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Simulated Annealing: A Monte Carlo Method for GPS Surveying

  • Stefka Fidanova
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3991)

Abstract

This paper describes simulated annealing technique,which is a Monte Carlo method, to analyze and improve the efficiency of the design of Global Positioning System (GPS) surveying networks. The paper proposes various local search procedures which can be coupled with the simulated annealing technique.

Keywords

Global Position System Local Search Global Position System Simulated Annealing Algorithm Local Search Procedure 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stefka Fidanova
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  1. 1.IPP – BASSofiaBulgaria

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