Effect of Tropospheric Delay Irregularity in Network RTK Environment

기준국 간 대류권 지연 변칙이 네트워크 RTK에 미치는 영향

Han, Younghoon;Ko, Jaeyoung;Shin, Mi-Young;Cho, Deuk-Jae

  • Received : 2015.09.21
  • Accepted : 2015.10.28
  • Published : 2015.11.30


Network RTK generally uses a linear interpolation method by using the corrections from reference stations. This minimizes the spatial decorrelation error caused by the increase of distance between the reference station's baseline and user's baseline. However, tropospheric delay, a function of the meteorological data can cause a spatial decorrelation characteristic among reference stations within a network by local meteorological difference. A non-linear characteristic of tropospheric delay can deteriorate Network RTK performance. In this paper, the modeling of tropospheric delay irregularity is made from the data when the typhoon is occurred. By using this modeling, analyzing the effect of meteorological difference between reference stations on correction is performed. Finally, we analyze an effect of non-linear characteristics of tropospheric delay among reference stations to Network RTK user.


Tropospheric Delay Irregularity;Network RTK;Anomaly Monitoring;Meteorological Data


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