OE 875 (01) - Advanced Topics in Ocean Mapping

Adv Topics in Ocean Mapping

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Ocean Engineering
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   14  
CRN: 51454
The second of two courses covering the principles and practices of hydrography and ocean mapping. In this course the following topics are covered: Verification and Field QA/QC, Water Levels (Tides); Mapping Standards; Survey Planning, Execution and Reporting; Terrain Analysis; Optical Remote Sensing; Data Presentation; Seafloor Characterization; Electronic Navigational Charts; Hydrography for Nautical Charting, Product Liability and contracts; and the United Nations Convention for the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): (OE 874 or ESCI 874) and MATH 831 May be taken concurrently
Equivalent(s): ESCI 875

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm CHASE 142
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 T 1:10pm - 5:00pm CHASE 142