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Location System applied in Management of Emergency Scenarios

Brás, L. ; Carvalho, N.B.C. ; Pinho, P.

Location System applied in Management of Emergency Scenarios, Proc ETH Zurich - International Conf. on Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation - IPIN, Guimaraes, Portugal, Vol. , pp. 1 - 4, September, 2011.

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Abstract
This paper proposes a management and location system integrated with several technologies which can support soldiers of peace activity under emergency scenarios.
The proposed scheme combines GPS, ZigBee and UHF communications with a robust database scheme to improve emergency scenarios operations. This paper will describe the implemented solution and its main drawbacks and advantages.