Course detail

Geodetic Networks

FAST-IE54Acad. year: 2018/2019

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.

Department

Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.

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.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Abelovič, J. a kol.: Meranie v geodetických sieťach. ALFA, Bratislava 1990

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

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.

Aims

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.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

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

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-P-C-GK Doctoral

    branch GAK , 1. year of study, summer semester, 7 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme D-K-C-GK Doctoral

    branch GAK , 1. year of study, summer semester, 7 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

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.