DETECT's SWOT-Team installing Raspberry Pi reflectors and micro stations on Rhine bridges

In the DETECT B01 project, we are installing Raspberry Pi Reflectors (RPR) based on GNSS-IR technique and real-time laser micro-stations (MS) attached to bridges for calibration and validation of the SWOT mission launched on 16 December. The first installations and results are documented in Figure 1 below.

 B01 Data MWM23 3WSE 22 12 22 01Figure 1: Water level anomalies (m) from the first 30 days of measurement at three bridges of the Rhine in Mannheim (red), Worms (blue) and Mainz (yellow) using the micro-station


Figure 2-4: Installation of a micro-station in Worms on 22-12-2022 and of a RPR sensor at the Sankt Goar/Loreley with the team performing the installation on 30-01-2023.

B01 loreleyFigure 2
(© Foto: Luciana Fenoglio / Uni Bonn)
B01 ropeFigure 3
(© Foto: Luciana Fenoglio / Uni Bonn)

B01 teamFigure 4
(© Foto: Luciana Fenoglio / Uni Bonn)


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