DGPS service analysis in the korean coastal ferry route

국내 연안 여객선 항로에서의 DGPS 서비스 분석

  • Kim, Young-Wan (Department of Radio Communication Engineering, Kunsan National University)
  • Received : 2014.05.24
  • Accepted : 2014.06.25
  • Published : 2014.09.30


Based on the DGPS radio wave measurement in the coast of the yellow-sea, south-sea and east-sea, the DGPS service regions in the korean coastal ferry route are analyzed in this paper. The impact of obstacles on the propagation due to the archipelago and island regions are measured and analyzed in the point of service region. The ocean-based DGPS reference stations provide the wide DGPS ocean service regions with signal strength more than $40dB{\mu}V/m$ and signal-to-noise ratio more than 10 dB. Based on the overlapping of the service regions between the DGPS reference stations, the DGPS services with good quality are provided in the coastal ferry route segments. In case of regions where the propagation obstacles are scattered, the increasingly good service can be provided under conditions of output power reinforcement and antenna efficiency enhancement.


DGPS;Coastal DGPS service;Ferry route DGPS service;DGPS radio wave measurement


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