13. Precisions of Indirectly Determined Quantities

  1. Charles D. Ghilani Ph.D. Professor

Published Online: 9 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470586266.ch13

Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition

Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Ghilani, C. D. (2010) Precisions of Indirectly Determined Quantities, in Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470586266.ch13

Author Information

  1. The Pennsylvania State University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 3 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470464915

Online ISBN: 9780470586266

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Keywords:

  • precisions of indirectly determined quantities;
  • covariance matrix development;
  • computation of estimated errors for adjusted unknowns;
  • standard deviations of computed quantities;
  • eliminating unnecessary matrix computations - matrix partitioning

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Development of the Covariance Matrix

  • Numerical Examples

  • Standard Deviations of Computed Quantities

  • Problems

  • Programming Problems