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IGS Network Workshop 2000 Proceedings


Proceedings of the 2000 Network Workshop were featured in a special edition of Physics and Chemistry of the Earth A, Vol. 26 Nos. 6-8, 2001.


IGS Network Workshop 2000 Agenda

Last updated 7 July 2000
Extended abstracts according to the guidelines must be mailed to Angelyn Moore by 23:59 UTC on 7 July. 
Papers for which an extended abstract has been received will have a green background in these tables!


Invited spoken presentations

Wednesday, 12 July 2000
9:00-9:25 Opening Remarks

Welcome from Statens Kartverk: Bjorn Engen

Welcome from the IGS: Christoph Reigber

Opening Remarks: Angelyn Moore

Practical Details: Hans-Peter Plag

Real-time Analysis Center Issues, Now and Future: Gendt, Zumberge
9:25-9:45 An Overview of COST Action 716 (Extended abstract) G. Elgered
9:45-10:05 Position Paper G. Gendt and J. Zumberge
10:05-10:25 COST and the IGS (Extended abstract) H. VanderMarel
10:25-10:45 SuomiNet: A GPS Network for Real-time Atmospheric Sensing R. Ware
10:45-11:00 break
11:00-11:20 Occultation requirements (Extended abstract) J. Wickert
11:20-11:40 JPL real-time analysis software R. Muellerschoen
11:40-12:00 Ultrarapid products -- quality dependence on network performance T. Springer
12:00-12:20 IGS Hourly Data and Products for Near Realtime GPS/Met Applications P. Fang
12:20-12:40 Panel discussion Session conveners & authors
12:45-1400 Lunch
Network Requirements: Caissy, Gurtner
14:10-14:30 Position paper M. Caissy and W. Gurtner
14:30-14:50 The Western Canada Deformation Array: Continuous GPS Network Operations at PGC M. Schmidt
14:50-15:10 JPL and UNAVCO Network operations in light of LEO ops D. Stowers
15:10-15:30 Multipurpose GNSS network operations Hanssen, R. I.
15:30-16:00 break (+ finalize poster setup?)
16:00-16:20 Real-time Data Streaming from GPS Networks M. Jackson, C. Meertens, and C. Rocken
16:20-16:40 Data Formats (Extended abstract) A. Moore, summarizing input from several groups
16:40-17:00 Panel discussion Session conveners & authors
17:00-18:00 Poster viewing + icebreaker
Thursday, 13 July 2000
Regional operations & equipment issues: Chin, Combrinck
9:20-9:40 Position paper Chin, Combrinck
9:40-10:00 The Response of GPS Antennas -- How design, environment, and frequency affect what you see B. Schupler
10:00-10:20 GPS Receiver Tracking Performance under Ionospheric Scintillation Conditions(Extended abstract) S. Skone
10:20-10:40 GPS Site Continuity A. Niell
10:40-11:00 break
11:00-11:20 EUREF, The Regional Densification of the IGS in Europe (Extended abstract) C. Bruyninx
11:20-11:40 The Australian Regional GPS Network B. Twilley
11:40-12:00 Progress in the Crustal Movement Observation Network of China G. Gu et. al.
12:00-12:30 Panel discussion Session conveners & authors
12:45-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:30 Poster + exhibit viewing
Data systems: Noll
14:30-14:50 Data flow/Backup (Extended abstract) C. Noll
14:50-15:10 Hourly data flow H. Habrich and D. Stowers
15:10-15:30 IGLOS-PP (GLONASS Pilot Project) (Extended abstract) W. Gurtner
15:30-16:00 break
16:00-16:20 IGS Support to LEO Missions -- data systems T. Yunck
16:20-16:40 CHAMP-ISDC - The IT Project for Satellite Missions B. Ritschel
16:40-17:00 UNAVCO Community GPS Seamless Archive (GSAC) Project C. Meertens, F. Boler, L. Estey, and M. Scharber
17:00-17:30 Panel discussion Session conveners & authors
20:00 Banquet
Friday, 14 July 2000
Quality of the IGS Network: Herring, Springer
9:20-9:40 Current status of IGS station quality feedback (Extended abstract) A. Moore
9:40-10:00 Current State of IGS Analysis: Quality Assessment Herring, Springer
10:00-10:20 Radome lessons learned J. Johansson and G. Hedling
10:20-10:40 Fundamentalstations - an important key for the combination of space techniques W. Schluter
10:40-11:00 Panel discussion Session conveners & authors
11:00-11:20 Break  
11:20-12:00 Break out into working group discussions
12:00-12:25 Plenary: brief working group reports
12:25-12:40 Closing session Workshop organizers
12:45-14:00 Lunch
14:30-17:00 Wrap-up and plans Program Committee (Closed session)



Poster presentations

Carey Noll and Maurice Dube The IGS Global Data Center at the CDDIS -- an Update (Extended abstract)
Roman Galas, Christoph Reigber, and Jens Wickert H/R GPS Ground Tracking Network for CHAMP
Roman Galas and Wolfgang Koehler A Binary Exchange Format for GPS Data
M. Schmidt, H. Dragert, W. Hill, N. Courtier New GPS Monument Design for Permanent GPS Installations in the Western Canada Deformation Array
Alexander Voinov PyGPS: a GPS data processing automation package (Extended abstract)
Zinovy Malkin, Alexander Voinov Preliminary results of processing of EUREF observations using non-fiducial strategy (Extended abstract)
Iskander Gayazov, Maxim Keshin, Alexander Fominov GRAPE software for GPS data processing: first results of ERP determination(Extended abstract)
L. Estey, C. Meertens, and D. Hunt Application of BINEX and TEQC for Real-Time Data Management
O. Ruud, D. Stowers, M. Jackson, B. Perin, K. Feaux, and D. Maggert UNAVCO GPS Network Operations
J. Neumeyer Th. Nischan and M. Ramatschi Technical solutions of GFZ global GPS network
Matthijs van Domselaar, Yehuda Bock, Peng Fang, Paul Jamason and Michael Scharber Activities at the Scripps Orbit and Permanent Array Center (SOPAC)
G. Steblov and M. Kogan IGS Stations as Tectonic Tracers and Importance of Local Densification(Extended abstract)
Jan Dousa, Leos Mervart On Hourly Orbit Determination (Extended abstract)
Kees de Jong and Hans van der Marel Proposal for a Binary Receiver Independent Exchange Format (Extended abstract)
Kees de Jong and Hans van der Marel Real-time GPS and Glonass Integrity Monitoring and Reference Station Software (Extended abstract)
J. Dow, R. Zandbergen, J. Feltens, C. Garcia, I. Romero. ESA/ESOC GPS receivers. Current status and future plans.
Plag, H.-P., Kristiansen, O. Ensuring timely and consistent data delivery by automated control procedures
Plag, H.-P., Kierulf, H. P.; Kristiansen, O.; Opseth, P. E.; Rekkedal, S. Extended GPS site documentation
Geirsson, H., Arnadottir, T., and Bergsonn, H. The Icelandic Continuous GPS Network - ISGPS (Extended abstract)
Hanssen, R. I., and Opseth, P. E. The SATREF Receiver Independent Binary Exchange Format (RIBEX)
Hanssen, R. I., Halvorsen, T., and Vang, P. GNSS Data Integrity Monitor System (GDIMS)
Heroux, P. and Kouba, J A Simple GPS Precise Point Positioning Interface Using IGS Orbit Products
Faccia, R. Italian GPS Network: Operational activity of Centro di Geodesia Spaziale di Matera (Extended abstract)