Sciences of Geodesy - II

Innovations and Future Developments

Editors: Xu, Guochang (Ed.)

  • Concise reference of Geodesy
  • Summarising each aspect of geodesy each chapter provides a complete history of the development of each aspect as well as their applications and future directions
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This series of reference books describes the sciences of different fields in and around geodesy. Each chapter, is written by experts in the respective fields and covers an individual field and describes the history, theory, the objective, the technology, and the development, the highlight of the research, the applications, the problems, as well as future directions. Contents of Volume II include: Geodetic LEO Satellite Missions, Satellite Altimetry, Airborne Lidar, GNSS Software Receiver, Geodetic Boundary Problem, GPS and INS, VLBI, Geodetic Reference Systems, Spectral Analysis, Earth Tide and Ocean Loading Tide, Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry, Occultation, Geopotential Determination, Geoid Determination, Local Gravity Field, Geopotential Determination, Magnet Field, Mobile Mapping, General Relativity, Wide-area Precise Positioning etc.

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Dr. Guochang Xu, GFZ Potsdam, Germany, xu@gfz-potsdam.de

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Computation of Green’s Functions for Ocean Tide Loading

    Bos, M. S. (et al.)

    Pages 1-52

  • General Relativity and Space Geodesy

    Combrinck, Ludwig

    Pages 53-95

  • Global Terrestrial Reference Systems and Their Realizations

    Angermann, Detlef (et al.)

    Pages 97-132

  • Photogrammetry

    Redweik, Paula

    Pages 133-183

  • Regional Gravity Field Modeling: Theory and Practical Results

    Denker, Heiner

    Pages 185-291

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  • ISBN 978-3-642-44036-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sciences of Geodesy - II
Book Subtitle
Innovations and Future Developments
Editors
  • Guochang Xu
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-28000-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-28000-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-27999-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-44036-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 392
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