MASTER (from DLR IKN)

Summary
Tool Name
MASTER (Multi-output Advanced Signal Test Environment for Receivers)
Short Description

MASTER is a hardware simulation tool for testing and quality assessment of GNSS receivers. Heart of the system are two modified Spirent GSS7790 Galileo and GPS constellation simulators, which provide all GPS and Galileo satellite signals at RF, IF and baseband level.

Version
N/A
Category
RF Signal generator
Test bench for receivers
Conditions of Access
Rent
Location
Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany (tool is in this fixed location)
Coordinates
48.0744, 11.263
Website
https://www.dlr.de/kn/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-17842/28174_read-73068/
Status
Operational
How to get it

Access to MASTER is open to an interested user on rental basis. The facility is located fix at the DLR-IKN lab in Oberpfaffenhofen/GER and can be operated in single-user mode only.

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Specifications
Supported GNSS Signals
GPS (SPS)
Galileo (OS, SoL, CS)
Supported frequencies
L1
L2
L5
E1/L1
E5a
E5b
Target users
Technology suppliers, developers or researchers
Receiver (module or device) suppliers
Application, Service or Terminal suppliers
Environment of uses
Open Sky
Urban
Fixed user
Contact
Provider name
DLR IKN (DLR Institute of Communications and Navigation)
Provider address
Oberpfaffenhofen-Wessling, Germany
Provider website
http://www.dlr.de/kn/en/desktopdefault.aspx/
POC Name
Dr. Achim Hornbostel
Other Information
Costs

The renting fee is about 700 € per day. This includes also support and assistance by the operator during the test & simulation activities.