An OFDM/FDMA Indoor Geolocation System

Ilir F. Progri, William R. Michalson, and David Cyganski

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Abstract: An orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) frequency division multiple access (FDMA) indoor geolocation system is discussed in this paper. The principle of operation, transmitter, channel, and receiver are discussed. The system’s theoretical performance and simulation results are presented. This system is an attractive alternative for indoor geolocation for the following reasons: (1) it appears that indoor positioning and navigation are achievable to within a few meters if only pseudorange measurements are used, and (2) the receiver design is far simpler than the design of any conventional GPS receiver.
Published in: NAVIGATION: Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume 51, Number 2
Pages: 133 - 142
Cite this article: Progri, Ilir F., Michalson, William R., Cyganski, David, "An OFDM/FDMA Indoor Geolocation System", NAVIGATION: Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 51, No. 2, Summer 2004, pp. 133-142.
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