Many topics covered by the Body You Know exhibit are described in the 2nd edition of Prof Guang-Zhong Yang’s book on Body Sensor Networks (BSN), which can be obtained from Springer or Amazon.

In the 2nd edition of this popular and authoritative reference on Body Sensor Networks (BSN), major topics related to the latest technological developments and potential clinical applications are discussed, with contents covering:

  • Biosensor Design, Interfacing and Nanotechnology
  • Wireless Communication and Network Topologies
  • Communication Protocols and Standards
  • Energy Harvesting and Power Delivery
  • Ultra-low Power Bio-inspired Processing
  • Multi-sensor Fusion and Context Aware Sensing
  • Autonomic Sensing
  • Wearable, Ingestible Sensor Integration and Exemplar Applications
  • System Integration and Wireless Sensor Microsystems

The book also provides a comprehensive review of the current wireless sensor development platforms and a step-by-step guide to developing your own BSN applications through the use of the BSN development kit.


Table of Contents

  •     Introduction
  •     Biosensors and Sensor Systems
  •     Biosensor Design with Molecular Engineering and Nanotechnology
  •     Wireless Communication
  •     Network Topologies, Communication Protocols, and Standards
  •     Energy Harvesting and Power Delivery
  •     Towards Ultra-low Power Bio-inspired Processing
  •     Multi-sensor Fusion
  •     Context Aware Sensing
  •     Autonomic Sensing
  •     Wireless Sensor Microsystem Design: A Practical Perspective
  •     Wearable Sensor Integration and Bio-motion Capture: A Practical Perspective