5 January 2006 Identification of false evidence using distance function and its application in target recognition
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Proceedings Volume 5985, International Conference on Space Information Technology; 59853N (2006); doi: 10.1117/12.658203
Event: International Conference on Space information Technology, 2005, Wuhan, China
Abstract
Dempster's rule of combination is a poor solution for the management of the conflict between the various information sources. It is proved that, if the false evidence can be correctly selected, Dempster's rule can deal with highly conflicting evidence combination efficiently. However, how to determine the false evidence is an open issue. In this paper, a novel method to identify the false evidence is proposed. First, the distance function between bodies of evidence is introduced to express the degree of conflict degree. Then, the confidence lever of each piece of evidence is obtained to reflect the reliability of each information source to some degree. By setting a threshold, the false evidence can be determined. The numerical example is shown to illustrate the efficiency of the presented approach.
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Yong Deng, Huawei Guo, Dong Sun, "Identification of false evidence using distance function and its application in target recognition", Proc. SPIE 5985, International Conference on Space Information Technology, 59853N (5 January 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.658203; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.658203
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Reliability

Target recognition

Information fusion

Automatic target recognition

Information technology

Vector spaces

Electronics

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