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GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and BeiDou for Mobile Devices
From Instant to Precise Positioning


  • Date Published: May 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781107035843

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  • Get up to speed on all existing GNSS with this practical guide. Covering everything from GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and BeiDou orbits and signals to multi-GNSS receiver design, AGPS, RTK, and VRS, you will understand the complete global range of mobile positioning systems. Step-by-step algorithms and practical methods provide the tools you need to develop current mobile systems, whilst coverage of cutting edge techniques, such as the instant positioning method, gives you a head-start in unlocking the potential of future mobile positioning. Whether you are an engineer or business manager working in the mobile device industry, a student or researcher, this is your ideal guide to GNSS.

    • Covers all types of GNSS, providing a complete understanding of the global landscape
    • Describes all systems using common terminology and concepts
    • Provides step-by-step algorithms and key methods that can be applied in practice
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    Product details

    • Date Published: May 2014
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781107035843
    • length: 336 pages
    • dimensions: 252 x 178 x 20 mm
    • weight: 0.82kg
    • contains: 148 b/w illus. 25 tables
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. GNSS: Orbits, Signals and Methods:
    1. GNSS ground and space segments
    2. GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and BeiDou signals
    3. Stand-alone positioning with GNSS
    4. Referenced positioning with GNSS
    Part II. From Conventional to Software GNSS Receiver Double Back:
    5. Generic GNSS receiver operation
    6. Software receiver: toy or foe?
    7. Common approach
    Part III. Mobile Positioning at Present and in the Future:
    8. Positioning with data link : from AGNSS to RTK
    9. Positioning without data link: from BGPS to PPP
    10. Trends, opportunities and prospects
    Part IV. Testing Mobile Devices:
    11. GNSS simulators
    12. Testing procedures

  • Author

    Ivan G. Petrovski, iP-Solutions, Tokyo
    Ivan G. Petrovski leads the development of GNSS applications at iP-Solutions, Japan. He has over 25 years' worth of research and development experience in the GNSS field and has previously led GNSS-related R&D for DX Antenna, GNSS Technologies Inc., and the Institute of Advanced Satellite Positioning at TUMSAT. He has academic experience working as an associate professor with MAI and a guest professor with TUMSAT. As an engineer he has developed RTK software, pseudolite systems, instant positioning methods and algorithms, a real-time GNSS software receiver, GNSS signal recorder and RF signal simulator.

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