Accession Number:

ADA275418

Title:

Feature Mapping in a Photogrammetric GIS

Descriptive Note:

Scientific paper

Corporate Author:

ARMY TOPOGRAPHIC ENGINEERING CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Topographic Engineering Center TEC has assembled a Terrain Information Extraction System TIES. The TIES uses photogrammetric Geographic Information System GIS technology for digital image-based mapping Brown, 1991. The TIES is a modular system for generating digital terrain data Desmond, Edwards, 1990. Components of the TIES exchange Digital Topographic Data DTD by a Feature Map Exchange Format FMEF. The TIES-FMEF is described. Feature mapping, Photogrammetric GIS, Digital terrain data, Digital stereo image-based mapping, Feature map exchange format.

Subject Categories:

  • Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE