The Cooperative Mobile Positioning Based on the Received Signal Strength for Heterogeneous Environments

Reza SAADAT  Maryam ASADI  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications   Vol.E95-B   No.12   pp.3929-3932
Publication Date: 2012/12/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1345
DOI: 10.1587/transcom.E95.B.3929
Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: LETTER
Category: Terrestrial Wireless Communication/Broadcasting Technologies
Keyword: 
RSS positioning,  cooperative communications,  heterogeneous area,  

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Summary: 
We focus on the cooperative mobile positioning based on the received signal strength for heterogeneous environments. We use the least squares method to estimate the channel attenuation coefficients, and hyperbolic method to determine the position. For increasing accuracy, we use different weighting to the adjacent users' data in the attenuation coefficients estimation.