Session C5a: Frontiers of Radionavigation: Signals of Opportunity, 5G, LEO, and Beyond


Date: Thursday, April 27, 2023
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Session Chairs:
Dr. Jeffrey Hebert
Air Force Research Laboratory
Dr. Gonzalo Seco Granados
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Cooperative Radio Navigation for Robotic Exploration: Evaluation of a Space-Analogue Mission: Robert Pöhlmann, Siwei Zhang, Emanuel Staudinger, Armin Dammann, Institute of Communications and Navigation, German Aerospace Center (DLR); Peter A. Hoeher, Faculty of Engineering, University of Kiel
Joint Detection and Tracking Starlink Satellite OFDM Downlink Signals: Mohammad Neinavaie and Zak (Zaher) M. Kassas, The Ohio State University
OTFS Enabled RIS-Aided Localization: Fundamental Limits and Potential Drawbacks: Don-Roberts Emenonye, Harpreet S. Dhillon, and R. Michael Buehrer, Virginia Tech
PNT as a Service (PNTaaS): Providing a Resilient Back-up to GPS by Leveraging Broadband Satellite Constellations and Ground Infrastructure: Alison Brown, Dien Nguyen, Tom Silva, Jarrett Redd, Adrin Linan, NAVSYS Corporation
Simulations Using LEO-PNT Systems: Latest Developments: Fabricio S. Prol, M. Zahidul H. Bhuiyan, Sanna Kaasalainen, Dept. of Navigation and Positioning, Finnish Geospatial Research Institute, National Land Survey of Finland; Elena S. Lohan, Electrical Engineering Unit, Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences, Tampere University; Jaan Praks, Dept. of Radio Science and Engineering, Aalto University; Heidi Kuusniemi, Tampere University and Digital Economy Research Platform, University of Vaasa
Weak Signal Acquisition and Tracking of the Starlink Ku-Band Downlink to Enable Global PNT: Zacharias M. Komodromos, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin; Wenkai Qin, Todd E. Humphreys, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The University of Texas at Austin

12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Awards Luncheon (late arrivals cannot be served after 12:30 p.m.)