Accession Number : AD0784480

Title :   On the Choice of Inverse in the Adjustment of Coordinates,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Schut,G. H.

Report Date : 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The usefulness of the generalized inverse of a matrix in the adjustment of coordinates by least squares is investigated. It is found that by imposing suitable conditions upon the coordinate corrections a virtually identical variance--covariance matrix can be obtained with considerably less computation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Geodesy, Matrices(Mathematics), Coordinates, Canada

Subject Categories : Geodesy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE