GEOMETRIC GEODESY AND NETWORKS

Course Information
TitleΓΕΩΜΕΤΡΙΚΗ ΓΕΩΔΑΙΣΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΚΤΥΑ / GEOMETRIC GEODESY AND NETWORKS
CodeΑ05
FacultyEngineering
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAristeidis Fotiou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000862

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 152
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCore Courses634

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
20052224
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
recommended Courses: 1. REFERENCE SYSTEMS AND TIME 2. SURVEYING INSTRUMENTS AND MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES 3. SURVEYING 4. ADJUSTMENT OF OBSERVATIONS AND ESTIMATION THEORY 5. GPS 6. INTRODUCTORY CARTOGRAPHY 7. INTRODUCTION TO GRAVITY FIELD 8. SURVEYING NETWORKS AND COMPUTATIONS
Learning Outcomes
Understanding of basic geodetic concepts and methods of positioning, solution of complex geodetic problems in practice, quality assessment of geodetic works, adjustment of geodetic networks.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
Subject of geodesy and ellipsoidal earth model. Geometry of the ellipsoid and solution of fundamental problems. Observations reference systems and coordinates. Geodetic datum. Reduction of observations. Geodetic projection and map projection systems in Greece. Coordinate and datum transformation. Geodetic networks. GPS networks. Applications.
Keywords
geodesy, reference ellipsoid, geodetic networks, adjustment of networks, reference systems, reduction of observations, map projections, GPS, HGRS87, UTM, HATT
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures52
Total52
Student Assessment
Description
Written final exam including questions (mainly complex) and problem solving with computations or solution/methodology presentation.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλίο [11152]: Γεωμετρική Γεωδαισία- Θεωρία και Πράξη, Φωτίου Αριστείδης Ι.,2007, Εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη. ΙSBN: 978-960-456-042-4
Additional bibliography for study
1. Α. Δερμάνης, 2005. Συντεταγμένες και συστήματα αναφοράς, Εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη. 2. Α. Φωτίου και Χ. Πικριδάς, 2012. GPS και Γεωδαιτικές Εφαρμογές, 2η Έκδοση, Εκδόσεισ Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη. 3. Δ. Ρωσσικόπουλος, 1999. Τοπογραφικά Δίκτυα και Υπολογισμοί, Εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη. 4. Χ. Καλτσίκης και Α. Φωτίου, 1990. ΓΕΝΙΚΗ ΤΟΠΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ. Εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη. ΙSBN: 960-431-590-0. Κωδικός στον Εύδοξο:11145. 5. Α. Δερμάνης, Δ, Ρωσσικόπουλος και Α. Φωτίου, 1993. Τοπογραφικοί υπολογισμοί και συνορθώσεις δικτύων. Εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη. 6. Δ. Αραμπέλος και Η.Ν. Τζιαβός, 2007. Εισαγωγή στο Πεδίο Βαρύτητας της Γης.Εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη. ISBN: 978-960-456-047-9. Εύδοξος: 11271. 7. Vanicek P. and E,J. Krakiwsky, 1982. Geodesy: The Concepts. North-Holland. 8. Torge W., 1980. Geodesy. de Gruyter. 9. Heiskanen W. and H. Moritz, 1967. Physical Geodesy. Freeman.
Last Update
20-09-2013