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Rhumb line

Known as: Loxodrome, Rhumblines, Rhumb-line 
In navigation, a rhumb line, rhumb, or loxodrome is an arc crossing all meridians of longitude at the same angle, i.e. a path with constant bearing… 
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2019
2019
  • M. Handel, L. Mosher
  • Transactions of the American Mathematical Society
  • 2019
  • Corpus ID: 119319962
We study the loxodromic elements for the action of O u t ( F n ) \mathsf {Out}(F_n) on the free… 
2019
2019
  • Y. Nam
  • Appl. Math. Comput.
  • 2019
  • Corpus ID: 133036810
2009
2009
Abstract We describe a long-range migration of a pre-moulting adult chinstrap penguin from Bouvetøya, a small relatively recently… 
2009
2009
We propose a two step variational principle to describe helical structures in nature. The first one is governed by an energy… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
At a superficial level, the idea of maximum likelihood must be prehistoric: early hunters and gatherers may not have used the… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In "Rhumb Lines and Map Wars," Mark Monmonier offers an insightful, richly illustrated account of the controversies surrounding… 
2004
2004
A rhumb is a course on the Earth of constant bearing. For example, to travel from New York to London a voyager could head at a… 
2002
2002
Movements, survival, age of first recorded breeding and the success of rehabilitating oiled African Penguins were investigated… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Flight behaviour and orientation of 303 flocks (31,200 individuals) of migrating Knots and Turnstones and 77 flocks (3200… 
Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
9 Family Hormosinidae Haeckel, 1894 43 INTRODUCTION 9 Subfamily Hormosininae Haeckel, 1894 43 STRATIGRAPHY 10 Genus Reophax…