Visual-Based Navigation Could Replace Satellite GPS

Visual-Based Navigation Could Replace Satellite GPS
technology

Dr. Michael Milford's research into more reliable GPS uses camera technology and simple mathematical algorithms.

Emma Hutchings
  • 20 february 2012

Dr. Michael Milford from Queensland University of Technology is researching visual-based navigation, which could replace capital-intensive satellite GPS systems, using camera technology and simple mathematical algorithms to uniquely identify locations. This decentralized approach could widen the technology’s scope and improve its accuracy, while also making navigating a much cheaper and simpler task.

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