Overview of Global Navigation Satellite Positioning Systems (GNSS)

Audience

Anyone interested in knowing more about the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS).

Content

This course begins with a short description of the Satellite Positioning Systems and their evolution.

Further topics are presented including GNSS signals and measurements, errors related to the GNSS and how to mitigate them through differential GNSS, the relationship between GNSS and geodesy, surveying methods with GNSS and the different GNSS systems.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the satellite positioning principles
  • Description of the different GNSS systems
  • Identify errors in the GNSS system and Implement improvements
  • Surveying Methods with GNSS
  • Relationship between GNSS and geodesy

Duration

1/2-day

Number of Participants

6 - 12

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom and presentations

Audience

Anyone interested in knowing more about the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS).

Content

This course begins with a short description of the Satellite Positioning Systems and their evolution.

Further topics are presented including GNSS signals and measurements, errors related to the GNSS and how to mitigate them through differential GNSS, the relationship between GNSS and geodesy, surveying methods with GNSS and the different GNSS systems.

Learning Objectives

Understand the satellite positioning principles
Description of the different GNSS systems
Identify errors in the GNSS system and Implement improvements
Surveying Methods with GNSS
Relationship between GNSS and geodesy

Duration

1/2-day

Number of Participants

6 - 12

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom and presentations

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