Über den Autor
Mr. Doberstein is currently President of DKD Instruments. DKD Instruments primary product has been RF test equipment. DKD Instruments is a leader in the field of small and portable RF test equipment. DKD Instruments has also introduced a variety of new RF signal processing components from frequency multipliers to bandpass filters.
Part I.- Fundamental Concepts of Distance Measurement Using Synchronized Clocks.- Introduction to the Global Positioning System.- GPS Signal Structure and Use.- Solving for SV Position.- Solving for User Position.- Part II.- GPS Receiver Hardware Fundamentals.- Functional Implementation of a GPS Receiver.- Part III.- GPS Time and Frequency Reception.- The Zarlink 12 GPS Receiver.- Carrier Phase Measurement & Turbo Rogue Receiver.- JPL Turbo Rogue Receiver.- The L2C Signal.- Appendix A: Sliding Correlatiors, Delay Based Descriminators and Processing Gain with GPS Applications.- Appendix B: Pseudo Random Binary Codes and the C/A Code Generator.- Appendix C: BPSK Modulators and Demodulators.- Appendix D: Subframe Format.- Appendix E: Glossary.
Explains how GPS works from the basics through operation and implementation of the GPS 100SC receiver, a custom single-channel receiver
Delivers complete details of a functional design with detailed schematics plus all CAD files
Offers a full chapter on the ZARLINK chip set, an open software source receiver and new material on the Turbo Rogue receiver designed by JPL