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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 147326, 19 pages
Research Article

Simulations under Ideal and Nonideal Conditions for Characterization of a Passive Doppler Geographical Location System Using Extension of Data Reception Network

1UNESP-University, Estadual Paulista, Guaratinguetá, CEP 12516-410, SP, Brazil
2INPE-DMC, CP 515, S.J. Campos, CEP 12245-970, Brazil

Received 30 July 2009; Accepted 5 November 2009

Academic Editor: Maria Zanardi

Copyright © 2009 Cristina Tobler de Sousa et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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