Sciences of Geodesy - II

Innovations and Future Developments

  • Guochang Xu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. M. S. Bos, H.-G. Scherneck
    Pages 1-52
  3. Ludwig Combrinck
    Pages 53-95
  4. Detlef Angermann, Manuela Seitz, Hermann Drewes
    Pages 97-132
  5. Paula Redweik
    Pages 133-183
  6. Yunzhong Shen, Guochang Xu
    Pages 293-337
  7. Harald Schuh, Johannes Böhm
    Pages 339-376
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 377-391

About this book


This series of reference books describes the sciences of different fields in and around geodesy. Each chapter, is written by experts in the respective fields and covers an individual field and describes the history, theory, the objective, the technology, and the development, the highlight of the research, the applications, the problems, as well as future directions. Contents of Volume II include: Geodetic LEO Satellite Missions, Satellite Altimetry, Airborne Lidar, GNSS Software Receiver, Geodetic Boundary Problem, GPS and INS, VLBI, Geodetic Reference Systems, Spectral Analysis, Earth Tide and Ocean Loading Tide, Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry, Occultation, Geopotential Determination, Geoid Determination, Local Gravity Field, Geopotential Determination, Magnet Field, Mobile Mapping, General Relativity, Wide-area Precise Positioning etc.


Altimetry and Airborne Lidar Navigation and positioning Photogrammetry and remote sensing Sciences of geodesy VLBI and Occultation

Editors and affiliations

  • Guochang Xu
    • 1
  1. 1.Abt. 1 Geodäsie und FernerkundungGeoForschungsZentrum PotsdamPotsdamGermany

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