The Resource Geodesy, Wolfgang Torge, Jürgen Müller

Geodesy, Wolfgang Torge, Jürgen Müller

Label
Geodesy
Title
Geodesy
Statement of responsibility
Wolfgang Torge, Jürgen Müller
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
The fourth edition of this textbook has been thoroughly revised in order to reflect the central role which geodesy has achieved in the past ten years. It follows the principal directions of geodesy, providing the theoretical background as well as the principles of measurement and evaluation methods
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Torge, Wolfgang
Dewey number
526/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QB281
LC item number
.T5813 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Müller, Jürgen
Series statement
De Gruyter textbook
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geodesy
  • Geodäsie
  • Geodätisches Instrument
  • Gravimetrie
Label
Geodesy, Wolfgang Torge, Jürgen Müller
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpGE000042/geodesy-4th-edition?kpromoter=marc
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the Fourth Edition; 1 Introduction; 1.1 Definition of geodesy; 1.2 The objective of geodesy; 1.3 Historical development of geodesy; 1.3.1 The spherical Earth model; 1.3.2 The ellipsoidal Earth model; 1.3.3 The geoid, arc measurements and national geodetic surveys; 1.3.4 Three-dimensional geodesy; 1.3.5 Four-dimensional geodesy; 1.4 Organization of geodesy, literature; 1.4.1 National organizations; 1.4.2 International collaboration; 1.4.3 Literature; 2 Reference Systems and Reference Frames; 2.1 Basic units and constants; 2.2 Time systems; 2.2.1 Atomic time, dynamical time systems
  • 2.2.2 Sidereal and Universal Time2.3 Reference coordinate systems: fundamentals; 2.3.1 Celestial Reference System; 2.3.2 Precession, nutation; 2.3.3 Terrestrial Reference System; 2.3.4 Polar motion, Earth rotation; 2.4 International reference systems and reference frames; 2.4.1 International Celestial Reference System and Frame; 2.4.2 International Terrestrial Reference System and Frame; 2.4.3 Transformation between celestial and terrestrial reference systems, Earth orientation parameters; 2.4.4 International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems Service; 2.5 Local level systems
  • 3 The Gravity Field of the Earth3.1 Fundamentals of gravity field theory; 3.1.1 Gravitation, gravitational potential; 3.1.2 Gravitation of a spherically symmetric Earth; 3.1.3 Properties of the gravitational potential; 3.1.4 Centrifugal acceleration, centrifugal potential; 3.1.5 Gravity acceleration, gravity potential; 3.2 Geometry of the gravity field; 3.2.1 Level surfaces and plumb lines; 3.2.2 Local gravity field representation; 3.2.3 Natural coordinates; 3.3 Spherical harmonic expansion of the gravitational potential; 3.3.1 Expansion of the reciprocal distance
  • 3.3.2 Expansion of the gravitational potential3.3.3 Geometrical interpretation of the surface spherical harmonics; 3.3.4 Physical interpretation of the spherical harmonic coefficients; 3.4 The geoid; 3.4.1 Definition; 3.4.2 Mean sea level; 3.4.3 The geoid as height reference surface; 3.5 Temporal gravity variations; 3.5.1 Gravitational constant, Earth rotation; 3.5.2 Tidal acceleration, tidal potential; 3.5.3 Non-tidal temporal gravity variations; 4 The Geodetic Earth Model; 4.1 The rotational ellipsoid; 4.1.1 Parameters and coordinate systems; 4.1.2 Curvature
  • 4.1.3 Spatial geodetic coordinates4.2 The normal gravity field; 4.2.1 The level ellipsoid, level spheroids; 4.2.2 The normal gravity field of the level ellipsoid; 4.2.3 Geometry of the normal gravity field; 4.3 Geodetic reference systems, optimum Earth model; 5 Methods of Measurement; 5.1 Atmospheric refraction; 5.1.1 Fundamentals; 5.1.2 Tropospheric refraction; 5.1.3 Ionospheric refraction; 5.2 Satellite observations; 5.2.1 Undisturbed satellite motion; 5.2.2 Perturbed satellite motion; 5.2.3 Artificial Earth satellites; 5.2.4 Direction, range and range rate (Doppler, DORIS) measurements
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 433 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110250008
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Knovel
Other control number
10.1515/9783110250008
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808342061
  • (OCoLC)ocn808342061
Label
Geodesy, Wolfgang Torge, Jürgen Müller
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpGE000042/geodesy-4th-edition?kpromoter=marc
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the Fourth Edition; 1 Introduction; 1.1 Definition of geodesy; 1.2 The objective of geodesy; 1.3 Historical development of geodesy; 1.3.1 The spherical Earth model; 1.3.2 The ellipsoidal Earth model; 1.3.3 The geoid, arc measurements and national geodetic surveys; 1.3.4 Three-dimensional geodesy; 1.3.5 Four-dimensional geodesy; 1.4 Organization of geodesy, literature; 1.4.1 National organizations; 1.4.2 International collaboration; 1.4.3 Literature; 2 Reference Systems and Reference Frames; 2.1 Basic units and constants; 2.2 Time systems; 2.2.1 Atomic time, dynamical time systems
  • 2.2.2 Sidereal and Universal Time2.3 Reference coordinate systems: fundamentals; 2.3.1 Celestial Reference System; 2.3.2 Precession, nutation; 2.3.3 Terrestrial Reference System; 2.3.4 Polar motion, Earth rotation; 2.4 International reference systems and reference frames; 2.4.1 International Celestial Reference System and Frame; 2.4.2 International Terrestrial Reference System and Frame; 2.4.3 Transformation between celestial and terrestrial reference systems, Earth orientation parameters; 2.4.4 International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems Service; 2.5 Local level systems
  • 3 The Gravity Field of the Earth3.1 Fundamentals of gravity field theory; 3.1.1 Gravitation, gravitational potential; 3.1.2 Gravitation of a spherically symmetric Earth; 3.1.3 Properties of the gravitational potential; 3.1.4 Centrifugal acceleration, centrifugal potential; 3.1.5 Gravity acceleration, gravity potential; 3.2 Geometry of the gravity field; 3.2.1 Level surfaces and plumb lines; 3.2.2 Local gravity field representation; 3.2.3 Natural coordinates; 3.3 Spherical harmonic expansion of the gravitational potential; 3.3.1 Expansion of the reciprocal distance
  • 3.3.2 Expansion of the gravitational potential3.3.3 Geometrical interpretation of the surface spherical harmonics; 3.3.4 Physical interpretation of the spherical harmonic coefficients; 3.4 The geoid; 3.4.1 Definition; 3.4.2 Mean sea level; 3.4.3 The geoid as height reference surface; 3.5 Temporal gravity variations; 3.5.1 Gravitational constant, Earth rotation; 3.5.2 Tidal acceleration, tidal potential; 3.5.3 Non-tidal temporal gravity variations; 4 The Geodetic Earth Model; 4.1 The rotational ellipsoid; 4.1.1 Parameters and coordinate systems; 4.1.2 Curvature
  • 4.1.3 Spatial geodetic coordinates4.2 The normal gravity field; 4.2.1 The level ellipsoid, level spheroids; 4.2.2 The normal gravity field of the level ellipsoid; 4.2.3 Geometry of the normal gravity field; 4.3 Geodetic reference systems, optimum Earth model; 5 Methods of Measurement; 5.1 Atmospheric refraction; 5.1.1 Fundamentals; 5.1.2 Tropospheric refraction; 5.1.3 Ionospheric refraction; 5.2 Satellite observations; 5.2.1 Undisturbed satellite motion; 5.2.2 Perturbed satellite motion; 5.2.3 Artificial Earth satellites; 5.2.4 Direction, range and range rate (Doppler, DORIS) measurements
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 433 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110250008
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Knovel
Other control number
10.1515/9783110250008
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808342061
  • (OCoLC)ocn808342061

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