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Design and Characterization of an Indoor Geolocator Using Beacons Captured by Bluetooth to Guide and Position People in a State of Visual Disability

  • Luis Eduardo PallaresEmail author
  • Yesid Díaz-GutierrezEmail author
  • Edgar KrejciEmail author
  • Helmer MuñozEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 742)

Abstract

Overcoming the barriers to access technology has been one of the main objectives that many institutes have planned for the inclusion of people with some type of disability. The technological developments have innumerable possibilities to create research projects that are inclusive, that is to say that it does not have difficulties to be used by people in a condition of visual disability, to achieve this, it is presented a solution to the problems of localization in Indoor space by using technology that is already available in any mobile phone through the use of Bluetooth Low Energy 4.0 and an application made in Android.

Keywords

Bluetooth Android Disability Localization indoor 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Corporación Unificada Nacional de Educación Superior CUNBogotáColombia

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