Articles in the Geodesy Category

Jun 2018 | No Comment

Since its establishment 25 years ago, SIRGAS (Spanish acronym for Geocentric Reference System for the Americas) is the starting point in Latin America dealing with acquisition and treatment of geospatial information with scientific…

Dec 2017 | No Comment

The territory of the Balkan Peninsula is well known as a very active tectonic zone. Various geophysical, geological and geodetic methods and approaches have been applied…

Oct 2017 | No Comment

The Survey of Israel (SOI) conducts nation-wide geodetic monitoring and check-ups of all measurements conducted for numerous public interests…

Aug 2017 | No Comment

In 2014, a preliminary geoid model has been computed for the Philippines i.e., Philippine Geoid Model 2014 (PGM2014)…

Jul 2017 | No Comment

One of the oldest studies in geophysical sciences is geomagnetism – the study of Earth’s magnetic field, also referred to as the geomagnetic field. The phenomena associated with the geomagnetic field have been researched and monitored for centuries by many countries…

Apr 2017 | No Comment

Creating of national reference frame is not an easy task because Earth’s crust continuously undergoes various deformations. Repeated geodetic determinations of the positional relationships and elevations of points on the earth’s surface at certain time intervals make it possible…

Dec 2016 | No Comment

For many developing countries such as Uganda, the potential of GNSS has not been fully exploited due to the absence of accurate regional gravimetric quasi-geoid models…

Dec 2016 | No Comment

Due to the increasing probability of rock falls and landslides caused by environmental change, the necessity for monitoring of geo-risk areas is growing…

Aug 2016 | No Comment

For security purposes and safe and flawless operation of the Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) “Kozloduy” at the end of the last century it was given the task to build a monitoring system. As a major component of this system was to be built precise geodynamic…

Apr 2016 | No Comment

Along with the damage to buildings and infrastructure, the April 25, 2015 Mw7.8 Gorkha earthquake caused quite significant deformation over a large area in…