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Earth Sciences & Geography - Geographical Information Systems | GNSS – Global Navigation Satellite Systems - GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and more

GNSS – Global Navigation Satellite Systems

GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and more

Hofmann-Wellenhof, Bernhard, Lichtenegger, Herbert, Wasle, Elmar

2008, XXIX, 516p. 95 illus..

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  • Builds upon and expands on the successful book "GPS – Theory and Practice"
  • Elementary, general approach means that basic mathematical knowledge is sufficient
  • No products or manufacturers are endorsed, so the book will remain up-to-date

“GNSS - GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and more” is the extension of the scientific bestseller “GPS - Theory and Practice” to Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and includes the Russian GLONASS, the European system Galileo, and additional systems.

The book refers to GNSS in the generic sense to describe the various existing reference systems for coordinates and time, the satellite orbits, the satellite signals, observables, mathematical models for positioning, data processing, and data transformation.

With respect to the individual systems GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and more, primarily the specific reference systems, services, the space and the control segment, as well as satellite signals are described. Furthermore, augmentations by space- and ground-based systems are discussed.

This book is a university-level introductory textbook and is intended to serve as a reference for students as well as for professionals and scientists in the fields of geodesy, surveying engineering, navigation, and related disciplines.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » GLONASS - GNSS - GPS (Satellitengeodäsie) - Galileo - Höhenstimmung - Kartographie - Koordinatenberechnung - Navigation - Vermessung - altitude determination - cartography - geodesy - satellite

Related subjects » Geographical Information Systems - Geophysics & Geodesy

Table of contents 

Reference systems.- Satellite orbits.- Satellite signals.- Observables.- Mathematical models for positioning.- Data processing.- Data transformation.- GPS.- Glonass.- Galileo.- More on GNSS.- Applications.- Conclusion and outlook.

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