© 1990

Sea Surface Topography and the Geoid

Edinburgh, Scotland, August 10–11, 1989

  • Hans Sünkel
  • Trevor Baker
Conference proceedings

Part of the International Association of Geodesy Symposia book series (IAG SYMPOSIA, volume 104)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. The Geoid

    1. J. G. Marsh, F. J. Lerch, S. M. Klosko, T. L. Engelis, G. B. Patel, J. W. Robbins et al.
      Pages 1-10
    2. Elfriede Knickmeyer, Klaus Peter Schwarz
      Pages 11-20
    3. B. Benciolini, A. Manzino, F. Sansò
      Pages 21-30
    4. M. P. Stewart, R. G. Hipkin
      Pages 39-46
    5. A H Dodson, S Gerrard
      Pages 47-52
    6. Ruey-Gang Chang, Chia-Chyang Chang, Jenn-Taur Lee
      Pages 61-72
    7. Denizar Blitzkow, Luiz Paulo Souto Fortes, René Armando Zepeda Godoy
      Pages 73-79
  3. Sea Surface Topography

  4. The Vertical Datum

    1. V. Ashkenazi, G. A. Basker, M. Davison, A. H. Dodson, R. Hipkin, M. Stewart et al.
      Pages 139-148
  5. Miscellaneous

About these proceedings


Recent advances and techniques in precise geoid determination are presented with a discussion of their implication for geophysical and oceanographic research, as well as identification and formulation of a goal on which future geoid research should focus. The volume is divided into the following sections: - The Geoid - Sea Surface Topography - The Vertical Datum - Miscellaneous


Topography ocean research satellite sea level

Editors and affiliations

  • Hans Sünkel
    • 1
  • Trevor Baker
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Mathematical GeodesyGraz University of TechnologyGrazAustria
  2. 2.Bidston ObservatoryBirkenhead, MerseysideUK

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Sea Surface Topography and the Geoid
  • Book Subtitle Edinburgh, Scotland, August 10–11, 1989
  • Editors Hans Sünkel
    Trevor Baker
  • Series Title International Association of Geodesy Symposia
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-387-97268-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4684-7098-7
  • Series ISSN 0939-9585
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 187
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Geophysics/Geodesy
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