Abstract

In this paper a new beacon localisation system for mobile robots in indoor environments is presented. Laser and radiofrequency technologies are combined in order to determine robot's position and orientation by means of a triangulation algorithm. The system allows the identification of the different beacons, which provides the robot's absolute position without requiring the maintenance of a position estimate. The system supplies up to 15 localisations per second to an accuracy of 1 cm in position and 0.1o in orientation.

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@inproceedings{Casanova2003ANB, title={A New Beacon Navigation System}, author={Eduardo Zalama Casanova and Salvador Dom{\'i}nguez Quijada and Jaime G{\'o}mez Garc{\'i}a-Bermejo and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Per{\'a}n Gonz{\'a}lez}, year={2003} }