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Theory of GNSS Radio Occultation

  • Shuanggen Jin
  • Estel Cardellach
  • Feiqin Xie
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Part of the Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing book series (RDIP, volume 19)

Abstract

In this chapter, a brief history of the radio occultation remote sensing technique is introduced. The physical principles of GNSS radio occultation (RO) technique are discussed, and the detailed GNSS RO processing steps are presented finally

Keywords

Global Position System Global Navigation Satellite System Global Navigation Satellite System Ionospheric Delay Radio Occultation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shuanggen Jin
    • 1
  • Estel Cardellach
    • 2
  • Feiqin Xie
    • 3
  1. 1.Shanghai Astronomical ObservatoryChinese Academy of SciencesShanghaiChina People’s Republic
  2. 2.Institut d’Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (ICE/IEEC-CSIC)BarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.Texas A&M University-Corpus ChristiCorpus ChristiUSA

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