Fuzzy data fusion for fault detection in wireless sensor networks.

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2010

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IEEE

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Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) can produce decisions that are unreliable due to the large inherent uncertainties in the areas which they are deployed. It is vital for the applications where WSN's are deployed that accurate decisions can be made from the data produced. Fault detection is a vital pursuit, however it is a challenging task. In this paper we present a fuzzy logic data fusion approach to fault detection within a Wireless Sensor Network using a Statistical Process Control and a clustered covariance method. Through the use of a fuzzy logic data fusion approach we have introduced a novel technique into this area to reduce uncertainty and false-positives within the fault detection process.

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Shell, J. Coupland, S. and Goodyer, E. (2010) Fuzzy data fusion for fault detection in wireless sensor networks. 2010 UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence, UKCI 2010, Article number 5625598

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Institute of Artificial Intelligence (IAI)