PROGRAM

Monday, October 13
8:00 - 9:00On-Site Registration
9:00 - 10:00Welcome/Introduction
10:00 - 10:30Break
Scientific Achievements, Applications and Future Requirements (first session)
Zuheir Altamimi, IGN, France
Steven Klosko, SGT, USA
Session Summary
10:30 - 10:45 Laser Ranging Contributions to Earth Rotation Studies
Richard Gross
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10:45 - 11:00 Geocenter Motion: Causes and Modeling Approaches
Erricos C. Pavlis, Magdalena Kuzmicz-Cieslak
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11:00 - 11:15 International Terrestrial Reference Frame - Latest Developments
Horst Mueller
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11:15 - 11:30 Status of ITRF Development and SLR contribution
Zuheir Altamimi
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11:30 - 11:45 Determination of the SLR station coordinates and velocities on the basis of laser observations of low satellites
P. Lejba, S. Schillak
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11:45 - 12:00 Temporal variations of the Earth gravity field derived from SLR Data over a long period of time
Florent Deleflie, Pierre Exertier, Olivier Laurain, Dominique Feraudy, Jean-Michel Lemoine
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12:00 - 12:15 A 33 Year Time History of the Earth Dynamic Oblateness changes from SLR data
Minkang Cheng, Byron D. Tapley
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12:15 - 12:30 ICESat, GRACE, and Time Varying Gravity: SLR Contributions and Applications
S. B. Luthcke, D. D. Rowlands, F. G. Lemoine, H. J. Zwally, S. M. Klosko, D. S. Chinn, J. J. McCarthy, T. A. Williams
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12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
Scientific Achievements, Applications and Future Requirements (second session)
Richard Gross, NASA JPL, USA
Aleksander Brzezinski, WUT, SRC, Poland
14:00 - 14:15 Use of SLR Observations to improve Galileo GIOVE-B Orbit and Clock Determination
I. Hidalgo, A. Mozo, P. Navarro, R. PÝriz, D. Navarro-Reyes
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14:15 - 14:30 Orbit Determination of LRO at the Moon
David E. Smith, Maria T. Zuber, Frank G. Lemoine, Mark H. Torrence, Erwan Mazarico
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14:30 - 14:45 Comparison and Combination of SLR Solutions Including Gravity Field Coefficients and Range Biases
N. Panafidina, M. Rothacher, D. Thaller
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14:45 - 15:00 Measurment of Anomalous Angle of Deviation of Light During Satellite Laser Ranging
Yuriy V. Ignatenko, Vladimir M. Tryapitsyn, Andriy A. Makeyev, Igor Yu. Ignatenko
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15:00 - 15:15 Overview of the Science Results from ICESat
B. E. Schutz, H. J. Zwally
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15:15 - 15:30 Planetary Laser Altimetry; Past and Present
David E. Smith, Maria T. Zuber
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15:30 - 15:45 Volatile Exchange on Mars
Maria T. Zuber, David E. Smith
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15:45 - 16:00 Lunar Laser Ranging - A Science Tool for Geodesy and General Relativity
Juergen Mueller
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16:00 - 16:30Break
Scientific Achievements, Applications and Future Requirements (second session)(continued)
Richard Gross, NASA JPL, USA
Aleksander Brzezinski, WUT, SRC, Poland
16:30 - 16:45 Lunar Core and Mantle. What Does LLR See?
James G. Williams
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16:45 - 17:00 Status of the INFN Satellite/lunar laser ranging Characterization Facility (SCF)
S. Dell'Agnello, G. O. Delle Monache, D. G. Currie, R. Vittori et al
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17:00 - 17:15 Confirming the Frame-Dragging Effect with Satellite Laser Ranging
John C. Ries, Richard J. Eanes, Michael M. Watkins
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17:15 - 17:30 Status of the LARES Experiment for Accurate Measurements of Earth Gravitomagnetism
Ignazio Ciufolini, Antonio Paolozzi, Erricos Pavlis
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17:30 - 17:45 New accurate atmospheric correction of SLR observations
D.D. Wijaya, F.K. Brunner
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17:45 - 18:00
Posters
Evaluation of PPN parameter Gamma as a test of General Relativity using SLR data
Ludwig Combrinck
Preparing the Bernese GPS Software for the analysis of SLR observations to geodetic satellites
D. Thaller, M. Mareyen, R. Dach, W. Gurtner, G. Beutler, B. Richter, J. Ihde
The methods of converting observation data of SLR between two nearby stations
Pap V., Medvedsky M.
Estimation of the elastic Earth parameters k2 and k3 from the SLR technique
Milena Rutkowska, Marcin Jagoda
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19:00 Reception at Andersia hotel