Conducted Disturbance Robustness Evaluation of a Magnetic Short-Range Localization System

  • G. Betta
  • D. Capriglione
  • G. Cerro
  • L. Ferrigno
  • F. MilanoEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 629)


In this article, a metrological characterization of the performance of a wireless localization system is carried out, considering the typical disturbances affecting the medical environment. Such system will be used in specific biomedical applications, including a glove for accurate tracking of unconstrained movements. To this purpose, the authors participate to a national project “Six DOF scalable finger tracking system”, whose goal is to develop a short-range wireless localization system with six degrees of freedom. The realized system will guarantee the real-time tracking of the fingers of the hand to provide support for the rehabilitation of patients with reduced motor skills. Obtained results, which exhibit a worsening in localization error due to disturbance effects, paths the way to a more robust transmission method able to reject or minimize single ton disturbance effect.


Wireless localization system Magnetic measurement Electromagnetic compatibility 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Betta
    • 1
  • D. Capriglione
    • 2
  • G. Cerro
    • 1
  • L. Ferrigno
    • 1
  • F. Milano
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Information EngineeringUniversity of Cassino and Southern LazioCassinoItaly
  2. 2.Department of Industrial EngineeringUniversity of SalernoFiscianoItaly

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