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Ainslie, John

Ian Adams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; World History; Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; Cartography. 744 words.

Ainslie, John (1745–1828), cartographer and land surveyor, was born on 22 April 1745 in Jedburgh, the younger son and younger child of John Ainslie, druggist in Jedburgh, writer to the...

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AIUB-RL02: an improved time-series of monthly gravity fields from GRACE data

U. Meyer, A. Jäggi, Y. Jean and G. Beutler.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts. 8495 words.

The new release AIUB-RL02 of monthly gravity models from GRACE GPS and K-Band range-rate data is based on reprocessed satellite orbits referring to the reference frame IGb08. The release is...

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An analytical solution for the elastic response to surface loads imposed on a layered, transversely isotropic and self-gravitating Earth

E. Pan, J.Y. Chen, M. Bevis, A. Bordoni, V.R. Barletta and A. Molavi Tabrizi.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts. 16521 words.

We present an analytical solution for the elastic deformation of an elastic, transversely isotropic, layered and self-gravitating Earth by surface loads. We first introduce the vector...

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Analyzing slip events along the Cascadia margin using an improved subdaily GPS analysis strategy

Yuval Reuveni, Sharon Kedar, Angelyn Moore and Frank Webb.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts. 5082 words.

A GPS analysis strategy that reduces the noise level of GPS-based subdaily strain measurements and improves subdaily resolution of positions enables the use of baseline estimates in the...

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Application of the χ<sup>2</sup> principle and unbiased predictive risk estimator for determining the regularization parameter in 3-D focusing gravity inversion

Saeed Vatankhah, Vahid E. Ardestani and Rosemary A. Renaut.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts. 6991 words.

The χ2 principle and the unbiased predictive risk estimator are used to determine optimal regularization parameters in the context of 3-D focusing gravity inversion with the minimum support...

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Australia's lithospheric density field, and its isostatic equilibration

A.R.A. Aitken, C. Altinay and L. Gross.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts. 11698 words.

Density is a key driver of tectonic processes, but it is a difficult property to define well in the lithosphere because the gravity method is non-unique, and because converting to density...

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Baird, Andrew Wilson

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building. 734 words.

Baird, Andrew Wilson (1842–1908), tidal surveyor, was the eldest son in a family of five sons and four daughters born to Thomas Baird, of Woodlands, Cults, Aberdeen, and his wife, Catherine...

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Barnes, Isaac Edmestone

L. Alan Eyre.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; World History; Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; Business and Management. 1738 words.

Barnes, Isaac Edmestone (1857–1930), land surveyor and businessman, was born on 2 June 1857 in Highholborn Street, Kingston, Jamaica, the eldest legitimate son of William Barnes (1832–1891)...

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Bowie, William

Naomi Oreskes.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts. 1474 words.

Bowie, William (06 May 1872–28 August 1940), geodesist, was born at Grassland, near Annapolis Junction, Maryland, the son of Thomas John Bowie, a government official, and Susanna Hall...

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BTTB-based numerical schemes for three-dimensional gravity field inversion

Yile Zhang and Yau Shu Wong.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts. 7461 words.

This paper presents efficient numerical schemes for 3-D gravity field inversion. We propose a 2-D multilayer model to approximate a 3-D density distribution, and prove that the solution of...

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