Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) provides positioning, navigation and timing services for the whole world. It is the most important spatial infrastructure in the social life and military applications in modern times. The GNSS would serve people in many areas together with Remote Sensing, Geographical Information System such as disaster management, emergency response, land, aviation and maritime transportation etc.
All the courses together will give the students a full picture on satellite navigation system.
To promote students master the space segment for the GNSS, that is the satellite constellation, orbit and the payload for clock, signal source, communication and attitude control etc.
To promote students master the ground segment for the satellite maintenance, telemetry, ephemeris and almanac, and even the user segment for the applications.
To promote students master the frontier technologies on GNSS