Vol. 2 No. 2 (2022)

Determination of Stone Material Deteriorations on the Facades with the Combination of Terrestrial Laser Scanning and Photogrammetric Methods: Case Study of Historical Burdur Station Premises

Published 2022-09-28


  • Photogrammetry,
  • Terrestrial Laser Scanning,
  • Stone Material,
  • Material Deterioration,
  • Cultural Heritage

How to Cite

Karataş, L., Alptekin, A. ., & Yakar, M. (2022). Determination of Stone Material Deteriorations on the Facades with the Combination of Terrestrial Laser Scanning and Photogrammetric Methods: Case Study of Historical Burdur Station Premises . Advanced Geomatics, 2(2), 65–72. Retrieved from https://publish.mersin.edu.tr/index.php/geomatics/article/view/374


Mapping the surface patterns of the stone is a non-destructive procedure, which has a critical importance for the qualitative and quantitative assessment of conservation status. Besides, the mapping technique, which is used to explain the segregation categories and to calculate the damage indexes, is a time-consuming task that is generally performed manually. Therefore, practical methods must be developed for the conservation specialists to automatize deterioration mapping without increasing the cost of diagnosis process significantly. Within this context, the aim of the study is to present a methodology, which combines the terrestrial laser scanner technology with the photogrammetric techniques, to investigate the damages on the stone materials that form the historical buildings. Methods of literature review, observational determination, terrestrial laser scanning, and photogrammetry were used in the study, in order to create the material deterioration analytic relievos of the facades of the specified building. The findings were assessed with the descriptive and systematic analysis methods. It is seen that the data required to assess the conservational status of the materials in the historical buildings can be obtained through obtaining a thematic map of the damages that affect the stone construction materials within the scope of the study. According to the findings, it is found that one of the main problems regarding this monument is the formation of plants.


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