GPS Solutions

, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 263–267

ISACCO: an Italian project to monitor the high latitudes ionosphere by means of GPS receivers

  • Giorgiana De Franceschi
  • Lucilla Alfonsi
  • Vincenzo Romano
Eye on the Ionosphere

Keywords

Ionospheric irregularities High latitude scintillation GPS receiver 

References

  1. De Franceschi G, Romano V, Alfonsi L, Perrone L, Pezzopane M, Zolesi B (2003) ISACCO (Ionospheric Scintillations Arctic Campaign Coordinated Observations) project at Ny-Ålesund, In: Proceedings of “atmospheric remote sensing using satellite navigation systems, special symposium of the URSI Joint Working Group FG”, Matera, Italy, October 2003Google Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giorgiana De Franceschi
    • 1
  • Lucilla Alfonsi
    • 1
  • Vincenzo Romano
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e VulcanologiaRomeItaly

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