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On Atmospheric Effects on GPS Surveying

  • Jikun Ou
Conference paper
Part of the International Association of Geodesy Symposia book series (IAG SYMPOSIA, volume 115)

Abstract

The aim of this paper is to study the atmospheric effects and the mechanics of delay of radio signals, and to search for a better approach for reducing the effects of the atmosphere on GPS surveying. The stresses of our investigations are put on cases with low elevation angles and single-frequency receivers. Several important models, widely used, are tested by direct comparison of their effects on positioning with the real GPS measurement data, instead of comparison of compensation or characteristic quantities, such as TEC, etc.

Keywords

Total Electron Content Atmospheric Model Ionospheric Delay Tracking Station Atmospheric Effect 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jikun Ou
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  1. 1.Institute of Geodesy & Geophysics (IGG)Chinese Academy of SciencesWuchang, HubeiP.R. of China

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