Analytical Framework for the Capacity and Delay Quantification Wireless Sensor Network (WSN)

  • Teba Adil Jihad College of Information Al-Nahrain University, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Sara A. Alwash Computer Engineering Technology departement, Al_Nisour University College Baghdad, Iraq.
  • Mahmood F. Mosleh Electrical Engineering Technical College, Middle Technical University, Baghdad, Iraq.
Keywords: Wireless Sensor Network (WSN); Opnet; QoS; End-to-End delay; Throughput.


Real time applications are critical performance applications that require critical delay performance. For time sensible data numerous Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) applications require end-to-end delay guarantee. Nodes for event-driven sensor networks produce and transmit data only when an event of interest happen, so they produce unpredictable traffic load, in this case end-to-end delay is difficult to restrictive.  Data collection performance can be measured by its fulfilled network capacity. Terms are needed for real-time capacity that characterizes the ability of a network to deliver data on time also develop network performance that fulfills this capacity.

The objective of this paper is to focus primarily on the analysis of performance of  the QoS based on Delay and Throughput Performance using Opnet 14.5.


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How to Cite
Adil Jihad, T., S. A. Alwash, and M. F. Mosleh. “Analytical Framework for the Capacity and Delay Quantification Wireless Sensor Network (WSN)”. ZANCO Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, Vol. 31, no. s3, Aug. 2019, pp. 417-22, doi:10.21271/zjpas.31.s3.60.