NIT Surathakal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics Geographic Information System

NIT Surathakal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM

 

AM 400 GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (3-0-0) 3

Components of GIS, functions , Coordinate Systems, Raster and vector-based GIS and data structures,

Spatial data sources Geo-relational Vector data model, Object based vector data model, raster data model,

data input, geometric Transformation, Spatial data editing, Attribute data input and management, vector

data analysis, Raster data analysis., GIS Modeling and Decision support system, Applications of GIS in

several domains

Kang-tsung Chang Introduction to Geographic Information Systems 4 th edition Tata McGraw Hill

Burrough & McDonnell, Principles of Geographical Information Systems, Oxford University Press

Yang, Snyder & Tobler, Map projection Transformation principles and applications, Taylor and Francis

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