This book examines the major changes in the technology now used for the measurement and processing of topographic and non-topographic spatial data, with emphasis on the new and emerging technology and its applications. Fundamental principles are introduced to explain the basic operation of different types of equipment.
Part A: Developments in field instrumentation and processing techniques. Part B: Developments in remote sensing and photogrammetric technology. Part C: Developments in computer mapping, modelling and information systems. Index.