Chapter 12. Interferometer Techniques for Astrometry and Geodesy

  1. A. Richard Thompson1,
  2. James M. Moran2 and
  3. George W. Swenson Jr.3

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617845.ch12

Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, Second Edition

Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, Second Edition

How to Cite

Thompson, A. R., Moran, J. M. and Swenson, G. W. (2001) Interferometer Techniques for Astrometry and Geodesy, in Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617845.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Radio Astronomy Observatory

  2. 2

    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

  3. 3

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 9 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471254928

Online ISBN: 9783527617845

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Keywords:

  • astrometry;
  • geodesy;
  • positions;
  • repetition;
  • geometric delay

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Requirements for Astrometry

  • Solution for Baseline and Source-Position Vectors

  • Time and the Motion of the Earth

  • Geodetic Measurements

  • Mapping Astronomical Masers