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Table 2 Table of weight factors identified from training runs (and earlier investigations of 6 + 1 network) for application in global runs

From: Optimal antenna locations of the VLBI Global Observing System for the estimation of Earth orientation parameters

Weight factor6 + 1 network12 + 1 network18 + 1 network
\(\omega _{{\text{sky}}}\)\(\{0.67,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.33,\;0.67,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.33,\;0.67,\;1.00 \}\)
\(\omega _{{\text{nobs}}}\)\(\{0.33,\;0.67,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.00,\;0.33,\;0.67,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.00,\;0.33\}\)
\(\omega _{{\text{dur}}}\)\(\{0.67,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.33,\;0.67,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.00,\;0.33,\;0.67\}\)
\(\omega _{{\text{idle}}}\)\(\{0.00,\;0.5,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.33,\;0.67,\;1.00 \}\)\(\{0.00,\;0.33,\;0.67,\;1.00 \}\)