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CIV ENGR 452: Geopositioning: Satellite and Inertial Surveys

  • Catalog Description:
    Geodetic positioning methods; terrestrial and astronomic coordinate systems; geocentric coordinates; three-dimensional coordinate transformations; satellite positioning methods; satellite orbit parameters and ephemerides; Doppler satellite and Global Positioning Systems; inertial surveying systems; inertial traversing; design of satellite and inertial networks; error effects.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Civ Engr 251 & 308, or cons inst
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