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Remote Sensing & GIS Laboratory

Remote Sensing & GIS Laboratory

This unit was established in 2005. It provides hard and digital copies of satellite imageries and thematic maps. Topographic and land use maps are also produced at different scales.

The laboratory enables UNESCO-CWR to acquire data bank, digital satellite imageries and high thematic maps. Moreover the laboratory built a GIS geo-database that includes a very wide range of thematic geospatial layers.

The laboratory has the following facilities:-

Hardware:

Three high capacity computers

Large format digitizer

Large format scanner (A0)

Large format color plotter (A0)

High sensitive and modern Total Station

Several handsets GPS

Color printer (A3 size)

Software:

ERDAS IMAGINE 9.2

ARCGIS 9.3

ENVI 4.7

Global Mapper11

PCI 10