Variable forgetting factor mechanisms for diffusion recursive least squares algorithm in sensor networks

Variable forgetting factor mechanisms for diffusion recursive least squares algorithm in sensor... In this work, we present low-complexity variable forgetting factor (VFF) techniques for diffusion recursive least squares (DRLS) algorithms. Particularly, we propose low-complexity VFF-DRLS algorithms for distributed parameter and spectrum estimation in sensor networks. For the proposed algorithms, they can adjust the forgetting factor automatically according to the posteriori error signal. We develop detailed analyses in terms of mean and mean square performance for the proposed algorithms and derive mathematical expressions for the mean square deviation (MSD) and the excess mean square error (EMSE). The simulation results show that the proposed low-complexity VFF-DRLS algorithms achieve superior performance to the existing DRLS algorithm with fixed forgetting factor when applied to scenarios of distributed parameter and spectrum estimation. Besides, the simulation results also demonstrate a good match for our proposed analytical expressions. EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing Springer Journals

Variable forgetting factor mechanisms for diffusion recursive least squares algorithm in sensor networks

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Engineering; Signal,Image and Speech Processing; Quantum Information Technology, Spintronics
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