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Global Positioning System

GAGAN Will Become Fully Operational in February

In recent news, GAGAN-GPS Aided Geo Augmented Navigation System will become fully operational in month of February this year as conformed by S. V. Satish, GM-Air Traffic Management, Gagan project, Airports

Remote Sensing

SPDLib an Open Source Software for LiDAR Processing

SPDLib is an open source software for processing for processing  LiDAR, including data captured from airborne and terrestrial platforms. The sorted pulse data (SPD) software library along with a collection of tools for processing traditional discrete

Global Positioning System

GPS Tracking for Sea Birds on Ohinau Island

In recent news by Radio New Zealand News, scientist are using GPS to track and study the movements of seabirds  at sea and find out what impact fishing is having on their numbers.


GIS Governance for Tamil Nadu State, India

In recent news, Government of Tamil Nadu has announced the implementation of Geographical information System (GIS) for Tamil Nadu state. Tamil Nadu Geographical Information System (TNGIS) is an initiative to ensure

Tenders and RFP's

Collection of elevation data in A&N Islands – NCSCM

Survey Tender – Expression of Interest (EOI): Collection of elevation data in A&N Islands – National Centre for Sustainable Coastal Management (NCSCM), Tamil Nadu, India The National Centre for Sustainable Coastal Management,


GIS to Locate Exact Electricity Snag in India

In a recent news, New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (hereinafter referred to as “NOIDA” or “the Authority”) in India has moved to insure better facilities to its electricity consumers. The Noida Discom


California’s Gateway Cities Launch Sophisticated GIS Planning Web Tool

The 28 municipalities in the Gateway Cities Council of Governments in southeastern Los Angeles County have teamed up to launch a groundbreaking new website,, to attract businesses and jobs. Using

Research Papers

FUEGO — Fire Urgency Estimator in Geosynchronous Orbit — A Proposed Early-Warning Fire Detection System by Carlton R. Pennypacker et. al.

  FUEGO — Fire Urgency Estimator in Geosynchronous Orbit — A Proposed Early-Warning Fire Detection System by Carlton R. Pennypacker et. al. Abstract: Current and planned wildfire detection systems are impressive but lack both

Research Papers

Compressive Spectral Imaging for Accurate Remote Sensing by John Greer et al.

Compressive Spectral Imaging for Accurate Remote Sensing by John Greer, Justin Christopher Flake, Maria Busuioceanu and David W. Messinger Abstract: Hyperspectral imaging (HSI) involves collecting and processing information to generate a spatial map


One-year Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Bonn

The University of Bonn was founded almost 200 years ago and is considered to be one of Germany’s and indeed Europe’s most important institutes of higher education. As home of