Ted Driver is the senior navigation engineer at Analytical Graphics Inc. (AGI). He has worked on AGI’s Navigation Tool Kit, having previously been the technical lead for the Navigation Tool Kit at Overlook Systems Technologies. Driver led the engineering team in developing the navigation algorithms and data stream definitions and is currently working on statistical prediction models for GPS accuracy.
He was previously the senior GPS Operations Center analyst within the 2nd Space Operations Squadron at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado. Driver has worked in the GPS field for 9 years, previously designing the environment and navigation models for the GPS High Fidelity Simulator currently in use at Schriever AFB.
Driver received his bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of California at San Diego and a master’s degree in physics from the University of Colorado. He is a former president of the Rocky Mountain Section of the Institute of Navigation, and has recently helped the 2nd Space Operations Squadron re-establish the GPS Performance Analysis Working Group; a forum where Air Force personnel and GPS professionals discuss GPS performance status and issues.