Proceedings of the WPNC'04

Morning Session
Poster Session
Afternoon Session

For an archival copy of the call for papers of the WPNC'04 click here.

The call for participation of the WPNC’04 can be downloaded here.

The proceedings are published at Shaker Verlag (204 pages, ISBN 3-8322-2553-6).

Morning Session

Chair: Prof. Dr. techn. Boll

Welcome: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jobmann

Keynote Address: Dr. techn. Boll (Niccimon Speaker)

Paper Title and Author

guidePORT: A Museum guidance system

J. Peissig, W. Niehoff

Sennheiser electronic GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

Navigation for Vehicles, Bicycles, and Pedestrians

T. Schöberl, S. Baumann, C. Reinhard

Robert Bosch GmbH, Telematica e.K., 3Soft, Germany

UWB - a context-aware system perspective

J. Smit

Ubisense Limited, U.K.

Local Positioning Radar

L. Wiebking, L. Reindl, M. Christmann, D. Mastela, M.Vossiek

Institute of Microsystems, Freiburg, Germany

Siemens AG, Germany

Afternoon Session

Track A: Positioning and Navigation

Chairman: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kyamakya

Paper Title and Author

Optimization Of The “Coarse Grained Localization” Algorithm For Low Power In Wireless Sensor Networks

J. Blumenthal, F. Reichenbach, M. Handy, D. Timmermann

Institute of Applied Microelectronics and Computer Science, University of Rostock, Germany

Bluetooth Indoor Localization System

G. Fischer, B. Dietrich, F. Winkler

IHP – Microelectronics, Frankfurt (Oder), Germany

Humboldt University Berlin, Germany

Grid-Based Navigation for Autonomous, Mobile Robots

C. Buschmann, F. Müller, S. Fischer

Institute of Operating Systems and Networks,

Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany

Limitations of range estimation in wireless LAN

H. Velayos, G. Karlsson

KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Kista, Sweden

Track B: Communication and Services

Chairman: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kürner 

Paper Title and Author

Optimal Routing in Gossip Networks

Y. Shavitt, A. Shay

Tel Aviv University, Israel

Applying Position Prediction as a Means for Performance-tuning in Location-aware Platforms

A. Post, P. Langendörfer, R. Kraemer

IHP – Microelectronics, Frankfurt (Oder), Germany

A Platform for Location-Aware, Ad-hoc Collaboration in Wireless Networks

O. Kao, U. Rerrer

Department of Computer Science, Paderborn University, Germany

Position-Aware Active Learning in Indoor Environment

L. Chou, C. Lee, M. Lee, C. Chang

Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Central University, Chungli, Taoyuan, Taiwan