Course code BūvZ6044

Credit points 3

Building Deformations Research

Total Hours in Course81

Number of hours for lectures24

Number of hours for seminars and practical classes8

Independent study hours49

Date of course confirmation14.06.2016

Responsible UnitInstitute of Land Management and Geodesy

Course developer

author prof.

Armands Celms

Dr. sc. ing.

Course abstract

In this study course students get acquainted with different types of structure deformations, the causes of their emergence, for research applicable geodetic instruments and accessories, performance of the measurements, measurement results processing, evaluation and required documentation presentation.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

• Knowledge of civil engineering structures deformation types and their determination with geodetic methods.
• Skills to comply building relocation, compaction and leans measurements, using different methods.
• Competence the appropriate geodetic instruments and measuring methods depending on the type of construction, measurement conditions and the required accuracy.

Compulsory reading

1. Helfriča B., Bīmane I., Kronbergs M., Zuments U. Ģeodēzija. Rīga: LĢIA, 2007. 262 lpp.
2. Маркузе Ю.И. Теория математической обработки геодезических измерений. Книга 2. Основы метода наименьших квадратов и уравнительных вычислений. Москва: МИИГАиК, 2005.