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August 21, 2013

UM Rosenstiel School Alumna Gentemann to Receive Falkenberg Award from American Geophysical Union

MIAMI, Aug. 19, 2013—American Geophysical Union (AGU) announced that Chelle L. Gentemann, Ph.D., senior principal scientist at Remote Sensing Systems (RSS) is the recipient of this year’s Falkenberg Award.  The award is given to a scientist under age 45 who has contributed to the quality of life, economic opportunities and stewardship of the planet through the use of Earth science information.  Gentemann is

August 21, 2013

Federal Agencies to Remap Coastal Areas Damaged by Hurricane Sandy

Reston, Va., Aug. 20, 2013—Plans for remapping parts of the East Coast where Hurricane Sandy altered seafloors and shorelines, destroyed buildings, and disrupted millions of lives last year are being announced today by three federal agencies. This remapping plan comes one day after the Administration's Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force progress report. The USGS, NOAA,

August 21, 2013

Visual Intelligence Granted Additional Patent for Imaging Arrays that Enable Mobile, Miniaturized 3-D Camera Sensors

Houston, Aug. 12, 2013–Visual Intelligence, the inventor of the groundbreaking Arched Retinal Camera Array (“ARCA”) used to deploy and/or fuse all kinds of geoimaging devices, has been granted another patent for imaging array technology that further lays its already innovative foundation for the future of multipurpose sensors and sensor fusion in numerous industries. Visual Intelligence

August 21, 2013

Drone Facilitates Railway Mapping Project

DroneMetrex announced it successfully performed a high-precision railway mapping project in Australia with its TopoDrone 100 unmanned aircraft system.

August 21, 2013

Jordan Refugee Camp Swells

In just over a year, it has become Jordan’s fourth largest city—except it’s not a city. It’s the world’s second-largest refugee camp. NASA’s Terra satellite chronicles its growth.

August 21, 2013

Living Planet Symposium Is Next Month

About 1,700 participants of the Living Planet Symposium are expected in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Sept. 9-13 for the European Space Agency’s largest annual scientific event.

August 21, 2013

States Compete for Drone Test Sites

The Federal Aviation Administration will select six test sites for unmanned aircraft systems, and competition among states for the sites is heating up.

August 15, 2013

ArcPad 10.2 Improves Integration with ArcGIS

Redlands, Calif., Aug. 7, 2013—Continuing its effort to connect desktop and mobile workflows in a seamless platform, Esri has released ArcPad 10.2. ArcPad is mobile mapping and field data collection software designed for GIS professionals. The new version of ArcPad improves synchronization with the ArcGIS platform and speeds data collection in the field with new

August 15, 2013

ASPRS Lidar Division Releases First LAS Domain Profile

Bethesda, Md., Aug. 5, 2013--Thanks to a recent initiative of the ASPRS Lidar Division, different segments of the lidar mapping community now have the ability to customize the LAS file format to meet their application-specific needs.  The new mechanism that makes this possible is the LAS Domain Profile, which is a derivative of the base

August 15, 2013

Avenza Releases MAPublisher 9.3 for Adobe Illustrator

Toronto, Aug. 6, 2013—Avenza Systems Inc., producers of the PDF Maps app for iOS and geospatial plugins for Adobe Creative Suite, including Geographic Imager for Adobe Photoshop, is pleased to announce the release of MAPublisher 9.3 for Adobe Illustrator. This latest update includes new many features and is fully compatible with the recently released Adobe