544-0954/04 – Geodetic coordinate systems (GSS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geodesy and Mine SurveyingCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Kostelecký, DrSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Kostelecký, DrSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2021/2022Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOS10 prof. Ing. Jan Kostelecký, DrSc.
STA73 prof. Ing. Hana Staňková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Part-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Understanding, ability to application.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


Global coordinate systems ICRS and ITRF (resp. ETRS). Relation between them. Local coordinate systems for positioning, determination of the heights and gravity. Relation between ITRF and local coordinate systems.

Compulsory literature:

Cimbálník M., Zeman A., Kostelecký J.: Základy vyšší a fyzikální geodézie, skriptum, Vydavatelství ČVUT, 2007

Recommended literature:

Kostelecký J., Klokočník J., Kostelecký J. ml.: Kosmická geodézie, skriptum, Vydavatelství ČVUT, 2008

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Účast na konzultacích, ústní zkouška.


Other requirements



Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Basic types of coordinates, basics of precession theory, nutation, variations in Earth rotation and pole motion Basic methods of space geodesy Definition and implementation of ICRS and ITRS (resp. ETRS) National positioning systems S-JTSK, S42 / 83, S-JTSK / 95, S-JTSK / 05 - observation methods and implementation, relation to ETRS European altitude system EVRS and its implementation, national altitude system, implemented by ČSJNS, and its connection to EVRS Gravity systems and their implementation

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2021/2022 Winter semester)
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Min. number of points
Examination Examination  
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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

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