Elena Rangelova

Instructor

Department of Geomatics Engineering

PhD

University of Calgary, 2007

Contact information

Phone

Office: 403.220.2157

Office hours

Tuesday 10 am to 12 pm

Courses

ENGO 343 Fundamentals of Surveying

ENGO 401 Geomatics Engineering Design and Communication                            

ENGO 443 Geodetic and Engineering Surveys                                               

ENGO 423 Geodesy                            

ENGO 501 Field Surveys


Preferred method of communication

Please contact me via email.


Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Geodesy and Earth observation with spaceborn technologies
  • Climate changes
  • Engineering Education and Innovation Teaching

Publications

Kabirzadeh H., Rangelova E., Lee G.H, jeong J., Woo Ik, Zhang Yu, Kim JW., 2018. Dynamic Error Anaylsis of Measurement While Drilling Using Variable Geomagmetic In-field Referencing, SPE Journal 2018.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Amjadiparvar, B., Rangelova, E., Sideris, 2016. The GBVP Approach for Vertical Datum Unification – Recent Results in North America, J. Geodesy, 90:45–63, doi: 10.1007/s00190-015-0855-8, 5-year IF 4.207

Boergens E., Rangelova E., Sideris, M.G., Kusche J., 2014. Assessment of the capabilities of the temporal and spatio-temporal ICA method for geophysical signal separation in GRACE data. J. Geophys. Res. - Solid Earth, May, 2014, doi: 10.1002/2013JB010452, IF 4.06

Amjadiparvar, B., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., 2013. North American height datums and their offsets: Evaluation of the GOCE-based global geopotential models in Canada and the USA. J. of Appl. Geodesy, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp. 191–203, doi:10.1515/jag-2012-0033, SNIP 2016 0.908                                                                                                                                                                 Amjadiparvar, B., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., Véronneau, M., 2013. North American height datums and their offsets: The effect of GOCE omission errors and systematic levelling effects. J. Appl. Geodesy, Vol. 7, Issue 1, pp. 39–50, doi: 10.1515/jag-2012-0034, SNIP 2016 0.908

Kim, J.W, Kim, H.R., von Frese, R.R.B., Taylor, P.T., Rangelova, E., 2013. Geopotential Field Anomaly Continuation with Multi-Altitude Observations. Tectonophysics, 585, pp. 34-47, IF: 3.177

Rangelova, E., van der Wal, W., Sideris, M.G., 2012. How significant is the dynamic component of the North American vertical datum? A special issue on vertical datum unification, Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 281-289, doi: 10.2478/v10156-012-0005-7, RG IF 2012 0.83

Hayden, T., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., Véronneau, M., 2012. Evaluation of W0 in Canada using tide gauges and GOCE gravity field models. A special issue on vertical datum unification, Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 290-301, DOI: 10.2478/v10156-012-0003-9, RG IF 2012 0.83

Hayden, T., Amjadiparvar, B., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., 2012. Estimating Canadian vertical datum offsets using GNSS/Levelling benchmark information and GOCE global geopotential models. A special issue on vertical datum unification, Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 257-269, DOI: 10.2478/v10156-012-0008-4, RG IF 2012 0.83

Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., Kim, J.W., 2012. On the capabilities of the multi-channel singular spectrum method for extracting the main periodic and non-periodic variability from weekly GRACE data, Journal of Geodynamics, 54, 64-78, 5-year IF 2.394

Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., Fotopoulos, G., 2009. A dynamic reference surface for heights in Canada. Geomatica, Vol. 63, No.4, pp. 333-340.

Rangelova, E., Fotopoulos, G., Sideris, M.G., 2009. On the use of iterative re-weighting least-squares and outlier detection for modelling rates of vertical displacement. J. Geod., Vol. 83: 523-535, doi: 10.1007/s00190-008-0261-6, 5-year IF 4.207

Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., 2008. Contributions of surface measurements and GRACE data to the study of the secular geoid changes in North America. J. Geodyn. Vol. 46, Issues 3-5, pp. 131-143, doi: 10.1016/j.jog.2008.03.006, 5-year IF 2.394

Rangelova, E., van der Wal, W., Braun, A., Sideris, M.G., Wu, P., 2007. Analysis of GRACE time-variable mass redistribution signals over North America by means of principal component analysis, J. Geophys. Res., 112, F03002, doi:10.1029/2006JF000615, IF: 3.412

Wang, H.S., Wang, Z.Y., Yuan, X.D., Wu, P., Rangelova, E., 2007. Water storage changes in Three Gorges water systems area inferred from GRACE time-variable gravity data. Chinese Journal of Geophysics - Chinese edition, 50 (3): pp.730-736.

Rangelova, E., Grebenitcharsky, R., Sideris, M.G., 2006. Identifying sea-level rates by means of wavelet analysis of altimetry and tide gauge data, Newton’s Bulletin, 3, 104-115.

Grebenitcharsky, R., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., 2005. Transformation between gravimetric and GPS/leveling derived geoids using additional gravity information. J. Geodyn., 39(5), pp. 527 – 544, 5-year IF 2.394


Awards

SSE Chair in Innovative Teaching 2018-2021                                                                                                                                                                                                   

ESS Geomatics Engineering Graduating Students Professor of the Year 2017-2018                                                                                                                                      

SSE Outstanding Teacher Award 2017                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Department of Geomatics Engineering Teaching Excellence Award 2017