Alcuni momenti di storia della geodesia italiana nella Panormitanæ Studiorum Universitas: la scuola geodetica palermitana

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[automatically translated] In the history of the University of Palermo, an important place took the geodesy school founded shortly after the second half of the nineteenth century, counting names such as Adolfo Venturi, Emmanuel Soler and Corradino Mineo. Its theoretical research, together with the innovative experiments, carried the Palermo school among those having the most reputation in not only nationally but internationally as well. In this brief communication, has run wanted to point out the originality and scope of various geodetic campaigns conducted by the aforementioned Palermo school through the pioneering use of new instruments, and conducted through advanced empirical methods that, overall, contraddistinsero this school in the international framework .
Original languageItalian
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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