OM Sandeep has been a radio amateur since 1989. A post graduate in Agriculture he is mostly involved in promoting amateur radio in different parts of India and is presently working as a Scientist-F in Vigyan Prasar, Department of Science & Technology,New Delhi.
Topic: Basics of Automatic Packet Reporting System (APRS) and Software Configuration for APRS operation.
This session introduces one to the APRS operation protocol/s (with practical demonstration of radio and Internet integration) and using of ordinary VHF handheld radios for APRS operation.
A session would be conducted on the sidelines for those interested in configuring UIView32 [ the first user friendly APRS software ] developed by Late Roger Barker, G4 IDE (UK)] and map calibration for use with UIview32 including using of sensors for radio telemetry using APRS.