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Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica

, Volume 40, Issue 2, pp 187–191 | Cite as

Barotropic model of the atmosphere and seasonal changes of the lod

  • Vojtěch Vítek
  • Dagmar Vítková
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Summary

The spherical barotropic model in combination with angular momentum conservation in the Earth-atmosphere system is used to calculate the difference in the LOD between winter and summer.

Keywords

Atmospheric excitation of the LOD 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vojtěch Vítek
    • 1
  • Dagmar Vítková
    • 1
  1. 1.HumpolecCzech Republic

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