A formal comparison between Marych-Moritz’s series, Sansò’s change of boundary method and a variational approach for solving some linear geodetic boundary value problems

  • J. Otero
  • A. Auz
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Part of the International Association of Geodesy Symposia book series (IAG SYMPOSIA, volume 127)

Abstract

In this paper we are concerned with the simple Molodensky problem and the linearized fixed-boundary gravimetric boundary-value problem in spherical approximation. We find a series solution for these problems from a variational approach using the Molodensky shrinking These series are compared with the solution by analytical continuation and the change of boundary method.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Otero
    • 1
  • A. Auz
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto de Astronomía y Geodesia (UCM-CSIC), Facultad de MatemáticasUniversidad ComplutenseMadridSpain
  2. 2.GMVTres Cantos MadridSpain

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