There is MPhil and PhD supervision available in Satellite geodesy and Geospatial Engineering. Areas within Satellite Geodesy include: GPS and geophysical modelling; GPS/GNSS geodesy; precise orbit determination of altimetric and geodetic satellites; sea level; ice sheet mass balance; satellite altimetry; static and temporal gravity field and reference frame analyses from dedicated satellite missions; SAR interferometry; geophysical and industrial deformation monitoring; geodynamics and geohazards; integration of GPS and INS; engineering geodesy. Areas within Geospatial Engineering include: geoinformatics and advanced GIS; geospatial algorithm development; spatial modelling including network modelling, cellular automata and agent based approaches to spatial complexity; multimedia cartography and information delivery; temporal GIS; geospatial data management; airborne and satellite remote sensing applied to environmental impact assessment; land use, vegetation and pollution monitoring; Earth observation of urban systems; photogrammetry; laser scanning; precise non-contact dimensional control.
A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant discipline, such as geomatics, surveying, mathematics physics, earth/environmental science, engineering, computing, information technology or physical geography. Applicants whose 1st language is not English normally require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||September 2016||-||36 months|
|PhD||Part-time||September 2016||-||72 months|
|PhD||Full-time||January 2017||-||36 months|
|PhD||Part-time||January 2017||-||72 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||January 2017||-||12 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||January 2017||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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