UP Department of Geodetic Engineering
Louie P. Balicanta received his Masters Degree in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of the Philippines (U.P.) School of Urban and Regional Planning and B.S. Geodetic Engineering at the U.P. Department of Geodetic Engineering. His research track includes topics related to planning such as The Guiguinto Land-Use Determinant (GoLD) Model and Site Selection for Subdivision Development; and related to surveying and geodesy such as High-Ordered Differential Levelling with Total Station using Modified Field Techniques and Systematic Error Correction, local geoid modelling, RTK-GNSS for Property Surveying and UAS for land survey to name a few. He was involved in different research projects with UPTCAGP & DOST’s National LiDAR Program, with UPTCAGP &-NAMRIA’s Research on the Modernization of the Philippine Geodetic Reference System and with UPTCAGP & DENR-LMB’s Land Sector Modernization Research Project.He is currently an assistant professor at the U.P. Department of Geodetic Engineering in U.P. Diliman and serving as the Chair of the Department and Director of the U.P. Training Center for Applied Geodesy and Photogrammetry.