Geodynamics and Geospatial Research 2020

In the light of Order No 1/99 of the University of Latvia issued on 12th of March 2020, the Conference Geodynamics and Geospatial research 2020 is being postponed indefinitely.


Further information will follow!!!


Institute of Geodesy and Geoinformatics are organizing international scientifc conference - Geodynamics and Geospatial research 2020.

Conference will take place on 19th of March 2020 at the House of sciences of the University of Latvia. Conference hall will be announced, location of the venue - Jelgavas street 3, Riga, Latvia. MAP

Work language of the conference - English.

Abstracts of the presentations will be published in abstract book, but the best of full text papers will be published in the peer reviewed journal - Baltic Journal of Modern Computing, both papers - Free of Charge. More information about the BJMC you can find HERE

There is no participation fee for the conference and you are kindly invited to register HERE.

Deadline for the speaker registration and submission of the abstract is 1st of February 2020.

Deadline for the participant registration is 15th of March 2020.

Recommended topics but not only for the conference are:

  • Geodynamics and geospatial research;

  • Gravity field, Geoid models and height systems;

  • Astrogeodetic measurements;

  • GNSS and satellite geodesy;

  • Leveling networks;

  • Survey Engineering;

  • Photogrammetry, Remote sensing;

  • Geographical Information Systems (GIS);

  • Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV);


Preliminary agenda

08:30 – 09:00 Arrival and registration

09:00 Conference opening

Vice-rector for Exact Sciences, Life and Medical Sciences of the University of Latvia,

Director of the Institute of Geodesy and Geoinformatics

V. Segliņš, G. Silabriedis

09:25 – 09:40

Latvian digital zenith camera - 2019 status report (LAT)

A. Zarins, A. Rubans, G. Silabriedis

09:40 – 09:55

Description of program for asteroid detection on digitized scans of Baldone Schmidt telescope archive (LAT)

K. Nagainis, I. Eglitis

09:55 – 10:10

Automatic drainage ditch identification in forest using LiDAR data (LAT)

R. Melniks, J. Ivanovs, A. Lazdins

10:10 – 10:25

Transfer Learning Approach for Shoreline Extraction from Sentinel-2A imagery (TUR, LAT)

B. Bayram, S. N. Karagol, O. C. Bayrak, F. Erdem, I. Vārna

10:25 – 10:35

Advanced observation technique for digital zenith camera (RUS)

M. M. Murzabekov

10:35 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 11:15

Creation of Kinematic Quality Measurement Model using GNSS Base Station Networks (LAT)

A. Celms, V. Puķīte, I. Reķe, A. Veliks

11:15 – 11:30

Characteristics of seasonal variations and noises of the Latvian CORS stations based on the daily PPP solutions (POL, LAT)

K. Maciuk, I. Vārna

11:30 – 11:45

Measurements results of the highest peaks of mountain ranges in Poland (POL)

K. Maciuk, K. Kozioł

11:45 – 12:00

Preliminary information on the studies of ionospheric impact on the GNSS observations (LAT)

J. Balodis, I. Vārna, M. Normand, D. Haritonova, I. Jumare

12:00 – 12:15

Investigation of Kinematic PPP Performance in Hydrographic Surveying by Using Online Web Services (TUR)

N. O. Aykut, B. Akpinar

12:15 – 12:30

Accuracy Assessment of RTK GNSS and PPP Method for Digital Orthophoto Generation (TUR)

B. Akpinar, N. O. Aykut, B. Bayram, M. O. Selbesoğlu, O. C. Bayrak

12:30 – 12:45

Benefits of multi-constellation use in surveying (LAT)

I. Farenhorste, I. Mitrofanovs

12:45 – 14:00 Lunch (on your own)

14:00 – 14:15

The conversion of heights into the PL-EVRF2007-NH frame in Poland (POL)

Ł. Borowski, P. Banasik

14:15 – 14:30

The creation method and structure of the Digital Terrain Model of the Absheron Peninsula (AZE)

N. Jafarova, K. Ismatova

14:30 – 14:45

Local quasi-geoid model for the city of Krakow (POL)

P. Banasik, K. Bujakowski, J. Kudrys, M. Ligas

14:45 – 15:00

Evaluation of the accuracy of height measurement using GNSS RTN. (POL)

J. Kudrys, R. Krzyżek

15:00 – 15:15

The results of the project on QGeoid determination and its analysis (LAT)

K. Morozova

15:15 – 15:35 Coffee break

15:35 – 15:50

Monitoring Glacier Melting by GRACE-Mascon Solutions (TUR)

C. Aydin, O. Gunes

15:50 – 16:05

Preliminary analysis of seismic deformation characteristics of the North Atlantic and Northern Europe (LAT)

V. Nikulin

16:05 – 16:20

The use of GIS tools in mental map analysis (POL)

S. Szombara, K. Maciuk

16:20 – 16:35

Structure-from-Motion analysis of small-scale glacier dynamics Case study on the use of Bentley’s Context Capture and Agisoft Metashape (POL)

P. Lewińska

16:35 – 16:50

Estimation of land subsidence in Louisiana coastal zone (USA)

A. Abdalla


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