PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME 
Last update: 15 February 2013

ESA INTERNATIONAL SUMMERSCHOOL ON GNSS 2013

in conjunction with the
JRC SUMMERSCHOOL ON GNSS



and in cooperation with

Stanford University
Institut Supérieur de l’Aeronautique et de l’Espace (ISAE), Toulouse
Graz University of Technology
University FAF Munich

supported by the
                  Swiss Space Office (SSO) and the Swiss Space Center (SSC)         

           
                        
                      
         

Monday, 15 July 2013  
17:00  Opening
  Welcome by the Swiss Host - Johann Richard, Swiss Space Office

Welcome by ESA, JRC and the Summer School Directors

17:45  Inauguration Lecture 
Clocks Made in Switzerland 
Pascal Rochat, Spectratime, Neuchatel 
19.00
Welcome Reception and Dinner
   
Tuesday, 16 July 2013
09.00 – 10.30
Lecture
Basics of Satellite Navigation – Part 1
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof,
University of Graz, Austria
10.30 – 11.00
Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.30
 
Lecture
Basics of Satellite Navigation – Part 2
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof
12.30 – 14.00
Lunch
14.00 – 15.30
 
Lecture
Carrier Phase Positioning
Prof. Dr. Gerard Lachapelle
University of Calgary, Canada
15.30 – 16.00
Coffee Break
16.00 – 18.15
Lecture
Ionospheric and Tropospheric Effects on GNSS 
Dr. Bertram Arbesser-Rastburg
European Space Agency
18.30 – 19.30 
 
Introduction to Project Work
Opening of the Students´ Project Work and Competition
Dr. Jeff Austin
Founder and President, Austin Associates, San Antonio, Texas, USA
An International Leadership and Team Development Consortium
19.30
Dinner
   
Wednesday, 17 July 2012
09.00 – 10.30
 
Lecture
GNSS Signals and Receivers – Part 1
Dr. Christopher J. Hegarty
The MITRE Corporation, Boston, MA, USA
10.30 - 11.00
Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.30
Lecture 
GNSS Signals and Receivers – Part 2
Dr. Christopher J. Hegarty
12.30 – 14.00
Lunch
14.00 – 15.30
 
Lecture
Leadership: Engineering People Processes and Systems in a Project Environment
Dr. Jeff Austin
16.00 – 16.30
Coffee Break
16.30 – 18.30 
 
Leadership (Cont’d) and Project Work Coaching
Dr. Jeff Austin
19.30
Dinner
   
Thursday, 18 July 2013   
   
09.00 - 10.30
Lecture
GNSS RF Link Performance 
Prof. Michel Bousquet
Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace (ISAE), Toulouse
10:30-11:00   Coffee break
11.00 – 12.30
 
Lecture
Satellite Communications and Satellite Based Augmentation Systems
Prof. Michel Bousquet
12.30 – 14.00
Lunch
14.00 – 15.30
 
Lecture 
Celestial Mechanics and Orbit Determination applied to GNSS and using GNSS
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Beutler
University of Berne, Switzerland
15.30 – 16.00
Coffee Break
16.00 – 17.30
 
Lecture
Earth System Monitoring with GNSS
Prof. Dr. Markus Rothacher
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zürich, Switzerland
19.30                 
Dinner
   
Friday, 19 July 2013
   
09.00 - 10.30
Lecture
Interference Mitigation and Detection 
Dr. Daniele Borio
Joint Research Centre (JRC), EC, Ispra, Italy
10.30 – 11.00
Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.30
 
Lecture
Navigation in GNSS Denied Environments
Prof. Dr. Gerard Lachapelle
12.30 – 14.00
Lunch
14.00 – 15.30
 
Workshop Part 1
The ESA/UPC GNSS Lab Tool
Prof. Dr. Jaume Sanz Subirana
Politechnical University of Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain 
16.00 – 16.30
Coffee Break
16.30 – 18.00
 
Workshop Part 2
The ESA/UPC GNSS Lab Tool
Prof. Dr. Jaume Sanz Subirana
Politechnical University of Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain 
19.30
Dinner
   
Saturday, 20 July 2013 
   

Free - For your own
   
Sunday, 21 July 2013
  Full day tour
   
08: 45  Meeting at the reception with Tour Guides. 
09:00  Departure

Walking/ Hiking
   
10:30 – 12:00 

Cheese making Demonstration at the Clavadeleralp
http://www.clavadeleralp.ch 
Be there live during the production of a fine alpine cheese!
   
12:00 – 14:00  Lunch at the Clavadeleralp. 
   
  Walking/ Hiking
   
16:00 – 18:00 

Chocolate Making Workshop at Schneider’s + coffee & cake at the end.
http://www.schneiders-davos.ch 

The chocolate course includes: 
-          making of your own chocolate bar 
-          wrapping 
-          a tour of the chocolate production hall 
-          a cup of coffee or tea and a piece of a nutcake at the end.
   
   
Monday, 22 July 2013
   
09.00 - 10.30
 
Workshop
Lab on GNSS Signal Processing. Part 1, the Acquisition Process
Dr. Michele Bavaro and Dr. Daniele Borio
Joint Research Centre (JRC), EC, Ispra, Italy
10.30 – 11.00
Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.30
 
Workshop
Lab on GNSS Signal Processing. Part 2., Signal Tracking (part I)
Dr. Michele Bavaro and Dr. Daniele Borio
12.30 – 14.00
Lunch
14.00 – 15.30
 
Workshop
Lab on GNSS Signal Processing. Part 3. , Signal Tracking (part II)
Dr. Michele Bavaro and Dr. Daniele Borio
15.30 – 16.00 
Coffee Break
16.00 – 19.00
  
Project Work 
Dr. Jeff Austin 
19.30 
Dinner
   
Tuesday, 23 July 2013
   
09.00 - 10.30
 
Lecture
GNSS/INS Sensor Fusion – Part 1
Prof. Dr. Bernd Eissfeller
University FAF Munich, Germany
10.30 – 11.00
Coffee Break 
11.00 – 12.30
 
Lecture
GNSS/INS Sensor Fusion – Part 2
Prof. Dr. Bernd Eissfeller
12.30 – 14.00
Lunch
14.00 – 15.30

Lecture
Become a GNSS Entrepreneur – Plan your Business for a Successful Start-up
Dipl. Ing. Frank Salzgeber
European Space Agency
15.30 – 16.00
Coffee Break
16.00 – 17.00
and 
17.00 – 18.00
Lectures
IPR and Patents in GNSS
Liability Issues in GNSS
Prof. Dr. René Oosterlinck
Guest Professor Space Law, University of Ghent, Belgium
18.00 – 19.00
Project Work
19.30
Dinner
   
Wednesday, 24 July 2013
   
09.00 - 10.30
Lecture
Green Applications of GNSS (Environmental Sensing, Aviation and Arctic Navigation) 
Prof. Dr. Per Enge
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
10.30 – 11.00
Coffee Break 
11.00 – 12.30 
 
Lecture
Multi-Frequency Multi-System GNSS & SBAS – Part 1 
Prof. Dr. Guenter W. Hein 
European Space Agency
12.30 – 14.00
 Lunch
14.00 – 15.00
 
Lecture
Multi-Frequency Multi-System GNSS & SBAS – Part 2 
Prof. Dr. Guenter W. Hein 
European Space Agency
15.00 – 15.30
Coffee Break
15.30 – 16.30
Lecture
Evolution of GNSS for Aviation (ARAIM & APNT)
Prof. Dr. Per Enge 
16.30 – 19.00
Project Work: Presentations Preparation
Dr. Jeff Austin
19.30
Farewell Dinner
   
Thursday, 25 July 2012
   
09.00 – 11.30
Student Presentations on Project Work
11.30 – 12.30
Awards of Student Competition and Closing
12.30 – 14.00
Lunch
   
   
 







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