Accession Number : AD0688457

Title :   GEOGRAPHY AND THE PROPERTIES OF SURFACES. THE USE OF THE GEODESIC CURVATURE IN THE DETERMINATION OF GEODESIC LINES.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MASS LAB FOR COMPUTER GRAPHICS AND SPATIAL ANALYSIS

Personal Author(s) : Lindgren,C. Ernesto S.

Report Date : 28 FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The paper introduces a method for the determination of geodesic lines based on the variation of the geodesic curvature at the points of a curved surface. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GEODESICS, GEOMETRY), GEOGRAPHY, CURVED PROFILES, GRAPHICS, POSITION FINDING

Subject Categories : Geodesy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE