Kinematic Systems in Geodesy, Surveying, and Remote Sensing: Symposium No. 107 Banff, Alberta, Canada, September 10–13, 1990
ISBN/ASIN: 9780387974651,9781461231028 | 1991 | English | pdf | 575/572 pages | 25.8 Mb
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York | Author: K. P. Schwarz (auth.), Klaus-Peter Schwarz, Gérard Lachapelle (eds.) | Edition: 1
Kinematic Systems in Geodesy, Surveying, and Remote Sensing provides a state-of-the-art discussion on the use of the Global Positioning System (GPS) in combination with Inertial Navigation Systems (INS) for detailed sensing of the Earth's surface. Divided into two parts, the book first discusses GPS/INS with respect to theory and modelling, equipment trends, estimation methods and quality control, algorithms, and software trends. It then describes the applications of these kinematic systems to positioning and navigation, modelling and measurement of gravity, gravity gradiometry, and altitude. This collection of 63 presentations documents the symposium of the same name held in Banff, Alberta, September 1990. It is the sixth volume of the International Association of Geodesy Symposia series published by Springer-Verlag New York.