José Alberto Gonçalves

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Assistant Professor in the field of Surveying Engineering
Sigarra page

Department of Geosciences, Environment and Land Planning at the Science Faculty of the University of Porto,
Rua do Campo Alegre, 687, 4169-007 Porto (FCUP in Google Maps)

Recent publications

Academic Background

BSc in Surveying Engineering (Fac. Ciências da Universidade do Porto, 1988)

MSc in Geographical Information Systems (University College London, 1993)

PhD (University College London, Dept. Geomatic Engineering, 2001)

Teaching Activity

First degree in Sciences of Engineering (Surveying Engineering)

Master degree in Surveying Engineering


Member of CIIMAR (Interdisciplinary Centre for Marine and Environmental Research)

Topics of Interest


Coordinate Transformations

Lectures (sigarra)

Relevant data for Portuguese Cartography (KML format)

SRTM DEM - Mosaic of Portugal, filled and projected in national coordinate system ETRS89-PTTM06



NASA video about geodesy

Video about Surveying Engineering produced by Ordem dos Engenheiros (Portuguese Engineering Society)