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Studies in gravimetric geodesy.

Urho A. Uotila

Studies in gravimetric geodesy.

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Published by Dept. of Geodetic Science, Ohio State University in Ohio .
Written in English

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SeriesReport / Dept. of Geodetic Science, Ohio State University -- no.281
ContributionsOhio State University. Department of Geodetic Science.
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Open LibraryOL13792692M

Satellite geodesy as it developed was a logical extension of gravimetric geodesy, and had been anticipated by members of the OSU geodetic sciences before Sputnik I was launched on 4 October However, the implementation of satellite applications was transformed by a fortuitous discovery. C. by: As the title of the book implies, we deal mostly with the geometry of these systems, although the physics of the Earth plays a very important part. However, the relevant geophysics and geodynamics is discussed more comprehensively in other .   Physical geodesy Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader Year plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review. 1, Views. DOWNLOAD OPTIONS download 1 file.

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