Accession Number : ADA017204

Title :   Application of Inversion Theory to New Satellite Systems for Determination of the Gravity Field.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1 Jul 74-30 Jun 75,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV LOS ANGELES DEPT OF GEOPHYSICS AND SPACE PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Kaula,W. M. ; Parmenter,M. E. ; Burkhard,N. ; Jackson,D. D.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : Influence coefficients for gravity field and sea level effects on altimetry and satellite-to-satellite range rate are developed and used in orbital simulations. Inversion theory is extended to variables over two dimensional continuum and applied to gravity anomalies. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Satellite tracking systems, *Synchronous satellites, Gravitational fields, Inversion, Theory, Range(Distance), Two dimensional, Errors, Geodesy, Memory devices, Orbits, Resolution, Accuracy, Subroutines, Rates, Simulation

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE