Earth Rotation and Polar Motion: Measurements and Implications

@article{Dickey1985EarthRA,
  title={Earth Rotation and Polar Motion: Measurements and Implications},
  author={Jean O. Dickey and T. Marshall Eubanks},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing},
  year={1985},
  volume={GE-23},
  pages={373-384}
}
  • J. Dickey, T. Eubanks
  • Published 1 July 1985
  • Physics, Environmental Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Earth rotation and polar motion studies are embarking on a new era with the advent of highly accurate space geodetic techniques and the availability of global atmospheric angular momentum measurements. Space geodesy is opening new doors, answering old questions, and posing new ones. The angular momentum balance and the transfer of angular momentum between the solid Earth, atmosphere, and oceans are emerging as a problem of great scientific interest overlapping many areas, such as atmospheric… 

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