Topic: GPS

Engineers Develop Centimeter-Accurate GPS System

May 5, 2015
Engineering graduate students Ken Pesyna and Andrew Kerns

Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering have developed a centimeter-accurate GPS positioning system that could revolutionize geolocation on virtual reality headsets, cellphones and other technologies. 

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Spoofing a Superyacht at Sea

July 30, 2013
Spoofing a Superyacht at Sea

Todd Humphreys and a research team from the Cockrell School "spoofed" a yacht using a custom-made GPS device. Learn why marine spoofing is a big concern. [Video]

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UT Austin Researchers Successfully Spoof an $80 million Yacht at Sea

July 29, 2013

This summer, a radio navigation research team from The University of Texas at Austin set out to discover whether they could subtly coerce a 213-foot yacht off its course, using a custom-made GPS device.

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