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Electronic Distance Measurement An Introduction

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ISBN-10: 3540611592

ISBN-13: 9783540611592

Edition: 4th 1996

Authors: J. M. Rueger

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This book gives an up-to-date introduction to electronic distance measurement (EDM) with a comprehensive review of modern equipment and procedures. It is excellently suited for undergraduate and graduate students and is an invaluable reference for practicing surveyors, geodesists and other scientists using EDM as a measuring tool. This corrected and updated fourth edition is based on Rüeger's teaching experience at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.
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Book details

List price: $79.99
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Springer Berlin / Heidelberg
Publication date: 9/17/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 276
Size: 6.10" wide x 9.25" long x 0.27" tall
Weight: 1.012
Language: English

Physical Laws and Units Related to EDM
Principles and Applications of EDM
Basic Working Principles of Electronic Distance Meters
Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves Through the Atmosphere
Velocity Corrections to Measured Distances
Geometrical Corrections
Miscellaneous Corrections, Computations and Numerical Examples
Electro-Optical Distance Meters
Batteries and Other Power Sources
Errors of Electro-Optical Distance Meters
Calibration of Electro-Optical Distance Meters
First Velocity Correction for Precise Electro-Optical Distance Measurement
Tables of Saturation Water Vapour Pressures
Parameters of the ICAO Standard Atmosphere
Data of a Selection of Electro-Optical Distance Meters as Required for the Derivation of the First Velocity Correction and for Calibration Purposes
Technical Data of a Selection of Short Range Distance Meters
Technical Data of a Selection of Pulse Distance Meters
Technical Data of a Selection of Long Range Distance Meters
Critical Dimensions of a Selection of Reflectors
Subject Index