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Dynamic Sensor Self-Organization for Distributive Moving Target Tracking

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To support distributive tracking of moving targets in a wireless sensor network, sensors that receive signal from the same target must collaborate to facilitate collaborative, distributed target tracking. We present an efficient dynamic sensor self-organizing algorithm that clusters sensors into groups without requiring a centralized control. Extensive simulations are conducted to verify the performance improvement as well as the communication reduction for the proposed methods.

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Hu, Y.H., Sheng, X. Dynamic Sensor Self-Organization for Distributive Moving Target Tracking. J Sign Process Syst Sign Image 51, 161–171 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11265-007-0104-3

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  • wireless sensor network
  • self-organization
  • tasking
  • moving target track
  • dynamic sensor clustering
  • distributive algorithm