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2019/2020

Theory of Atmospheric Influence on Geodata

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D54TAG_EN ZK 2P
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Jiří Pospíšil (guarantor)
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Department of Special Geodesy
Synopsis:

Earth's atmosphere, temperature regime of atmosphere, humidity in atmosphere, air pressure. Sunshine. Radiation balance of the Earth's surface. Refractive index of air (phase, group). Atmospheric refraction. Regular and random components of refraction. Astronomical refraction, Earth refraction, geodetic refraction (vertical, horizontal refraction), leveling refraction, differential refraction, length refraction. Geodetic refraction in high and flat terrain. Methods of investigation and determination of the influence of refraction on geodata.

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Základní literatura:

[1] Brunner F. K. – et al: Geodetic Refraction, Springer-Verlag, 1984

[2] Thorne, K. S. – Blandford, R. D.: Modern classical physics: optics, fluids, plasmas, elasticity, relativity, and statistical physics. Princeton University Press, 2017. 1552 s. ISBN 978-0691159027.

Doporučená literatura:

[3] CIDDOR, P. a R. HILL. Refractive index of air. 2. Group index. Applied Optics. Australia, 1999, 38(9), 1663-1667.

[4] CIDDOR, P. Refractive index of air: 3. The roles of CO2, H 2O, and refractivity virials. Applied Optics. Australia, 2002, 41(12), 2292-2298.

[5] CIDDOR, P. Refractive index of air: New equations for the visible and near infrared. Applied Optics. Australia, 1996, 35(9), 1566-1572.

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