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Target Detection in Three-Dimension Sensor Networks Based on Clifford Algebra

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The three-dimensional sensor networks are supposed to be deployed for many applications. So it is signifi-cant to do research on the problems of coverage and target detection in three-dimensional sensor networks. In this paper, we introduced Clifford algebra in 3D Euclidean space, developed the coverage model of 3D sensor networks based on Clifford algebra, and proposed a method for detecting target moving. With Clif-ford Spinor, calculating the target moving formulation is easier than traditional methods in sensor node’s coverage area.

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T. HE, W. XIE and W. CAO, "Target Detection in Three-Dimension Sensor Networks Based on Clifford Algebra," Wireless Sensor Network, Vol. 1 No. 2, 2009, pp. 82-89. doi: 10.4236/wsn.2009.12013.


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