Guidance to Geometrical and Physical Geodesy

With the release of Introduction to Geometrical and Physical Geodesy: Foundations of Geomatics, ESRI Press has added a technical offering to its list of academic titles. The book introduces the fundamentals of geodesy, using the earth's gravitational field to determine a location's exact height, then projecting this three-dimensional information into the two-dimensional realm of cartography. "In searching for a textbook for my own classes, I felt that the existing geodesy books were either too basic or too advanced," says author Thomas H. Meyer, associate professor in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment at the University of Connecticut. "My... (read more)
2010-06-03 02:32:19

Siberian State Academy of Geodesy Turns 80

The Siberian State Academy of Geodesy (SGGA) has celebrated the 80th anniversary of its foundation. The official celebration took part in the Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theatre on 23 April 2013. The theatre welcomed world-famous specialists, outstanding members of the Academy and many of its graduates. The celebration was followed by the IX International Scientific Congress and Exhibition, Interexpo Geo-Siberia, which took place from 24 to 26 April 2013. Lena Halounová, congress director of ISPRS 2016 in Prague, was the chairperson of the Novosibirsk Workshop 2013 called Global Geospatial Information on Thursday 25 April organised by the ISPRS working group... (read more)
2013-05-10 09:33:49

GeoForm 2014 Focuses on Geodesy, Cartography and GIS

The organisers of GeoForm are inviting geomatics professionals to attend the international exhibition on geodesy, cartography and GIS. The event will take place on 14-16 October 2014 in Moscow, Russia. GeoForm+ is the main exhibition held in the central region of Russia in the field of geodesy, cartography and geographic information systems. It is considered as an ideal venue for product promotion, conclusion of contracts and a meeting place for experts from various regions of Russia and other countries. Among the exhibition sections are technologies and equipment for geodesy, geology and geophysics, areas research & modelling, cartography, remote sensing, geoinformation... (read more)
2014-07-01 10:11:32
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