Magic surfaces: A smart building material for indoor sensing infrastructures

Ryuichi Kurakake, Yohei Nishizawa, Kenta Sakakura, Hiroyuki Ouchi, Masateru Minami, Hiroyuki Morikawa

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Abstract

In this paper, we introduce Magic Surfaces; a novel positioning and networking infrastructure for indoor sensor network applications. To support various kinds of applications, Magic Surfaces provide positioning, orientation estimation, bidirectional communication and power transmission functions in a contact-less manner by using a magnetic-based technique. This paper describes the design, implementation and performance evaluations of Magic Surfaces.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication4th International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, INSS
Pages213-220
Number of pages8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Dec 1
Event4th International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, INSS - Braunschweig, Germany
Duration: 2007 Jun 62007 Jun 8

Publication series

Name4th International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, INSS

Conference

Conference4th International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, INSS
CountryGermany
CityBraunschweig
Period07/6/607/6/8

Keywords

  • Indoor sensor networks
  • Near-field communication
  • Positioning system
  • Power transmission

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Control and Systems Engineering

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    Kurakake, R., Nishizawa, Y., Sakakura, K., Ouchi, H., Minami, M., & Morikawa, H. (2007). Magic surfaces: A smart building material for indoor sensing infrastructures. In 4th International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, INSS (pp. 213-220). [4297422] (4th International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, INSS). https://doi.org/10.1109/INSS.2007.4297422