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RFID-Assisted Indoor Localization and Communication for First Responders

Published

Author(s)

Leonard E. Miller, Perry F. Wilson, Nelson P. Bryner, Michael H. Francis, Jeffrey R. Guerrieri, D W. Stroup, Luke Klein-Berndt

Abstract

An indoor localization and communication project is described that proposes to use RFID tags, placed in the building beforehand, as navigation waypoints for an inertial navigation system carried by a first responder. The findings from the first year of the planned three-year project are summarized.
Proceedings Title
Proc. International Symposium on Advanced Radio Technologies (ISART)
Conference Dates
March 7-9, 2006
Conference Location
Boulder, CO
Conference Title
International Symposium on Advanced Radio Technologies (ISART)

Keywords

dead reckoning, homeland security, indoor localization, public safety, RFID, wireless communication

Citation

Miller, L. , Wilson, P. , Bryner, N. , Francis, M. , Guerrieri, J. , Stroup, D. and Klein-Berndt, L. (2006), RFID-Assisted Indoor Localization and Communication for First Responders, Proc. International Symposium on Advanced Radio Technologies (ISART), Boulder, CO, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=150588 (Accessed March 5, 2024)
Created March 7, 2006, Updated February 19, 2017