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Faculty 6: Aerospace Engineering and Geodesy

Institute of Engineering Geodesy (IIGS)

Engineering geodesy, Positioning, Study Geodesy and Geoinformatics

Welcome to the Institute of Engineering Geodesy Stuttgart (IIGS)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. h.c. Volker Schwieger
Geschwister-Scholl-Str. 24D
70174 Stuttgart, Germany
Phone +49 711 685-84041, Fax +49 711 685-84044

Institute of Engineering Geodesy, University of Stuttgart

Research and Education

The main research areas at the IIGS:

  • Location (kinematic / static position determination)
  • Analysis of building processes
  • Construction control
  • Monitoring
  • Traffic telematics
  • Process and quality modeling
  • Digital road map
  • Comprehensive data acquisition

The central areas in the student teaching:

  • Geodetic and industrial metrology
  • Kinematic position determination and multi-sensor systems
  • Statistics and error theory
  • Engineering geodesy and monitoring
  • GIS-based data acquisition
  • Traffic telematicsGeodetic and industrial metrology
  • Kinematic position determination and multi-sensor systems
  • Statistics and error theory
  • Engineering geodesy and monitoring
  • GIS-based data acquisition
  • Traffic telematics

Study courses at the IIGS:

In teaching, the institute represents the subject areas mentioned in the degree program
Geodesy and Geoinformatics as well as the international master program
Geomatics Engineering (GeoEngine).

In addition, courses are available for the degree programs:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Real estate technology and real estate management
  • Infrastructure Planning 
  • Traffic engineering

Contact:

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. h.c.

Volker Schwieger

Director of the Institute

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