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    • A Kinematic campaign to evaluate EGNOS 1046 maritime service 

      Ibáñez Segura, Deimos; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; González Casado, Guillermo; Alonso Alonso, María Teresa; López-Salcedo, José Antonio; Jia, Huamin; Pancorbo, Fransico Javier; García, Carlos; Martín, Irene; Abadía, Santos Rodrigo (ION Publications (The Institute of navigation), 2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSSs) have improved the efficiency and accuracy of transportation means. In terms of safety, the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay System (EGNOS) is providing vertical and ...
    • A method for scintillation characterization using geodetic receivers operating at 1 Hz 

      Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Aragón Ángel, Maria Angeles; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo; Rovira Garcia, Adrià (2017-05-08)
      Article
      Open Access
      Ionospheric scintillation produces strong disruptive effects on global navigation satellite system (GNSS) signals, ranging from degrading performances to rendering these signals useless for accurate navigation. The current ...
    • A methodology to assess ionospheric models for GNSS 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo; Ibáñez Segura, Deimos (2015)
      Conference lecture
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    • A new approach to improve satellite clock estimates, removing the inter-day jumps 

      Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; González Casado, Guillermo; Ventura Traveset, Javier; Cacciapuoti, Luigi; Schoenemann, Erik (2020)
      Conference report
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      Time synchronization is one of the main applications of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS). Indeed, GNSS satellites are equipped with highly stable atomic clocks, which can be used as clock references. In particular, ...
    • A real-time world-wide ionospheric model for single and multi-frequency precise navigation 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume (The Institute of Navigation, 2014)
      Conference lecture
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      The ionosphere plays an important role in satellite-based navigation, either in standard navigation, with single frequency mass-market receivers, or in precise navigation, with dual frequency receivers. In this work, the ...
    • A Worldwide ionospheric model for fast precise point positioning 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-03-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      Fast precise point positioning (Fast-PPP) is a satellite-based navigation technique using an accurate real-time ionospheric modeling to achieve high accuracy quickly. In this paper, an end-to-end performance assessment of ...
    • AATR an ionospheric activity indicator specifically based on GNSS measurements 

      Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; González Casado, Guillermo; Ibáñez Segura, Deimos; Orús Pérez, Raul (2018-03-01)
      Article
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      This work reviews an ionospheric activity indicator useful for identifying disturbed periods affecting the performance of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS). This index is based in the Along Arc TEC Rate (AATR) and ...
    • Accuracy of ionospheric models used in GNSS and SBAS: methodology and analysis 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo; Ibáñez Segura, Deimos (2016-03-01)
      Article
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      © 2015, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. The characterization of the accuracy of ionospheric models currently used in global navigation satellite systems (GNSSs) is a long-standing issue. The characterization remains a ...
    • Assessing the quality of ionospheric models through GNSS positioning error: methodology and results 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Ibáñez Segura, Deimos; Orús Pérez, Raul; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo (2020-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Single-frequency users of the global navigation satellite system (GNSS) must correct for the ionospheric delay. These corrections are available from global ionospheric models (GIMs). Therefore, the accuracy of the GIM is ...
    • Assessment of Ionospheric Corrections Algorithms Using the GNSS Laboratory Tool Suite (gLAB): From STEC to Navigation Performance 

      Aragón Ángel, Maria Angeles; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Ibáñez Segura, Deimos (ION Publications (The Institute of navigation), 2020)
      Conference report
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      Users of the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) using a single-frequency receiver need to use an Ionospheric Correction Algorithm (ICA) to compensate the delay introduced by the Ionosphere on radio waves. The European ...
    • Automated GPS Signal-in-Space anomalies monitoring over more than 11 years 

      Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; López de Echazarreta, Carlos; González Casado, Guillermo; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Alonso Alonso, María Teresa; Ibáñez Segura, Deimos (ION Publications (The Institute of navigation), 2019)
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    • Climatology of High and Low Latitude Scintillation in the Last Solar Cycle by Means of the Geodetic Detrending Technique 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; González Casado, Guillermo; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Orús Pérez, Raul (ION Publications (The Institute of navigation), 2020)
      Conference report
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      Signals from a Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) can be disturbed along the propagation ray path from the satellites to the receivers. The presence of irregularities in the electron density in the near-Earth space ...
    • Consolidation and assessment of a technique to provide fast and precise point positioning (Fast-PPP) 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-01-21)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      The research of this paper-based dissertation is focused on the Fast Precise Point Positioning (Fast-PPP) technique. The novelty relies on using an accurate ionosphere model, in combination with the standard precise satellite ...
    • Design, implementation and testing of GPS data processing modules for GNSS navigation 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-01)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
    • EGNOS 1046 maritime service assessment 

      Ibáñez Segura, Deimos; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Alonso Alonso, María Teresa; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; González Casado, Guillermo; López Martínez, Manuel (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The present contribution evaluates how the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay System (EGNOS) meets the International Maritime Organization (IMO) requirements established in its Resolution A.1046 for navigation in ...
    • Experiments on the Ionospheric Models in GNSS 

      Vinh, La The; Quang, Phuong Xuan; García Rigo, Alberto; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Ibáñez Segura, Deimos (2013)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      In GNSS, one of the main error sources of the Standard Positioning Service (SPS) is introduced by the ionosphere. Although this error can be cancelled by combining two signals at different frequencies, most of the ...
    • Fast precise point positioning: a system to provide corrections for single and multi-frequency navigation 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo; Bertran Albertí, Eduardo (2016-09)
      Article
      Open Access
      Fast Precise Point Positioning (Fast-PPP) provides Global Navigation Satellite System corrections in real-time. Satellite orbits and clock corrections are shown to be accurate to a few centimeters and a few tenths of a ...
    • Fast-PPP assessment in European and equatorial region near the solar cycle maximum 

      Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume (2014)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
    • Feasibility of precise navigation in high and low latitude regions under scintillation conditions 

      Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Barbosa, José; Blanch Llosa, Estefania; Altadill, David; Orús Pérez, Raul (2018-02-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      Scintillation is one of the most challenging problems in Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) navigation. This phenomenon appears when the radio signal passes through ionospheric irregularities. These irregularities ...
    • Galileo broadcast ephemeris and clock errors analysis: 1 January 2017 to 31 July 2020 

      Alonso Alonso, María Teresa; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Rovira Garcia, Adrià; González Casado, Guillermo (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-11-29)
      Article
      Open Access
      A preliminary analysis of Galileo F/NAV broadcast Clock and Ephemeris is performed in this paper with 43 months of data. Using consolidated Galileo Receiver Independent Exchange (RINEX) navigation files, automated navigation ...