NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus Advanced Surveying
ADVANCED SURVEYING Astronomical surveying, Construction and Boundary surveys: equipment for construction surveys, sources of errors, land surveys, Triangulation and Baseline Measurements, Theory of errors,Mapping and map projections, Total stations and GPS surveying: Reading:
1. Borden D. Dent, Jeffrey Troguson, Thomas W. Hodler, Cartography: Thematic Map Design, McGraw-Hill
Higher Education, 2008.
2. Gopi, Advanced Surveying: Total Station, GIS and Remote Sensing, Pearson Education India, 2007
3. Hoffman.B, H.Lichtenegga and J.Collins, Global Positioning System – Theory and Practice, Springer –
Verlag Publishers, 2001
4. Punmia B. C, Ashok K. Jain, Arun K. Jain, Higher Surveying, Laxmi Publications, 2005