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A Sensor Network for the Indoor Localization

IJCA Special Issue on Software Engineering, Databases and Expert Systems
© 2012 by IJCA Journal
SEDEX - Number 1
Year of Publication: 2012
Abdelghani Belakbir
Mustapha Amghar
Nadia El Kouhen

Abdelghani Belakbir, Mustapha Amghar and Nadia El Kouhen. Article: A Sensor Network for the Indoor Localization. IJCA Special Issue on Software Engineering, Databases and Expert Systems SEDEX(1):16-22, September 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Abdelghani Belakbir and Mustapha Amghar and Nadia El Kouhen},
	title = {Article: A Sensor Network for the Indoor Localization},
	journal = {IJCA Special Issue on Software Engineering, Databases and Expert Systems},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {SEDEX},
	number = {1},
	pages = {16-22},
	month = {September},
	note = {Full text available}


In a context of the evolution of localization based on the technological progress and the implementation of GNSS such as GPS or the European Galileo project to used in outdoor environment allowing accuracy of a few meters, but for an indoor environment, the signal is deteriorated due to the obstacles, so other techniques are used. This paper provides an overview of the indoor localization techniques. After presenting all the existing location technologies, I am going to introduce a new design based on the fusion of data from different sources.


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