Transport Geoinformation Systems
Abbreviation: PRGIS Load: 30(L) + 0(E) + 15(LE) + 0(S) + 0(FLE) + 0(PEE)
Lecturers in charge: dr. sc. Tonči Carić
Lecturers: doc. dr. sc. Damir Budimir ( Laboratory exercises, Lectures )
dr. sc. Petar Feletar ( Laboratory exercises, Lectures )
prof. dr. sc. Hrvoje Gold ( Lectures )
Tomislav Erdelić mag. ing. el. techn. inf. ( Laboratory exercises )
Course description: Course description: Definition of geoinformation system. Basic concepts about maps. Projections and coordinate systems. Design of geoinformation system. Identifying data layers and attributes. Vector data models. Raster data models. Digitization of maps. Data entry and geocoding. Building spatial relations. Analysis and presentation of spatial relations. Digital terrain model. Application of remote sensing in spatial data acquisition and maintenance. Aerial and satellite imagery interpretation. Software support. Geoinformation systems of road and communication infrastructure. Transport networks and dynamic segmentation. Tracking mobility on digital maps. Application of geoinformation systems in traffic and transport technology.
Lecture languages: hr
Compulsory literature:
1. Chang, K.T.: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems, McGraw Hill, 2003.
Recommended literature:
2. Burrough, P.A., McDonnell, R.A.: Principles of Geographical Information Systems, Oxford University Press, 1998.
3. Miller, H.J., Shaw, S.-L.: Geographic Information Systems for Transportation, Principles and Applications, Oxford University Press, 2001.
4. Lillesand, T.M., Kiefer, R.W.: Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation, John Willey, 2000.
L - Lectures
E - Exercises
LE - Laboratory exercises
S - Seminar
FLE - Practical foreign language exercises
PEE - Physical education excercises
* - Not graded