Advanced Technologies in Earth Sciences

Observation of the System Earth from Space - CHAMP, GRACE, GOCE and future missions

GEOTECHNOLOGIEN Science Report No. 20

Editors: Flechtner, Frank, Sneeuw, Nico, Schuh, Wolf-Dieter (Eds.)

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  • Long time series and real data analysis of gravity and magnetic field satellite missions and technical requirements for future missions
  • Latest insights of gravity and magnetic field satellite missions CHAMP, GRACE, GOCE, LOTSE
  • Technological concepts for the next generation of gravity field satellites
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Significant advances in the scientific use of space based data were achieved in three joint interdisciplinary projects based on data of the satellite missions CHAMP, GRACE and GOCE within the R&D program GEOTECHNOLOGIEN. It was possible to explore and monitor changes related to the Earth’s surface, the boundary layer between atmosphere and solid earth, and the oceans and ice shields. This boundary layer is our habitat and therefore is in the focus of our interests. The Earth’s surface is subject to anthropogenetic changes, to changes driven by the Sun, Moon and planets, and by changes caused by processes in the Earth system. The state parameters and their changes are best monitored from space. The theme “Observation of the System Earth from Space” offers comprehensive insights into a broad range of research topics relevant to society including geodesy, oceanography, atmospheric science (from meteorology to climatology), hydrology and glaciology.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

Table of contents (21 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Observation of the System Earth from Space - CHAMP, GRACE, GOCE and future missions
Book Subtitle
GEOTECHNOLOGIEN Science Report No. 20
Editors
  • Frank Flechtner
  • Nico Sneeuw
  • Wolf-Dieter Schuh
Series Title
Advanced Technologies in Earth Sciences
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-32135-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-32135-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-32134-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-52254-7
Series ISSN
2190-1635
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 230
Number of Illustrations
57 b/w illustrations, 38 illustrations in colour
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