ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Technology / Remote Sensing

Plane and Geodetic Surveying, Second Edition

| £74.95 | €84.29 | Ca$121.60 | Au$120.00
by Aylmer Johnson
What is this?DRM-PDF | by download   add to wish list
Plane and Geodetic Surveying, Second Edition by Aylmer Johnson

Plane and Geodetic Surveying blends together theory and practice, conventional techniques and satellite-based methods, to provide the ideal book for students of surveying. It gives detailed guidance on how and when the principal surveying instruments (total stations, levels and navigational satellite receivers) should be used.

It fully and clearly explains the concepts and formulae needed to convert instrument readings into useful and reliable results. It offers rigorous explanations of the theoretical background to surveying, while at the same time providing a wealth of useful advice about conducting a survey in practice. The book also contains an accompanying least square adjustment program that is available for free download.

What's New in the Second Edition:

  • Revises and updates the text to reflect recent developments in satellite navigation, laser scanners and total stations
  • Provides a more rigorous treatment of how to calculate and use mean earth curvature in geodetic geometry
  • Includes substantial additional information on precise levelling, spherical and ellipsoidal geometry, trigonometric heighting and setting out
  • Offers a fuller description of mapping systems, including the State Plane Coordinate System

This book is essential for all students of surveying and for practitioners who need a 'stand-alone' text for further reading.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 737685

Ebook Details
Pages: 276
Size: 3.8 MB
Publisher: CRC Press
Date published:   2014
ISBN: 9781466589568 (DRM-PDF)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

Territory Restrictions
This ebook will NOT be sold to customers with a billing address in:

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Technology > Construction
Nonfiction > Technology > Remote Sensing

This author has products in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Science > Earth Sciences > Geography
Nonfiction > Technology > Agriculture
Nonfiction > Technology > Construction
Nonfiction > Technology > Remote Sensing

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016