Sensor Fusion: Applications, Challenges and Solutions
June 6, 2012 | 3:20pm - 4:00pm
Improvement in performance and size, driven by MEMS technology, has enabled adoption of more sensors. Sensor fusion is enabling new applications like in-door navigation, health monitoring and context awareness. Sensor fusion challenges are reviewed and solutions, like the intelligent sensor platform, are proposed to ease adoption of multiple sensors.
● Explore innovative applications using different sensors, understand the intelligent sensor concept and its benefits.
● Technical challenges in sensors fusion like increased complexity, software, power consumption and effectiveness of data aggregation are describe with examples.
● How the intelligent sensor platform, which merges computing capabilities with sensors, is enabling sensor fusion, asymmetric processing, customization at sensors level and power consumption reduction.
● Overview of new applications enabled by sensors and sensors fusion: in-door navigation, health monitoring, context awareness, augmented reality.