Dynamic Cooperative Positioning

Conference: European Wireless 2011 - Sustainable Wireless Technologies
04/27/2011 - 04/29/2011 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: European Wireless 2011

Pages: 5Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Raulefs, Ronald; Zhang, Siwei; Mensing, Christian; Ghali, Cesar; Hachem, Jad (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Oberpfaffenhofen, 82234 Wessling, Germany)

The indoor environment is especially of interest for cooperative methods as indoors the density of potentially cooperating devices is much higher than outdoors. Outdoors where the omnipresent coverage of satellite based positioning is the key goal to use already existing infrastructure, like GPS. Indoor could also make use of outdoor positioned mobile nodes by using or exploiting peer-2-peer (P2P) connectivity. The P2P connectivity in indoors only supports also the ubiquitous indoor positioning experience itself. In this paper we investigate dynamic cooperative positioning.