About Geomatics


Geomatics (ISSN 2673-7418) is an international and interdisciplinary peer-reviewed open access journal, published quarterly online by MDPI. Geomatics covers fields including surveying and mapping, positioning and navigation, satellite positioning, geodesy, photogrammetry, cartography and cadastral, hydrography, remote sensing, spatial data analysis, spatial information science, and geographic information system. Our aim is to publish papers on the latest advances, as well as review articles, concerning all aspects of the geomatic sciences and applications. There is no restriction on the length of papers. The full experimental details must be provided so that the results can be reproduced.


  • Geodesy
  • Digital Mapping
  • Cartography 
  • Geodetic and Control Surveys
  • Construction Surveys
  • Deformation Measurements
  • Hydrography
  • Land Information Systems (LIS)
  • Photogrammetry
  • Remote Sensing
  • Positioning and navigation
  • Indoor navigation
  • GNSS and GPS
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Crowdsourcing/volunteered geographic information
  • Spatial Data Analysis
  • Spatial Information Science
  • Image Processing and Analysis
  • Application of Geomatics

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Geomatics is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Geomatics will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2021 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


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Announcement and Advertisement

Announcements regarding academic activities such as conferences are published for free in the News & Announcements section of the journal. Advertisement can be either published or placed on the pertinent website. Contact e-mail address is .

Editorial Office

Ms. Viola Gao
Managing Editor

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