Accession Number : ADA113137

Title :   The Study of Factors Affecting the Precise Estimation of the Earth's Gravity Field.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Dec 78-31 Oct 81,

Corporate Author : OHIO STATE UNIV COLUMBUS DEPT OF GEODETIC SCIENCE AND SURVEYING

Personal Author(s) : Rapp,Richard H

PDF Url : ADA113137

Report Date : Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This report summarizes the work done in the three year period of the contract. Brief remarks are made concerning research in the following areas: new analysis techniques for data given on a spherical grid: analysis of satellite-to-satellite tracking data; global gravity field modelling; and the vertical datum problem. A complete list of papers and reports produced under contract sponsorship are listed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Gravitational fields, *Geomagnetism, Geodesy, Global, Geoids, Satellite tracking systems, Gravity anomalies

Subject Categories : Geomagnetism
      Geodesy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE