eCite Digital Repository

Virtual RINEX: Science or fiction?

Citation

Janssen, V and McElroy, S, Virtual RINEX: Science or fiction?, Position Magazine: the australasian magazine of surveying, mapping and geoinformation, South Pacific Science Press, Australia, October/November, 2013, pp. 38-41. (2013) [Magazine Article]


Preview
PDF
576Kb
  

Copyright Statement

Copyright 2013 Intermedia Group Pty Ltd.

Official URL: http://www.intermedia.com.au/print/news-item/posit...

Abstract

Most high-precision Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)users regularly employ and enjoy Network Real Time Kinematic (NRTK) for a wide variety of applications. However, many users often forget that it is also possible to benefit from network-based GNSS corrections for old-fashioned postprocessing applications. This is achieved through the use of Virtual RINEX data. Simply put, Virtual RINEX is a method of archiving NRTK data to a file for post-processing instead of broadcasting the data in real time. In this article we present an initial investigation into the quality of Virtual RINEX data using some classical baseline processing techniques. Our two study areas incorporate a small and a large NRTK cell that are often encountered in urban and rural Continuously Operating Reference Station (CORS) networks, respectively.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Research Division:Engineering
Research Group:Geomatic Engineering
Research Field:Geodesy
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Other Environment
Objective Field:Environment not elsewhere classified
Author:Janssen, V (Dr Volker Janssen)
ID Code:87321
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Geography and Environmental Studies
Deposited On:2013-11-13
Last Modified:2014-05-28
Downloads:201 View Download Statistics

Repository Staff Only: item control page