Accession Number : AD0773497
Title : Analysis of the Effectiveness of Electrostatic Shielding in an Absolute Gravimeter,
Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO
Personal Author(s) : Smirnov,M. G.
Report Date : 11 DEC 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : A preliminary analysis and experiments have shown that electrostatic forces cause a considerable (up to several tens of milligals) error of an absolute gravimeter. Therefore, in the design of a gravimeter the electrostatic shielding of its internal cavity was envisioned.
Descriptors : *Gravimetry, *Measuring instruments, Electrostatic charge, Shielding, Translations, USSR
Subject Categories : Geodesy
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE