Open and satellite technologies: opportunities for journalists

On 27th and 29th May, the trainees for journalists "open and satellite technologies: Opportunities for journalists" took place. Prof. Natalia Kussul conducted a lecture on the results of the World Bank project "Support of transparent land use in Ukraine". In addition, the results of remote sensing were analyzed within three pilot regions as well as many other interesting issues. A survey was conducted within the framework of this training. As a result, everyone was able to feel part of the Earth Monitoring system from space, to determine which cultures in May are yellow in the picture, identified why the need for machine learning methods, why the field round, identified the causes… Детальніше

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GIS technology for the analysts and local and state authorities

On May 22, 23 and 24, the training took place. Our laboratory visited not only students, but representatives of the regional administration, in order to learn how to process geospatial data and perform the basic functions associated with these indicators. Our employees conducted the training "GIS technology for the analysts and local and state authorities", which addressed the following issues:-Work with the classification map, coloring it in different colors, according to the type of Earth cover and storage in Different formats (raster and vector); -Through the "Zonal statistics" module we have taught to count the areas of certain crops within the boundaries of village councils, districts, fields, or the area as… Детальніше

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Training «GIS and satellite monitoring for agrarian enterprises» was held

On the 30-31 of January held training «GIS and satellite monitoring for agrarian enterprises». During 2-day training course attenders were informed about “state of the art” agromonitoring products created with use of optical and radar satellite data. In particular attention was paid to biophysical parameters (LAI and FAPAR), pros and cons of their use in the domain of satellite agromonitoring were shown. Course attenders received practical work skills in modern GIS technologies – basics of raster and vector data processing in free GIS-system QGIS, fundamentals of agromonitoring and yield forecasting with use of satellite data. On concrete use cases we showed how crop state development monitoring is performed (with use… Детальніше

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