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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Mathematical Cartography

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D55MKT_EN ZK 2P
Lecturer:
Jiří Cajthaml (guarantor)
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Department of Geomatics
Synopsis:

Basic formulas in mathematical cartography, projection equations, projection properties. Estimation the „unknown“ map projection. Methodology of design of cartographic projection for selected geographic area. Critical analysis of historical methods of geospatial representation of the Czech Republic - possibility of optimization of existing images. Mathematical Cartography Abroad – Systém UTM.

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Základní literatura:

[1] Snyder, J.P. (2007). Map Projections: A Working Manual. USGS.

[2] Grafarend, E., Krumm F. (2006). Map projections – Cartographic information systems. Heidelberg: Springer.

[3] Lapaine, M., Usery, L. (2017). Choosing a Map Projection. Springer International publishing AG

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