Three Step Bluetooth Positioning

  • Alessandro Genco
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3479)


This paper discusses a three step procedure to perform high definition positioning by the use of low cost Bluetooth devices. The three steps are: Sampling, Deployment, and Real Time Positioning. A genetic algorithm is discussed for deployment optimization and a neural network for real time positioning. A case study, along with experiments and results, are finally discussed dealing with a castle in Sicily where many trials were carried out to the end of arranging a positioning system for context aware service provision to visitors.


Mobile Device Augmented Reality Distance Estimation Receive Signal Strength Indicator Link Quality 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alessandro Genco
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  1. 1.Department of Computer EngineeringUniversity of PalermoPalermoItaly

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