3 Oct 2019
Seminar on Introduction to GNSS
Resource Person : Mr. Bharathidasan and Ms. S. Sangeetha
Date : 3rd October 2019
Time : 11.00 AM to 02.00 PM
Venue : Seminar Hall – 4, ACSCE
No. of Participants : 30 (ASE), III Semester Students + Three AS Staffs, 27 (ASE), V Semester Students.
About the Visit
The Seminar titled “Introduction to GNSS” was organized to enrich the knowledge of Aerospace students to get exposure on Global Navigation Satellite Systems and its applications to various fields.
The program was started at 11.00 AM with the welcome speech by HOD/AS and followed by introduction of the resource person Mr. Bharathidasan and Ms. S. Sangeetha (Accord Software and Systems Ltd) by Mr. J. Siva, Asst. Prof. ASE. The resource person handled an interactive session about the fundamentals of GPS, Glonass, IRNSS, Compass, QZSS and Galileo. The contents of this talk were related to navigation systems and its applications in civil and defence sector. The resource person shared the information about the importance of the following aspects and also hands on experience was given in multi view GNSS receiver manufactured by Accord.
- Satellite visibility
- Position estimation.
- Data extraction
- Internships, Placements and Projects
- GNSS Simulator
In between interaction with students and questionnaire to test the ability of students and the resource person motivated the students to enrich their skills. The students were expressed that this program was highly useful to them to develop their career in avionics field. Finally, the seminar was ended with vote of thanks by Ms. Sushmitha Asst. Prof.