Global Positioning System [E-Book] : Theory and Practice / by Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof, Herbert Lichtenegger, James Collins.
Hofmann-Wellenhof, Bernhard, (author)
Collins, James, (author) / Lichtenegger, Herbert, (author)
Fifth, revised edition.
Vienna : Springer, 2001
XXIV, 382 p. 1 illus. online resource.
englisch
9783709161999
10.1007/978-3-7091-6199-9
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Table of Contents:
  • 1 Introduction
  • 1.1 The origins of surveying
  • 1.2 Development of global surveying techniques
  • 1.3 History of the Global Positioning System
  • 2 Overview of GPS
  • 2.1 Basic concept
  • 2.2 Space segment
  • 2.3 Control segment
  • 2.4 User segment
  • 3 Reference systems
  • 3.1 Introduction
  • 3.2 Coordinate systems
  • 3.3 Time systems
  • 4 Satellite orbits
  • 4.1 Introduction
  • 4.2 Orbit description
  • 4.3 Orbit determination
  • 4.4 Orbit dissemination
  • 5 Satellite signal
  • 5.1 Signal structure
  • 5.2 Signal processing
  • 6 Observables
  • 6.1 Data acquisition
  • 6.2 Data combinations
  • 6.3 Atmospheric effects
  • 6.4 Relativistic effects
  • 6.5 Antenna phase center offset and variation
  • 6.6 Multipath
  • 7 Surveying with GPS
  • 7.1 Introduction
  • 7.2 Planning a GPS survey
  • 7.3 Surveying procedure
  • 7.4 In situ data processing
  • 7.5 Survey report
  • 8 Mathematical models for positioning
  • 8.1 Point positioning
  • 8.2 Differential positioning
  • 8.3 Relative positioning
  • 9 Data processing
  • 9.1 Data preprocessing
  • 9.2 Ambiguity resolution
  • 9.3 Adjustment, filtering, and smoothing
  • 9.4 Adjustment of mathematical GPS models
  • 9.5 Network adjustment
  • 9.6 Dilution of precision
  • 9.7 Accuracy measures
  • 10 Transformation of GPS results
  • 10.1 Introduction
  • 10.2 Coordinate transformations
  • 10.3 Datum transformations
  • 10.4 Combining GPS and terrestrial data
  • 11 Software modules
  • 11.1 Introduction
  • 11.2 Planning
  • 11.3 Data transfer
  • 11.4 Data processing
  • 11.5 Quality control
  • 11.6 Network computations
  • 11.7 Data base management
  • 11.8 Utilities
  • 11.9 Flexibility
  • 12 Applications of GPS
  • 12.1 General uses of GPS
  • 12.2 Attitude determination
  • 12.3 Airborne GPS for photo-control
  • 12.4 Interoperability of GPS
  • 12.5 Installation of control networks
  • 13 Future of GPS
  • 13.1 New application aspects
  • 13.2 GPS modernization
  • 13.3 GPS augmentation
  • 13.4 GNSS
  • 13.5 Hardware and software improvements
  • 13.6 Conclusion
  • References.