Course detail

Digital image processing

FAST-IE55Acad. year: 2023/2024

Techniques of image improvement, suppression of noise,improvement of contours,extraction of points and lines using interest operators, correlations.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Entry knowledge

Methods for acquisition of digital images. Basic techniques for image proceesing.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.


Image improvements for photogrammetric purposes, filtering,extraction of image elements, correlations.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

J.A. Richards, Xiuping Jia: Remote Sensing Digital Image Analysis. Springer 2006
Kraus, K.: Photogrammetrie. Band 1. de Gruyter 2004

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-K-C-GK Doctoral

    branch GAK , 1. year of study, summer semester, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


1.Histogram of a image,imrovement of contrast,convolution. 2.Suppression of noise, linear and nelinear filters. 3.Improvement of contours,methods of the gradient,method of passage by zero of the second derivate (LOG operator). 4.Interest operators. 5.Correlations.