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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… Expand
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2015
2015
Abstract. A new numerical model for the on-demand computation of optimal ship routes based on sea-state forecasts has been… Expand
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2009
2009
Abstract We describe a long-range migration of a pre-moulting adult chinstrap penguin from Bouvetøya, a small relatively recently… Expand
2009
2009
We propose a two step variational principle to describe helical structures in nature. The first one is governed by an energy… Expand
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2007
2007
A limited search for polygon algorithms for use in a new military training simulation that interfaces with several others… Expand
2004
2004
In "Rhumb Lines and Map Wars," Mark Monmonier offers an insightful, richly illustrated account of the controversies surrounding… Expand
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… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We study the relationship between the algebraic and geometric limits of a sequence of isomorphic Kleinian groups. We prove that… Expand
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… Expand
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1968
Highly Cited
1968
9 Family Hormosinidae Haeckel, 1894 43 INTRODUCTION 9 Subfamily Hormosininae Haeckel, 1894 43 STRATIGRAPHY 10 Genus Reophax… Expand
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