Book 2009

Global Geodetic Observing System

Meeting the Requirements of a Global Society on a Changing Planet in 2020

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ISBN: 978-3-642-02686-7 (Print) 978-3-642-02687-4 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxix

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-13

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 15-88

    The goals, achievements, and tools of modern geodesy

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    Chapter

    Pages 89-133

    Understanding a dynamic planet: Earth science requirements for geodesy

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    Chapter

    Pages 135-152

    Maintaining a modern society

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    Pages 153-196

    Earth observation: Serving the needs of an increasingly global society

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    Chapter

    Pages 197-207

    Geodesy: Foundation for exploring the planets, the solar system and beyond

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    Chapter

    Pages 209-224

    Integrated scientific and societal user requirements and functional specifications for the GGOS

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    Chapter

    Pages 225-236

    The future geodetic reference frame

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    Chapter

    Pages 237-272

    The future Global Geodetic Observing System

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    Chapter

    Pages 273-281

    Towards GGOS in 2020

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    Chapter

    Pages 283-291

    Recommendations

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 1-40