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ISRN Applied Mathematics
Volume 2012, Article ID 710979, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/710979
Research Article

Geometric Location Based on TDOA for Wireless Sensor Networks

Key Libratory of Universal Wireless Network, School of Information and Communication Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China

Received 24 August 2011; Accepted 10 October 2011

Academic Editors: Y.-D. Kwon and V. Plagianakos

Copyright © 2012 Xin-long Luo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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