An Efficient Technique for the Computation of the Gravimetric Quantities from Geopotential Earth Models

  • Hussein A. Abd-Elmotaal
Conference paper
Part of the International Association of Geodesy Symposia book series (IAG SYMPOSIA, volume 119)

Abstract

This paper presents an efficient computer technique for computing the gravimetric quantities from high degree global geopotential earth models. The developed technique is designed to compute the gravimetric quantities for an equally spaced grid in the longitude direction. It can be used to compute the gravimetric quantities either for a local region or for the whole globe. Computational timing tests have been carried out and the results prove that the developed technique saves significant computer time.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hussein A. Abd-Elmotaal
    • 1
  1. 1.Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of EngineeringMinia UniversityMiniaEgypt

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