About Frank Van Diggelen

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Frank Van Diggelen leads the Android Location Team at Google in Mountain View, California. He is also a consulting professor at Stanford University, Stanford, California, where he created an online GPS course, offered free through Stanford University and Coursera. Van Diggelen is the inventor of coarse-time GNSS navigation, and co-inventor of the extended ephemeris concept for assisted-GNSS (A-GNSS). He holds over 80 issued U.S. patents on A-GNSS. He is the author A-GPS, the first textbook on A-GNSS. He received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Cambridge University, England.

Posts by Frank Van Diggelen

Innovation: Precise positioning using raw GPS measurements from Android smartphones Posted on 07 Nov 2016 in the From the Magazine & Innovation & Mobile categories.

Precision GNSS for everyone
In this month’s column, we take a look at some initial efforts to independently process smartphone measurements. How good are the results? Read on. Read more»