Zuheir Altamimi

Research Director
Institut National de l'Information Géographique et Forestière (IGN), France
E-mail: zuheir.altamimi@ign.fr
Page: http://recherche.ign.fr/labos/lareg/page.php?menu=CV&prenom=Zuheir&nom=Altamimi

Fields of interest:

Theory and realization of terrestrial reference systems

Main publications:

Altamimi Z., Métivier L., Collilieux X. (2012).
ITRF2008 plate motion model.
Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, B07402, doi:10.1029/2011JB008930.

Altamimi Z., Collilieux X., Métivier L. (2011).
ITRF2008: an improved solution of the International Terrestrial Reference Frame.
Journal of Geodesy, doi:10.1007/s00190-011-0444-4.

Altamimi Z., Collilieux X., Legrand J., Garayt B., Boucher C. (2007).
ITRF2005: A new release of the International Terrestrial Reference Frame based on time series of station positions and Earth Orientation Parameters.
Journal of Geophysical Research, doi: 10.1029/2007JB004949.

Altamimi Z., P. Sillard and C. Boucher (2002).
ITRF2000: A New Release of the International Terrestrial Reference Frame for Earth Science Applications.
Journal of Geophysical Research, 107(B10), 2214, doi:10.1029/2001JB000561.

Collilieux X., Altamimi Z., Coulot D., Ray J., and Sillard P. (2007).
Comparison of VLBI, GPS, SLR height residuals from ITRF2005 using spectral and correlation methods.
Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B12403, doi:10.1029/2007JB004933.

Collilieux X., Z. Altamimi, J. Ray, T. van Dam and X. Wu (2009).
Effect of the satellite laser ranging network distribution on geocenter motion estimation.
Journal of Geophysical Research, 114 (B04402), doi:10.1029/2008JB005727.

Métivier L., X .Collilieux and Z. Altamimi (2012).
ITRF2008 contribution to Glacial Isostatic Adjustment and Recent Ice Melting assessment.
Geophysical Research Letters, 39(L01309), doi:10.1029/2011GL049942.

Ray J., Z. Altamimi, X. Collilieux, T. van Dam (2007).
Anomalous harmonics in the spectra of GPS position estimates.
GPS Solutions, doi:10.1007/s10291-007-00670-7.

van Dam T., Z. Altamimi, X. Collilieux, J. Ray (2010).
Topographically induced height errors in predicted atmospheric loading effects.
Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2009JB006810.

Wu X., X. Collilieux, Z. Altamimi, B. Vermeersen, R. S. Gross and I. Fukumori (2011).
Accuracy of the International Terrestrial Reference Frame origin and Earth expansion.
Geophysical Research Letters, 38 (L13304), doi:10.1029/2011GL047450.