24. Combining GPS and Terrestrial Observations

  1. Charles D. Ghilani Ph.D. Professor

Published Online: 9 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470586266.ch24

Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition

Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Ghilani, C. D. (2010) Combining GPS and Terrestrial Observations, in Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470586266.ch24

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:

  • combining GPS and terrestrial observations;
  • rotations between coordinate systems;
  • horizontal time-dependent positioning (HTDP) software;
  • Global Navigation Satellite Systems - using geocentric coordinate system;
  • combining GPS baseline vectors with traditional observations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Helmert's Transformation

  • Rotations between Coordinate Systems

  • Combining GPS Baseline Vectors with Traditional Observations

  • Another Approach to Transforming Coordinates between Reference Frames

  • Other Considerations

  • Problems

  • Programming Problems