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Birds Flight Analysis using GNSS Signals

Nunes, F. ; Marçal, J. M.

Birds Flight Analysis using GNSS Signals, Proc Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Aveiro, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 4, September, 2015.

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Abstract
The paper proposes a method to estimate simultaneously
a bird’s flight and wingtip dynamics based solely on the
processing of GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) signals
like GPS. In order to estimate the wingtip velocities relative to
a coordinate frame moving with the bird, we use a bank of two
independent extended Kalman filters with different dynamics parameters
driven by the same sequence of pseudoranges generated
by a bank of Hatch filters.