Reference Device-Assisted Adaptive Location Fingerprinting
AbstractLocation fingerprinting suffers in dynamic environments and needs recalibration from time to time to maintain system performance. This paper proposes an adaptive approach for location fingerprinting. Based on real-time received signal strength indicator (RSSI) samples measured by a group of reference devices, the approach applies a modified Universal Kriging (UK) interpolant to estimate adaptive temporal and environmental radio maps. The modified UK can take the spatial distribution characteristics of RSSI into account. In addition, the issue of device heterogeneity caused by multiple reference devices is further addressed. To compensate the measuring differences of heterogeneous reference devices, differential RSSI metric is employed. Extensive experiments were conducted in an indoor field and the results demonstrate that the proposed approach not only adapts to dynamic environments and the situation of changing APs’ positions, but it is also robust toward measuring differences of heterogeneous reference devices. View Full-Text
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Wu, D.; Xia, L. Reference Device-Assisted Adaptive Location Fingerprinting. Sensors 2016, 16, 802.
Wu D, Xia L. Reference Device-Assisted Adaptive Location Fingerprinting. Sensors. 2016; 16(6):802.Chicago/Turabian Style
Wu, Dongjin; Xia, Linyuan. 2016. "Reference Device-Assisted Adaptive Location Fingerprinting." Sensors 16, no. 6: 802.
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