Students in this class will understand and learn the basic principles of photogrammetry and geoinformation systems, with emphasis on organization subjects, range of applications, mathematical and geometrical principles, photogrammetric procedures (methods, equipment, products), applications with the use of software.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction. Metric camera. Photographic image. Digital image. Stereoscopy. Computer vision. Photogrammetric takings, equipment, organization. Orientations: interior, exterior. Photogrammetric methods and instrumentation. Aerial triangulation. Photogrammetry and digital elevation models. Rectification, orthophotography. Terrestrial, close- range, satellite photogrammetry. Geoinformation Systems (GIS): Photogrammetry and GIS, data – data base formation, basic operations of GIS, equipment, GIS organization. Applications.