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Foundations of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)

Foundations of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)
    • Languages: English
    • Publish Date: 2017-04-21
    • Skill Level: 2 '
    • Completion Time: 1.25 - 1.50 h
    • Includes Audio: no
    • Required Plugins: none
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This lesson provides a technical introduction to Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), covering theory, procedures, and accuracy issues. Aimed at professionals in a “geospatial science” field, including engineers, surveyors, meteorologists, geographers and GIS professionals, it will also be useful for emergency managers, and technically-inclined members of the general public with appropriate math and/or science background. For those who may currently see GPS/GNSS as a “black box”, this 1.5 hour lesson provides an understanding of the underlying principles and concepts to support correctly interpreting GPS results and obtaining accurate measurements under various circumstances.