Accession Number:

AD0655933

Title:

RESEARCH DIRECTED TOWARD REFINEMENT OF GEODETIC TECHNIQUES UTILIZING TERRESTRIAL AND SPATIAL CONFIGURATIONS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

GEORGETOWN COLL WASHINGTON D C OBSERVATORY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-06-10

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

Contents To carry out reductions of observations on photographic plates made in support of the Air Force Cambridge Research Center rocket-flare triangulation research Provide instructions, guidance, and material support to co-operating astronomical observatories and amateur astronomers also participating in the rocket-flare research The relative accuracy for different focal lengths of identical lens systems in astrographic cameras The determination of atmospheric refraction from photographs of the sun taken at very low altitudes The transistorized W. W. V. receiver Complete the minutes of the gravity conference held at Georgetown Selenographic studies Analytical computation of orbits Report on geomagnetism Conversion of solar eclipse geodetic distances to DODWGS from AFWGS. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Astronomy
  • Geomagnetism
  • Space Navigation and Guidance
  • Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE