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GPS Signal Integrity Dependencies on Atomic Clocks

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Author(s)

Marc A. Weiss, Pradipta Shome, Ron Beard

Abstract

The problem of signal integrity for GPS satellites is discussed. In particular, there is a need for characterizing peak deviation of GPS clocks from prediction. Results from a preliminary study of two GPS clocks tested on the ground show that the distribution of peak deviations from prediction cannot be assumed to be Gaussian.
Proceedings Title
Proc. PTTI Mtg.
Conference Title
Precise Time and Time Interval Planning and Applications Meeting

Keywords

Gaussian distribution, GPS, integrity, optimal prediction, peak deviation

Citation

Weiss, M. , Shome, P. and Beard, R. (2006), GPS Signal Integrity Dependencies on Atomic Clocks, Proc. PTTI Mtg., [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=50511 (Accessed July 22, 2024)

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Created December 5, 2006, Updated February 17, 2017