544-0921/01 – TLS and UAV Technology (TTU)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geodesy and Mine SurveyingCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Roman Kapica, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Roman Kapica, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2021/2022Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
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KAP74 doc. Ing. Roman Kapica, Ph.D.
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Full-time Examination 20+0
Part-time Examination 20+0

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The issues of creating virtual models utilizing non-contact measurement methods (terrestrial laser scanning, unmanned systems). Activities related to the operation of unmanned systems, their operation, self-imaging and evaluation of acquired data.

Compulsory literature:

KREPS, Sarah E. Drones: what everyone needs to know. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. What everyone needs to know. ISBN 978-0-19-023534-5. MAAS, Hans-Gerd, GEORGE, Vosselman, ed. Airborne and Terrestrial Laser Scanning. Dunbeath: Whittles Publishing, 2013. ISBN 978-1-904445-87-6. NIEDZIELSKI, Tomasz, ed. Applications of unmanned aerial vehicles in geosciences. Cham, Switzerland: Birkhäuser, [2019]. Pageoph topical volumes. ISBN 978-3-030-03170-1. LINDER, Wilfried. Digital photogrammetry: a practical course. 3rd ed. Berlin: Springer, c2009. ISBN 978-3-540-92724-2.

Recommended literature:

AVTAR, Ram a Teiji WATANABE, ed. Unmanned aerial vehicle: applications in agriculture and environment. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, [2020]. ISBN 978-3-030-27156-5. GRUBESIC, Tony H. a Jake R. NELSON. UAVs and urban spatial analysis: an introduction. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, [2020]. ISBN 978-3-030-35864-8. KAPICA, Roman. Visualization of photogrammetric data in areas affected by mining activities: monograph. Ed. 1st. Košice: Technická univerzita v Košiciach, 2014. ISBN 978-80-553-1841-7. Laser scanning for the environmental sciences. [Hoboken]: Wiley, 2009. ISBN 978-1-4443-1195-2.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Individuální konzultace na odborné téma se zaměřením na obsah předmětu a téma disertační práce. Ústní zkouška s písemnou přípravou.


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Part-time form (validity from: 2021/2022 Winter semester)
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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (P0532D330034) Mine Surveying and Geodesy K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0532D330034) Mine Surveying and Geodesy P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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