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In September 2011, the Satellite Network of Experts organized this year's SatNExIII Summer School in Siena, Italy. The summer school is well known for it's excellent talks about recent topics in satellite communication like "exploitation of Q/V bands", "Delay Tolerant Networking" or…

The Institute for Communications and Navigation is very happy to welcom Dr. Gabriele Giorgi as a new member of the team. Dr. Giorgi received his Bachelor and Master degree from the University of Rome "La Sapienza". Subsequently he was at TU Delft for his graduation in the field of…

Patrick Henkel received the "Vodafone Förderpreis für Natur- und Ingenieurwissenschaften" of the Vodafone research foundation for his excellent dissertation on reliable carrier phase positioning on May 16, 2011. The award included a plaque and a prize money of 5.000 €. …

Patryk Jurkowski and Patrick Henkel have received the Bavarian regional prize in the European Satellite Navigation Competition for a "DIfferential carrier phase receiver system with extremely reliable integer ambiguity resolution". The prize includes an incentive funding of 35000 €…

Patryk Jurkowski has received a travel grant of the Institute of Navigation (ION) for presenting a paper on "Baseline constrained ambiguity resolution with multiple frequencies" at the International Technical Meeting (ITM) in San Diego in January 2011.

On the second and third of November 2010, a group of seven students from different High-Schools in and around Munich visited the Institute for Communications and Navigation. On these two days they had the chance to delve into the topic of satellite navigation. Together with the…

Zhibo Wen has received the "Leo-Brandt-Preis - DGON Master of Navigaton" from the German Institute of Navigation (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Ortung und Navigation, DGON) for his excellent master thesis on the Estimation of Code and Phase Biases in Satellite Navigation. A brief…

We are glad to congratulate Patrick Henkel for his excellent graduation as Dr.-Ing. (PhD) from the TU München. His doctoral defense took place on Monday, September 6, 2010 at the TU München. On the picture below he's surrounded by his doctoral advisers. From left to right: Prof.…

On January the 11th, a German radio station, the Deutschlandfunk, came to our antenna facility at Raisting to interview the members of SSIMUC and report about their work contributing to the ESMO mission. The radio broadcast and the corresponding report can be found at this link . …