TAG: Research Roundup

Indian Ocean (Jan. 2, 2005): A village near the coast of Sumatra lays in ruin after the Tsunami that struck South East Asia. (Photo: U.S. Navy/Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Philip A. McDaniel)

GPS data help warn of rare tsunamis

March 6, 2020

An AI model developed at MIT and Qatar Computing Research Institute that uses only satellite imagery to automatically tag road features in digital maps could improve GPS navigation, especially in countries with limited map data. (Image: Google Maps/MIT News)

AI helps create street maps from satellite imagery

March 5, 2020

The 18,000-container-capacity CMA CGM Kuergelen. (Photo: CMA CGM)

Research Roundup: Focus on maritime

January 15, 2020

A new system enables interconnected smart devices to cooperatively pinpoint their positions in noisy, GPS-denied environments. (Image: Christine Daniloff, MIT)

Research Roundup: Soft information for IoT positioning

November 19, 2019

In February 2016, the USGS rolled out the second-generation ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning test system in California. The diagram shows how the system would operate. (Image: USGS)

Research Roundiup: Early earthquake warnings: GNSS could enable 10-second alerts

July 31, 2019

Threshold marking detection: Extracted contours (blue), convex hulls (cyan), rotated rectangles (white), centroids of rectangles (red), horizontal line that crosses the most remaining candidates (magenta), base points of the threshold marking bars (orange), identified contours of the threshold marking and baseline (green). (Image: Authors)

Research Roundup: Autonomous aircraft landings

July 30, 2019

Testbed with UAVlite, Rx antennas 1 and 2 and the multistation. (Image: Authors)

Research Roundup: Using UAVs as GNSS satellites

July 25, 2019

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Image: GPS World

Using consumer-grade sensors for precise positioning

May 10, 2019