Session E2b: Advanced Processing of Signals of Opportunity for Positioning, Navigation and Timing


Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Time: 1:45 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
In-Person presenters in this session may provide pre-recorded presentations for viewing by registered attendees.

Session Chairs

Dr. Kan Wang
National Time Service Center (NTSC), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Halim Lee
Yonsei University

Track Chair

Dr. Rong Yang
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

In-Person Presentations
These presentations will be given in-person at the conference. Presenters will provide a pre-recorded presentation for on-demand viewing by virtual attendees.
1:50 Pathfinder - a Portable LEO Satellite-based Navigation System : Lars Weimer, Danny Stirtz, Cantwell Carson, esc Aerospace US, Inc.
2:12 Single-Antenna Low Earth Orbit Signal Simulator for Hardware in the Loop Testing : Samuel A McDougal and Scott M. Martin, Auburn University
2:35 Proof-of-Concept of Dedicated Aerial 5G and GNSS Testbed for Enhanced Hybrid Positioning : José A. del Peral-Rosado, Patric Nolle, Fabian Rothmaier, Airbus Defence and Space; Sara M. Razavi, Gustav Lindmark, Deep Shrestha, Fredrik Gunnarsson, Ericsson Research; Sagar Parsawar, Rakesh Mundlamuri, Florian Kaltenberger, Eurecom; Niilo Sirola, Olli Särkkä, Uzair A. Noman, Juha Roström, Kim Vaarala, Pasi Miettinen, Exafore; Stefano Garlaschi, Luca Canzian, Qascom; Huseyin Babaroglu, Elizaveta Rastorgueva-Foi, Matias Turunen, Jukka Talvitie, Tampere University; Detlef Flachs, Airbus Defence and Space
2:58 Hybridization of GNSS and 5G Measurement for Assured Positioning, Navigation and Timing : Alejandro Gonzalez-Garrido, Jorge Querol and Symeon Chatzinotas, Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, SnT, University of Luxembourg
4:00 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Navigation using Carrier Phase Measurements from Multi-Constellation LEO Satellites : Sharbel Kozhaya and Zak (Zaher) M. Kassas, University of California, Irvine
4:23 LTE NLOS Navigation and Channel Characterization : Russ Whiton, Lund University, Volvo Car Corporation; Junshi Chen, Lund University, Terranet AB; Fredrik Tufvesson, Lund University
4:46 Improved Outdoor Target Tracking via EKF-based GNSS/UWB Tight Integration with Online Time Synchronisation : Oliviero Vouch, Yihan Guo, Simone Zocca, Alex Minetto, and Fabio Dovis, Department of Electronics and Telecommunications (DET), Politecnico di Torino
5:08 Calculating Lower Bounds within the PyTorch Framework : Lars Grundhöfer, German Aerospace Center Nis Meinert, Pasteur Labs Filippo Giacomo Rizzi, German Aerospace Center Stefan Gewies, German Aerospace Center
Alternate Presentations
Alternate presentations may be given in-person at the conference if other authors are unable to present. Alternate Presenters will provide a pre-recorded presentation for on-demand viewing by virtual attendees.
1. Sub-meter Accurate UAV Navigation with 5G Downlink Signals Exploiting Network Synchronization : Jamil A. Haidar-Ahmad, Ali A. Abdallah, and Zak (Zaher) M. Kassas, University of California, Irvine
2. Precise Positioning for Mass-Market: Optimal Data Dissemination Demonstrator : Paul Chambon, Raphaël Baucry, Delphine Isambert - Exagone-Teria; Xavier Leblan, Giuseppe Rotondo, Fabien Galtier - Guide; Christopher Perschke, Jannes Wübbena - Geo++; Samar Kaddouri - ATDI; Florin-Catalin - ESA.
3. Analysis of Long-Range LTE Radio-SLAM Navigation Approximated as a Periodic System : Dawson Beatty and Mark L. Psiaki, Virginia Tech
4. Ultra-Low Power Timing Circuit (ULP-TC) : Lars Weimer, Danny Stirtz, Dr. Cantwell Carson, esc Aerospace US, Inc.
5. Angle of Arrival System Using Doppler of 1090 MHz ADS-B Signal for Alternative Position, Navigation, and Timing : Chieh-Mao Cheng, Shau-Shiun Jan, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Virtual Presentations
Pre-recorded presentations will become available for viewing by registered attendees on Wednesday, September 21.
  A 5G/GNSS Integrated Positioning Method : Chengming Jin, Wee Peng Tay, Kai Zhao, Keck Voon Ling, and Kok Kee Sin, Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  GNSS-5G fusion Positioning in LOS/NLOS Environments via Interacting Multiple Model (IMM) : Chao Sun, Lu Bai, Andrew Dempster, Hongbo Zhao, Wenquan Feng, Beihang University & University of New South Wales
  LTE Transmitter Location and Clock State Estimation: Simulated and Real Measurements Using the SSS and CRS Signals : Markel Arizabaleta-Diez, Muhammad Subhan Hameed, Thomas Pany, Universität der Bundeswehr München (UniBw M)
  Performance Evaluation of Information Theoretic Criteria-based Path Number Estimators for Cellular-based Positioning with Dense Multipath : Pai Wang and Di He, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  Visibility of LEO Satellites Under Different Ground Network Distributions : Kan Wang, Xuhai Yang, National Time Service Center (STSC), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, (UCAS); Ahmed El-Mowafy, School of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Curtin University

Free Time in Exhibit Hall • 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.