; power consumption; wireless sensor networks

Other keywords: wireless sensor networks; congestion avoidance method; WSN hierarchy; downstream nodes; network model; balanced energy consumption strategy; forwarding rate; queue length; upstream nodes; many-to-one communication model; congestion control and energy-balanced scheme based on the hierarchy; unbalanced energy consumption; sensor nodes; hierarchical topology; hierarchical nodes; CcEbH algorithm; receiving rate; node congestion detection

Subjects: Control applications in radio and radar; Communication network design, planning and routing; Wireless sensor networks