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Relevant for the standards and conventions in geodesy and related disciplines are the resolutions, which have been adopted by the Councils of


These resolutions are regularly published by IUGG and IAU and in the IAG Geodesist’s Handbook:
Drewes H., Hornik H., Adam J., Rozsa Sz.: The Geodesist`s Handbook 2012. Journal of Geodesy, 86(10): 789-974, Springer, DOI:10.1007/s00190-012-0584-1, 2012

Other entities involved in standards and conventions are, e.g.,


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