Course Details

Geodetic Networks

Academic Year 2022/23

IE54 course is part of 2 study plans

D-P-C-GK Summer Semester 1st year

D-K-C-GK Summer Semester 1st year

Horizontal geodetic control networks - historical development. Coordinate system of Unified Trigonometric Cadastral Network. Astronomical-geodetic network, its modernization. Vertical geodetic control - development. Height system Bpv and its modernization. Gravimetric control - development and modernization. Geocentric reference systems and frames - development. Geodynamic networks. Local geodetic networks. Integration of classical and satellite measurements. Analysis and interpretation of repeated mesurements in geodetic networks. Pracical applications.

Course Guarantor

doc. Ing. Josef Weigel, CSc.

Institute

Institute of Geodesy

Objective

Detailed acquaintance with problems of development and modernization of geodetic horizontal, vertical and gravity controls. Detailed understanding of structure, measurement and adjustment of geodetic control networks. Understanding of the principles of integration of terrestrial and satellite measurements.

Syllabus

1. Historical development of horizontal geodetic control networks. Coordinate system of Unified Trigonometric Cadastral Network. Astronomical-geodetic network, its modernization.
2. Development of vertical geodetic control. Height system Bpv and its modernization. Development and modernization of gravimetric control.
3. Geocentric reference systems and frames - development. Satellite networks in CR.
4. Methods of quasigeoid determination. Geodynamic networks. Local geodetic networks. Integration of classical and satellite measurements.
5. Analysis and interpretation of repeated mesurements in geodetic networks.
6. Pracical applications.

Prerequisites

Methods of mathematical analysis. Principles of measurements and their processing in geodetic networks. Overview of problems of horizontal, vertical and gravity controls. Principles of satellite measurements. Overview of coordinate systems.

Language of instruction

Czech

Credits

7 credits

Semester

summer

Forms and criteria of assessment

examination

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site

https://www.vut.cz/en/students/courses/detail/256121

Lecture

13 weeks, 3 hours/week, elective

Syllabus

1. Historical development of horizontal geodetic control networks. Coordinate system of Unified Trigonometric Cadastral Network. Astronomical-geodetic network, its modernization.
2. Development of vertical geodetic control. Height system Bpv and its modernization. Development and modernization of gravimetric control.
3. Geocentric reference systems and frames - development. Satellite networks in CR.
4. Methods of quasigeoid determination. Geodynamic networks. Local geodetic networks. Integration of classical and satellite measurements.
5. Analysis and interpretation of repeated mesurements in geodetic networks.
6. Pracical applications.