Environmental data management and analysis with GIS

Lecturers: Prof. Paolo Zatelli, Prof. Alfonso Vitti, prof.  Marco Ciolli

Timetable: 11-15 March 2019

March 2018 Hours  Room
Monday 11 March 8:30 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 17:30 2N
Tuesday 12 March 8:30 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 17:30 2N
Wednesday 13 March

8:30 - 10:30

10:30 - 12:30

13:30 - 17:30

1H

2Q

1H

Thursday 14 March 8:30 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 17:30 1H / PC ovest
Friday 15 March 8:30 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 17:30 1H / 1A to be confirmed

Duration: 40 hours (5 credits)

Programme:

  1. Introduction to GIS and numerical cartography.
  2. GIS theory, tools and data.
  3. Cartographic projections, reference systems and their transformations.
  4. GRASS GIS: features, logical structure and usage.
  5. GRASS GIS: projects, data I/O. Tutorial.
  6. Thematic maps.
  7. Geoprocessing, network analysis.
  8. Overview of GIS applications - WebGIS.
  9. GIS and geostatistics. Digital geographic data sources.
  10. Spatial databases, theory, tools and data.
  11. GRASS Tutorial.
  12. Image analysis for environmental applications.
  13. Tutorial on environmental GIS applications.

Tutorials: Tutorials and exercises are integrated in the lectures.

Registration: in order to access the course, please send an e-mail to dicamphd [at] unitn.it