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Gravity, Geoid and Geodynamics 2000: GGG2000 IAG International Symposium, Banff, Alberta, Canada, July-August, 2000


Series: International Association of Geodesy Symposia Proceedings Volume: 123

Edited By: MG Sideris

398 pages, Figs, tabs


Hardback | Dec 2001 | #147071 | ISBN: 3540424695
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This symposium continued the tradition of mid-term meetings held between the joint symposia of International Geoid and Gravity Commissions. This time, geodynamics was chosen as the third topic to accompany the traditional topics of gravity and geoid. The symposium thus aimed at bringing together geodesists and geophysicists working in the general areas of gravity, geoid and geodynamics. Besides covering the traditional research areas, special attention was paid to the use of geodetic methods for geodynamics studies, dedicated satellite missions, airborne surveys, geodesy and geodynamics of arctic regions, and the integration of geodetic and geophysical information.


From the contents: Keynote Addresses.- Reference Frames and the Datum Problem.- New Mathematical Methods and Integrated Data Processing.- Geodynamic Applications of GPS.- Gravity from Dedicated Satellite Experiments.- Oceanography from Gravity and Altimetry.- Postglacial Rebound from Geodetic Missions.- Dynamics of Gravity and Deformation Fields.- Airborne and Terrestrial Gravimetry.- The Challenge of the Cm-Geoid.- Geodesy and Geodynamics in Polar Regions.

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