Prof. Mehdi Eshagh

Senior Managing Editor, Journal of Geodetic Science
Department of Engineering Science
University West, Sweden

Responsibilities at De Gruyter Open:

Fills each issue on time and with a sufficient number of good articles

Searches for good submissions

Builds team of Editors in all subfields of geodetic science

Develops and maintains contacts with many scientists, especially with potential authors

Promotes published articles to readers and citers

Fields of interest

  • Mathematical statistics and adjustment theory
  • Satellite gravity gradiometry, Orbit determination, gravity field determination
  • Physical Geodesy, Geoid determination and datum unification
  • Geodetic network design and optimization

Recent publications:

Eshagh M. (2014)
A theoretical study on terrestrial gravimetric data refinement by Earth gravity models,
Geophys. Prosp. 62: 158-171.

Eshagh M., Lemoine J.M., Gegout P. and Biancale R. (2013)
On regularized time varying gravity field models based on GRACE data and their comparisons with hydrological models,
Acta Geophys. 61(1): 1-17.

Novak P., Tenzer R., Eshagh M. and Bagherbandi M. (2013)
Evaluation of gravity gradients generated by Earth crustal structure,
Comp. Geosci. 51:22-33.

Eshagh M. and Romeshkani M. (2013)
Quality assessment of terrestrial gravity anomalies from GOCE gradiometric data and Earth’s gravity models using variance component estimation,
Stud. Geophys. Geod. 57(1):67-83.

Eshagh M. and Ghorbannia M. (2013)
The use of Gaussian equations of motions of a satellite for local gravity anomaly recovery,
Adv. Space Res. 52(1):30-38.

Eshagh M. (2013)
On the reliability and error calibration of some recent Earth’s gravity models of GOCE with respect to EGM08,
Acta Geod. Geophys. Hung., 48(2): 199-208.

Eshagh M. (2013)
An integral approach to regional gravity field refinement using Earth gravity models,
J Geodyn. 68: 18-28.

Eshagh M. and Ebadi S. (2013)
Geoid modelling based on EGM08 and the recent Earth gravity models of GOCE,
Earth Sci. Inf. 6:113-125.

Eshagh M. (2013)
Numerical aspects of EGM08-based geoid computations in Fennoscandia regarding the applied reference Surface and error propagation,
J Appl. Geophys, 96: 28-32.

Sjöberg L.E. and Eshagh M. (2012)
A theory on geoid modeling by spectral combination of data from satellite gravity gradiometry, terrestrial gravity and an Earth gravitational model,
Acta Geod. Geophys. Hung., 47(1):13-28.

Bagherbandi M. and Eshagh M. (2012)
Recovery of Moho’s undulations based on the Vening Meinesz-Moritz theory from satellite gravity gradiometry data: A simulation study,
Adv. Space Res., 49(6):1097-1111.

Eshagh M. and Bagherbandi M. (2012)
Quality description for gravimetric and seismic Moho models of Fennoscandia through a combined adjustment,
Acta Geod. Geophys. Hung., 47(4): 388-401.

Eshagh M. (2012)
Spectral combination of spherical gradiometric boundary-value problems: a theoretical study,
Pure Appl. Geophys., 169: 2201-2215.

Bagherbandi M. and Eshagh M. (2012)
Crustal thickness recovery using an isostatic model and GOCE data,
EPS, 64(11): 1053-1057.

Eshagh M. (2012)
A strategy towards an EGM08-based Fennoscandian geoid model,
J Appl. Geophys. 87: 53-59.

Eshagh M. (2010):
Towards validation of satellite gradiometric data using modified version of 2nd order partial derivatives of extended Stokes’ formula,
Artificial Satellites, Vol. 44, No. 4, P. 103-129.

Eshagh M. (2010):
Spatially restricted integrals in gradiometric boundary value problems,
Artificial Satellites, Vol. 4, No. 44, P. 131-148.

Eshagh M. (2010):
Least-squares modification of extended Stokes’ formula and its second-order radial derivative for validation of satellite gravity gradiometry data,
Journal of Geodynamics,Vol. 49, P. 92-104.

Eshagh M. (2010):
Comparison of two approaches for considering laterally varying density in topographic effect on satellite gravity gradiometric data,
Acta Geophysica, doi: 10.2478.s11600-009-0057-y.

Eshagh M. (2009):
On the convergence of spherical harmonic expansion of topographic and atmospheric biases in gradiometry,
Contributions to Geophysics and Geodesy, Vol. 39, No. 4, P. 273-299. doi: 10.2478/v10126-009-0010-8.

Eshagh M. (2009):
Alternative expressions for gravity gradients in local north-oriented frame and tensor spherical harmonics,
Acta Geophysica, Vol. 58, P. 215-243. doi: 10.2478/s11600-009-0048-z.

Eshagh M. (2009):
The effect of lateral density variation of crustal and topographic masses on GOCE gradiometric data: A study in Iran and Fennoscandia,
Acta Geodaetica et Geophysica Hungarica, Vol. 44, No. 4, P. 399-418. doi: 10.1556/AGeod.44.2009.4.3.

Eshagh M. and Sjöberg L.E. (2009):
Topographic and atmospheric effects on GOCE gradiomeric data in local north oriented frame: A case study in Fennoscandia and Iran,
Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica, Vol. 53, P. 61-80.

Eshagh M. and Sjöberg L. E. (2009):
Atmospheric effects on satellite gravity gradiometry data,
Journal of Geodynamics, Vol. 47, P. 9-19.

Sjöberg L.E. and Eshagh M. (2009):
A geoid solution for airborne gravity data,
Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica. Vol. 53, P. 359-374.