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Title: Voluntary Data Preservation Mechanism in Base Station-less Sensor Networks
We consider the problem of preserving a large amount of data generated inside base station-less sensor networks, when sensor nodes are controlled by different authorities and behave selfishly. We modify the VCG mechanism to guarantee that each node, including the source nodes with overflow data packets, will voluntarily participate in data preservation. The mechanism ensures that each node truthfully reports its private type and network achieves efficiency for all the preserved data packets. Extensive simulations are conducted to further validate our results.  more » « less
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12th EAI International Conference on Game Theory for Networks (GameNets 2022).
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National Science Foundation
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