ISBN : 978-81-224-1628-2
Publication Year : 2005
Edition : 2nd
Reprint : June, 2012
Pages : 424
Price : Rs. 295.00 
Binding : Paperback


This book presents a systematic and contemporary treatment of the theory and applications involved in higher surveying. It also highlights some of the modern developments in geomatics.

After explaining the basic survey operations, triangulation and trilateration, the book describes the various adjustment methods applied to survey measurement in detail, which is followed by topographic, hydrographic, construction, and route surveying. As engineers and surveyors need knowledge of determining absolute coordinates of points and directions of lines on the earth’s surface, a detailed discussion on field astronomy is presented in this book. A chapter on map projection is also included in the book.

Recent advances in land surveying are then highlighted including photogrammetry and photographic interpretation. Remote-sensing technique utilizing data acquired through satellites is…

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