Metrology in Geodesy (MIGE)

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  1. Basic facts
  2. Lectures
  3. Practical Classes

Basic facts about the subject

  • Code: 154MIGE
  • Lectures: Ing. Lenka Línková, Ph.D.
  • Practical classes:  Ing. Lenka Línková, Ph.D.
  • Hours per week: 1+3
  • Credits: 6
  • End: unclassified assessment, exam
  • Room: practical classes / lectures: B977/ B977


Metrological terminology, metrological regulations, evaluation of precision and accuracy of a measurement, observation errors, calibration of geodetic instruments, uncertainties in measurement, metrology in quality management system.


  1. Flack, David and Hannaford, John: Fundamental Good Practice in Dimensional Metrology, Measurement Good Practice Guide No. 80, National Physical Laboratory, UK, 2012.
  2. Metrology – in short, 3rd edition, EURAMET, 2008
  3. ISO 17123 Optics and optical instruments – Field procedures for testing geodetic and surveying instruments (9 parts)  
  4. ISO: Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement, 1995


  • Participation in lectures is optional, but recommended.
  • Program of lectures is posted in the Moodle course.

Practical classes

Practical classes are based on individual students measurements with geodetic instruments. Procedures for testing geodetic instruments described in ČSN ISO 17 123 are applied to determine and evaluate precision of these instruments.

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