Accession Number : AD0617296

Title :   CHANGES IN THE GEODETIC COORDINATES DUE TO A CHANGE IN THE REFERENCE ELLIPSOID.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : OHIO STATE UNIV COLUMBUS

Personal Author(s) : Herring,John Charles

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 93

Abstract : Four methods are discussed for converting known geodetic coordinates given on various world datums to a single unified world datum. They are the Vening Meinesz Equations, the Space Rectangular Coordinates method, the Baldini Equations, and the Isoparametric Method.

Descriptors :   (*GEODESICS, MEASUREMENT), (*ELLIPSOIDS, GEODESICS), SURVEYING(GEOGRAPHIC), GEOPHYSICS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE