Geodynamics and Geospatial Research 2019

Within the framework of 77th international scientific conference of the University of Latvia, Institute of Geodesy and Geoinformatics are organizing section - Geodynamics and Geospatial research 2019.


Conference will take place on 21st of March 2019 at the House of sciences of the University of Latvia in conference hall Alfa, located in Jelgavas street 3, Riga, Latvia. MAP

Work language of the conference - English.


Abstracts of the presentations will be published in abstract book, but 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 extended till 25th of February 2019.

Deadline for the participant registration is 8th of March 2019.

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);


More detailed information will follow.

First presentations approved by the Conference programm committee

08:30 – 09:00 Arrival, registration

09:00 – 09:20

Conference opening

Vice-rector for Exact Sciences, Life and Medical Sciences of the University Director of the Institute of Geodesy and Geoinformatics

V. Segliņš, G. Silabriedis

09:20 – 09:40

The Latvian digital zenith camera enters regular service (LAT)

A. Zariņš, A. Rubans, G. Silabriedis

09:40 – 09:55

Software development for gravity data processing made by Scintrex CG-6 (LAT)

K. Morozova

09:55 – 10:15

The Use of Robust Estimation to Express Local Quasi-geoid (PLN)

Ł. Borowski, M. Banaś

10:15 – 10:35

The Development of Future Technological Scheme for the Creation of 3D Spatial Model (LAT)

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

10:35 – 10:55

Application of Remote Sensing Methods in Research of Nearshore Sandbars (LTU)

L. Bevainis, R. Janušaitė, V. Karaliūnas

10:55 – 11:25 Coffee break

11:25 – 11:45

Application of UAV aerial images and ground-based precision measurement of Eolian sand dunes (LTU)

N. Mačiulevičiūtė-Turlienė, L. Bevainis, A. Česnulevičius, A. Bautrėnas,

11:45 – 12:00

NAVKA/PREGON-X - LowCost GNSS & GNSS Raw Data and Algorithms for a Robust Multisensor Navigation, Positioning and Georeferencing with Smartphones (GER)

J. Diekert

12:00 – 12:15

NAVKA/PREGON-X - Theoretical and Practical Elaboration & Implementation on a GNSS/MEMS/Optical/Laser based Object Georeferencing with Smartphones (GER)

M. Almagboul

12:15 – 12:30

NAVKA/PREGON-X - Development of Different Hardware Variants for a GNSS/MEMS/Optics/Laser based Positioning & Georeferencing with Smartphones (GER)

S. Janugade

12:30 – 12:45

GNSS measurements on Sea surface (LAT)

V. Zeizis, J. Zvirgzds

12:45 – 13:00

Network RTK services in Estonia (EST)

H. Jürgenson

13:00 – 14:00 Break

14:00 – 14:15

Orbit type in GNSS clock stability (PLN)

K. Maciuk

14:15 – 14:30

Core site requirements and adjustment for Latvia (LAT)

L. Goldbergs, J. Kaminskis

14:30 – 14:45

SLR station RIGA in 2018 (LAT)

K. Salmiņš

14:45 – 15:05

Velocity analysis of the Latvian CORS Time Series for 2011-2018 (LAT)

I. Varna, D. Haritonova, J. Balodis

15:05 – 15:25

The impact of the Baltic Sea loading on GNSS time series in the territory of Latvia (LAT)

D. Haritonova

15:25 – 15:45

Height quality for GNSS/levelling points and GNSS CORS stations (LAT)

J. Balodis, K. Morozova, K. Balodis, G. Silabriedis, I. Mitrofanovs, M. Reiniks

Coffee, Discussions

Invitation to the next conference


Photo of the venue