Advances in Global Positioning System Technology for Geodynamics Investigations: 1978–1992

  1. David E. Smith and
  2. Donald L. Turcotte
  1. Geoffrey Blewitt

Published Online: 15 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GD025p0195

Contributions of Space Geodesy to Geodynamics: Technology

Contributions of Space Geodesy to Geodynamics: Technology

How to Cite

Blewitt, G. (1993) Advances in Global Positioning System Technology for Geodynamics Investigations: 1978–1992, in Contributions of Space Geodesy to Geodynamics: Technology (eds D. E. Smith and D. L. Turcotte), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GD025p0195

Author Information

  1. Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

Book Series:

  1. Geodynamics Series

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905266

Online ISBN: 9781118670088

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Keywords:

  • Geodynamics—Remote sensing—Technological innovations;
  • Crustal Dynamics Project (U.S.)

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Receiver Development

  • Precise Orbit Determination

  • Tropospheric Modeling and Estimation

  • Ambiguity Resolution

  • Treatment of Clock Blas

  • Efficient Local Surveying Methods

  • Assessment of Geodetic Accuracy and Precision

  • Global Geodetic Precision

  • Software Development

  • Limits on Gps-Geodetic Precision

  • Conclusions