Radio Navigation

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Course title: Radio Navigation

Code: 3ФЕИТ10З030

Number of credits (ECTS): 6

Weekly number of classes: 3+1+1+0

Prerequisite for enrollment of the subject: None

Course Goals (acquired competencies): The students will obtain basic knowledge of the principles of radio navigation and positioning,  terestrial and satelite navigation sustems. Also they will obtain knowledge about the basic applications of the navigation systems.

Total available number of classes: 180

Course Syllabus: Introduction to positioning methods. Determination of position in signlestation and multistation systems. Radionavigation. Hyperbolic systems Loran, Decca, Dectra, Omega. Avionics navigation and landing systems NDB, VAR, VOR/DME, TACAN, ILS, MLS. Terrestrial radio-localization systems: cellular positioning (GSM, UMTS), short-range systems for indoor positioning (WiFi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, UWB, RF-ID). Satellite radio navigation. Global satellite navigation systems (GNSS) GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, Beidou. Safety demands and performance of navigation systems. Applications of GNSS systems.

Literature:

Required Literature

No.

Author

Title

Publisher

Year

1

P. Misra,  P. EngeGlobal Positioning System, Signals Measurements, and PerformanceGanga-Jamuna Press2006

2

Ivan G. PetrovskiGPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and BeiDou for Mobile Devices: From Instant to Precise PositioningCambridge University Press2014

3

B.Wellenhof, K. Legat, M. WieserNavigation, Principles of Positioning and GuidanceSpringer-Verlag2003

Additional Literature

No.

Author

Title

Publisher

Year

1

B. Wellenhof, H. Lichtenegger, E. WasleGNSS – Global Navigation Satellite Systems: GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and moreSpringer2008

2

F. Van DiggelenA-GPS: Assisted GPS, GNSS and SBASArtech Housе2009

3

A. KüpperLocation-based Services. Fundamentals and OperationWiley2005