Accession Number : ADA639916


Title :   Low-Cost Navigation Sensors and Integration Technology (Les capteurs de navigation a bas cout et la technologie d'integration)


Descriptive Note : RTO educational note


Corporate Author : NATO RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATION NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA639916


Report Date : Nov 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 6


Abstract : This Lecture Series presented the current state-of-the-art in navigation sensors and system integration technology through the improved use of advanced, low-cost navigation sensor technologies. The material presented provided an understanding of the issues faced by today's system designers. Through this Lecture Series, the technical community was updated on sensors and current integration techniques as practiced by leading experts in the field. The Lecture Series included information to bring the audience up-to-date with current practices, as well as, information on sensors, algorithms, and applications. Applications were described for navigating in difficult urban, indoor, and underground environments where typical GPS receivers do not function.


Descriptors :   *INTEGRATION , *NAVIGATION , *STATE OF THE ART , GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM , INERTIAL GUIDANCE , LOW COSTS , RADIO EQUIPMENT , TELEMETER SYSTEMS


Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Navigation and Guidance


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE