Fundamentals of Astrometry Jean Kovalevsky, P. Kenneth Seidelmann
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Fundamentals of Astrometry (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005). Description: Click to see full description. Fundamental astrometry is an essential ingre-. For testing the fundamentals of the gravitational physics - general theory of relativity. Kovalevsky, J., and Seidelmann, P.K. 2.1 Fundamentals of the astrometric method. The fundamental tools of astronomers. The Fifth Fundamental Catalog (FK5; Schwan 1985) will shortly become available. The George Teleki Memorial Colloquium on Fundamentals of Astrometry: Held in Beograd, Yugoslavia, September 8-11, 1987. Astrometry encompasses all that is necessary to provide the positions and motions of celestial bodies.