Cartography and Mapping with Surfer

Maps 101 : Beginner to Advanced

Surfer or Golden Software Surfer is one of the top softwares used by different Geoscience industries to create maps and to do cartography. it can be defined as a Gridding , Contouring and surface Mapping software. Surfer can be used to Visualize Data, Analyze Data and communicate the results in the form of 2D or 3D maps or sections. In this Training we are going to take have an overview about how the software works and how you can use it as a GIS tool to create different types of maps and how to use the built-in tools to do various tasks.

What you’ll learn

  • Getting to Know Surfer.
  • Creating maps with XY points.
  • Editing Raster (image) and Vector Base Maps.
  • Interpolating Data (Gridding Data).
  • Contour Maps.
  • 3D Surface Maps.
  • Slicing Through Raster Grid Layers with Cross Sections.
  • Raster Grid Operations: Grid Mosaic.
  • Raster Grid Operations: Grid Math.
  • Raster Grid Operations: Assign No Data.
  • Raster Grid Operations: Grid Volume.
  • Real World Workflow Examples.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 2min.
  • Surfer Essential Skills –> 3 lectures • 21min.
  • Surfer Intermediate Skills –> 4 lectures • 27min.
  • Surfer Advanced Skills –> 4 lectures • 36min.

Cartography and Mapping with Surfer

Requirements

  • Computer.

Surfer or Golden Software Surfer is one of the top softwares used by different Geoscience industries to create maps and to do cartography. it can be defined as a Gridding , Contouring and surface Mapping software. Surfer can be used to Visualize Data, Analyze Data and communicate the results in the form of 2D or 3D maps or sections. In this Training we are going to take have an overview about how the software works and how you can use it as a GIS tool to create different types of maps and how to use the built-in tools to do various tasks.