GPS buoys

Specification

 

  • Topcon GB1000 GPS Receiver as rover
  • Trimble 4000SE GPS Receiver as base station
  • Buoy body constructed by Behrenswerft in Hamburg

 

Application

 

  • The GPS buoys are used as a differential GPS, whereas the data of the rover (GPS buoy) will be corrected with the data of the fixed positioned base station.
  • We use this system to estimate the water level and the flow direction in the river and floodplain.

 

 

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Contact

Heiko Thoss
Technician
Dipl.-Geophys. Heiko Thoss
Hydrology
Telegrafenberg
Building C 4, Room 2.19
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1544
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Viet Dung Nguyen
Scientist
Dr. Viet Dung Nguyen
Hydrology
Telegrafenberg
Building C 4, Room 2.07
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-28784
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Heiko Apel
Scientist
Dr. Heiko Apel
Hydrology
Telegrafenberg
Building C 4, Room 2.31
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1538
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