CE510 SPACE GEODESY II
|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):||3(2-2)|
|Language of Instruction:||English|
|Level of Study:||Graduate|
|Course Coordinator:||Prof.Dr. MAHMUT ONUR KARSLIOĞLU|
|Offered Semester:||Fall or Spring Semesters.|
No data is found for the course objective.
Course ContentReview of observation methods of space geodesy. GPS (Global Positioning System) and GLONASS (Russian Navigation System): Satellite motion and broadcast ephemeris, mathematical models and biases in GPS, point and relative positioning using pseude-ranges and carrier beat phase observations. Integration of GPS and INS (Inertial Navigation System). A brief introduction to other relevant space geodetic methods: VLBI (Very Long Baseline Interferometry), SLR (Satellite Laser Ranging), Satellite Altimetry, Satellite Gradiometry, InSAR (Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar). Basic continuum mechanics. Geodetic monitoring and mechanical modeling of geodynamical phenomena.
No data is found for the learning outcomes.