Accession Number : AD0659456

Title :   GEOGRAPHY AND THE PROPERTIES OF SURFACES. A NOMOGRAPHIC REPRESENTATION OF THE GEOID.

Descriptive Note : Paper no. 2, Harvard Papers in Theoretical Geography,

Corporate Author : HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MASS LAB FOR COMPUTER GRAPHICS

Personal Author(s) : Messcher,Walter

Report Date : 28 AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This report employs a principle of duality that for every graphical mapping of the relationships among three variables there exists a nomograph or concurrency chart and it extends the idea to the analysis of geographical distributions considered as surfaces. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EARTH(PLANET), TOPOLOGY), GEOMETRY, SURFACES, GRAVITY, NOMOGRAPHS, CURVE FITTING

Subject Categories : Geodesy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE