Understanding Satellite Navigation

Author: Rajat Acharya
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0128001895
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Understanding Satellite Navigation from the Author: Rajat Acharya. This book explains the basic principles of satellite navigation technology with the bare minimum of mathematics and without complex equations. It helps you to conceptualize the underlying theory from first principles, building up your knowledge gradually using practical demonstrations and worked examples. A full range of MATLAB simulations is used to visualize concepts and solve problems, allowing you to see what happens to signals and systems with different configurations. Implementation and applications are discussed, along with some special topics such as Kalman Filter and Ionosphere. With this book you will learn: How a satellite navigation system works How to improve your efficiency when working with a satellite navigation system How to use MATLAB for simulation, helping to visualize concepts Various possible implementation approaches for the technologyThe most significant applications of satellite navigation systems Teaches the fundamentals of satellite navigation systems, using MATLAB as a visualization and problem solving tool Worked out numerical problems are provided to aid practical understanding On-line support provides MATLAB scripts for simulation exercises and MATLAB based solutions, standard algorithms, and PowerPoint slides

Understanding Gps

Author: Elliott Kaplan
Publisher: Artech House
ISBN: 1580538959
Size: 12.68 MB
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Understanding Gps from the Author: Elliott Kaplan. This thoroughly updated second edition of an Artech House bestseller brings together a team of leading experts who provide you with a current and comprehensive treatment of the Global Positioning System (GPS). The book covers all the latest advances in technology, applications, and systems. The second edition includes new chapters that explore the integration of GPS with vehicles and cellular telephones, new classes of satellite broadcast signals, the emerging GALILEO system, and new developments in the GPS marketplace. This single-source reference provides both a quick overview of GPS essentials and an in-depth treatment of advanced topics. The book guides you in developing new applications and shows you how to evaluate their performance. It explains all the differential GPS services available to let you decide which is best for particular applications. You learn how to build GPS receivers and integrate them into navigational and communications equipment. Moreover, this unique volume helps you determine how technology is affecting the marketplace and where best to invest your company's resources.

Digital Satellite Navigation And Geophysics

Author: Ivan G. Petrovski
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521760542
Size: 65.99 MB
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Digital Satellite Navigation And Geophysics from the Author: Ivan G. Petrovski. Your hands-on guide to GNSS theory and applications, with practical case studies and bundled real-time software receiver and signal simulator.

Principles Of Gnss Inertial And Multisensor Integrated Navigation Systems Second Edition

Author: Paul D. Groves
Publisher: Artech House
ISBN: 1608070050
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Principles Of Gnss Inertial And Multisensor Integrated Navigation Systems Second Edition from the Author: Paul D. Groves. This newly revised and greatly expanded edition of the popular Artech House book Principles of GNSS, Inertial, and Multisensor Integrated Navigation Systems offers you a current and comprehensive understanding of satellite navigation, inertial navigation, terrestrial radio navigation, dead reckoning, and environmental feature matching . It provides both an introduction to navigation systems and an in-depth treatment of INS/GNSS and multisensor integration. The second edition offers a wealth of added and updated material, including a brand new chapter on the principles of radio positioning and a chapter devoted to important applications in the field. Other updates include expanded treatments of map matching, image-based navigation, attitude determination, acoustic positioning, pedestrian navigation, advanced GNSS techniques, and several terrestrial and short-range radio positioning technologies .. The book shows you how satellite, inertial, and other navigation technologies work, and focuses on processing chains and error sources. In addition, you get a clear introduction to coordinate frames, multi-frame kinematics, Earth models, gravity, Kalman filtering, and nonlinear filtering. Providing solutions to common integration problems, the book describes and compares different integration architectures, and explains how to model different error sources. You get a broad and penetrating overview of current technology and are brought up to speed with the latest developments in the field, including context-dependent and cooperative positioning.

Electronic Navigation Systems

Author: Laurie Tetley
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136407243
Size: 11.68 MB
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Electronic Navigation Systems from the Author: Laurie Tetley. Maritime navigation has rapidly developed since the publication of the last edition of the title with methods of global position fixing for shipping becoming standardized. As in the previous two editions, this edition will provide a sound basis for the understanding of modern navigation systems and brings the student or professional up-to-date with the latest developments in technology and the growing standardization of maritime navigation techniques. Developed with close scrutiny from the US Merchant Marine Academy and the major maritime navigation centres in the UK, out-dated techniques have been replaced by an expanded section on the now standard Navstar GPS systems and the Integrated Nav. In addition, a new chapter on the application of electronic charts will also be included, as well as problems at the end of each chapter with worked solutions.

Satellite Navigation Systems

Author: Michael J Rycroft
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401704015
Size: 29.14 MB
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Satellite Navigation Systems from the Author: Michael J Rycroft. T. Ito, International Space University, Strasbourg Central Campus, 1 Rue Jean Dominique Cassini, Parc d'Innovation, 67400 lllkirch-Graffenstaden, France e-mail: [email protected] isunet. edu M. J. Rycroft, CAESAR Consultancy, 35 Millington Road, Cambridge CB3 9HW, UK e-mail: Michael. J. Rycroft®ukgateway. net As Symposium Committee Chair for the 2003 International Space University (ISU) Symposium, and Editor of this Proceedings volume, respectively, we write this introduction. The success of previous ISU symposia suggests that the ISU has developed a unique and winning formula for a novel type of symposium. The characteristics of ISU symposia are that they: • Adopt a broad, and interdisciplinary, perspective • Address all aspects of the subject, ranging from policy, business, organisational, and legal issues to technical and scientific topics • Foster a constructive dialogue among very different sectors of the space community, and • Allow ample time for interactive discussions. The present Symposium is no exception. It considers the very timely topic of space-based systems for global positioning and navigation, ranging from the GPS system developed by the US military to the Russian GLONASS system, and on to the future European Galileo system. Other nations are planning regional augmentation systems.

China Satellite Navigation Conference Csnc 2014 Proceedings

Author: Jiadong Sun
Publisher: Springer Science & Business
ISBN: 3642547435
Size: 61.28 MB
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China Satellite Navigation Conference Csnc 2014 Proceedings from the Author: Jiadong Sun. China Satellite Navigation Conference (CSNC) 2014 Proceedings presents selected research papers from CSNC2014, held on 21-23 May in Nanjing, China. The theme of CSNC2014 is 'BDS Application: Innovation, Integration and Sharing'. These papers discuss the technologies and applications of the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) and the latest progress made in the China BeiDou System (BDS) especially. They are divided into 9 topics to match the corresponding sessions in CSNC2014, which broadly covered key topics in GNSS. Readers can learn about the BDS and keep abreast of the latest advances in GNSS techniques and applications. SUN Jiadong is the Chief Designer of the Compass/ BDS and the Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS); JIAO Wenhai is a researcher at China Satellite Navigation Office; WU Haitao is a professor at Navigation Headquarters, CAS; LU Mingquan is a professor at Department of Electronic Engineering of Tsinghua University.

Engineering Satellite Based Navigation And Timing

Author: John W. Betz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118615972
Size: 33.58 MB
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Engineering Satellite Based Navigation And Timing from the Author: John W. Betz. This is the first text that provides an integrated and balanced view of all satellite-based navigation and timing (satnav) systems attractive to an international readership interested not only in GPS but also other systems such as GLONASS (Russia) and Galileo (European Space Agency. It provides a comprehensive collection of systems engineering tools, consistent and current descriptions of existing and planned systems and their signals, detailed description of receiver processing techniques and their performance, and integrated introduction of special topics. Each chapter is followed by a set of review problems that are divided into theoretical (how key results in the chapter are obtained and extended), and applied (how to use the information presented in practical situations). A solutions manual will be available.

Understanding The Navstar

Author: Tom Logsdon
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780442020545
Size: 37.30 MB
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Understanding The Navstar from the Author: Tom Logsdon.


Author: Zaharia Dragos
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781848210868
Size: 80.14 MB
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Galileo from the Author: Zaharia Dragos. This innovative book provides expert insight into the detailed operations of the European Global Navigation Satellite System, GALILEO. The title covers all elements necessary for a complete understanding of GALILEO, including existing and future concurrent systems like the GPS system, GLONASS, Beidou, the GALILEO system operation, the integration of GALILEO into GNSS, related items such as EGNOS, and other augmentation systems. Close attention is paid to the innovations offered by GALILEO, as well as details of its features. An extensive bibliography is provided, so that the reader can further explore areas of interest.