An Iterative Quality-based Localization Algorithm for Ad Hoc Networks

Wouter Bach, Dennis Dam, Leon Evers, Mischa Jonker, Hans Scholten, Paul Havinga

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    An iterative quality-based algorithm for location discovery is presented which can be used in wireless ad hoc sensor networks. The algorithm will take the reliability of measurements into account and will produce a reliability index for every estimated location using a statistical approach. The algorithm can also work in a hybrid network with different kinds of distance measuring techniques. It will use the reliability of each of these methods in the final result. Satisfactory results can be achieved with this approach.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    PublisherCentre for Telematics and Information Technology (CTIT)
    Number of pages10
    Publication statusPublished - Nov 2002

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    NameCTIT Technical Report Series
    PublisherUniversity of Twente, CTIT
    ISSN (Print)1381-3625


    • CAES-PS: Pervasive Systems
    • EC Grant Agreement nr.: FP5/34734


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    • An Iterative Quality-Based Localization Algorithm for Ad Hoc Networks

      Evers, L., Bach, W., Dam, D., Jonker, M., Scholten, H. & Havinga, P., Aug 2002, 1st International Conference on Pervasive Computing, PERVASIVE 2002. Zurich: ETH, p. 55-61 7 p.

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