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By measuring the time difference δt from transmission of the signal to its reception, the receiver obtains a measurement of the transit time from satellite to receiver, which yields range R. R = Cδt = (x − xs )2 + (y − ys )2 + (z − z s )2 where C is the speed of propagation of the satellitetransmitted signal and where xs , ys , z s are the coordinates of the satellite. If the receiver and satellite clocks were perfectly synchronized then, in principle, measurement of δt would yield the range from the receiver to the (known) satellite position.

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This process also may include adjustment/tuning of dynamically programmable interference rejection filters. Acquisition is the process of searching for and locating signals that have been identified during initialization. Essentially, the receiver “locks on to” a set of pulses such that the TDs between master and secondary are obtained with the greatest possible accuracy available at the operating conditions. The PGTR mode essentially minimizes various propagation errors. Tracking is the process of maintaining a fixed synchronization of the receiver with the PGTR for each signal being tracked.

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