A Gravimetric Geoid in Taiwan Area

  • Ruey-Gang Chang
  • Chia-Chyang Chang
  • Jenn-Taur Lee
Part of the International Association of Geodesy Symposia book series (IAG SYMPOSIA, volume 104)


The paper describes the theoretical aspects of the gravimetric geoid. Stokes’ integral convolution approach reformulated for the higher-order reference field, OSU86F in this case, is used. In addition to the theoretical aspects, an example of the actual solution for Taiwan area is shown.


Global Position System Gravity Anomaly Geoidal Height Reference Ellipsoid Geoid Undulation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ruey-Gang Chang
    • 1
  • Chia-Chyang Chang
    • 1
  • Jenn-Taur Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Surveying and Mapping EngineeringChung Cheng Institute of TechnologyTashi, TaoyuaTaiwan

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