Cooperation

 

Remote Sensing Centre  has been cooperating with many research institutions and companies since over 30. years.

Activities of the Remote Sensing Centre cover the broad range of research and application-oriented works related to the use of various satellite images and products for deriving information on environmental aspects:

land cover / land use monitoring
program EEA CORINE, projects UE Geoland i UE Geoland2 SATChMo
- producing land cover / land use maps
- producing land cover change maps
- preparing semi-automatic method SATChMo for land cover mapping

in cooperation with:
European Environment Agency, Copenhagen, Denmark
Catholic University of Leuven, Earth and Life Institute (ELI), Leuven, Belgium
Astrium-GEO


drought and frozen winter cereals detection - monitoring
program DROUGHT DETECTION, program DROUGHT MONITORING, project PR-3

in cooperation with:
Joint Research Centre (JRC), Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES), Ispra, Italy
NOAA's Satellite and Information Service (NESDIS)
Central Statistical Office of Poland (GUS), Agriculture Department
Institute of Meteorology and Water Management (IMGW)
Insurance companies


yield forecast and crop condition assessment
projects UE Geoland2 BioPar, UNDP/FAO, PHARE, MARS
- forecasting of yield
- crop recognition
- crop condition assessment
- comparison of various methods for estimating yields in global / regional scale using BioPar and MARS products

in cooperation with:
Joint Research Centre (JRC), Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES), Ispra, Italy
National Institute of Agronomic Research (INRA), Paris, France
Canada Centre for Remote Sensing (CCRS), Canada
National Institute of Agro-Environmental Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan
Agricultural Research Council, Institute for Soil, Climate and Water, Pretoria, South Africa


environmental hazards analyzing
projects ESA PECS FIRE, ESA C1P.7847, UE Geoland2 SATChMo, UNEP
- investigation of changes in fireregime in Poland
- assessment of the area flooded in May and June 2010 in Poland
- monitoring of areas with deforestation processes


environmental changes
projects FINEGRASS, WICLAP, UE MS.MONINA, UE CEUBIOM, ESA PECS CARBON,
ESA PECS WATER, UE INTAS,

- analysis of vegetation conditions
- monitoring and spatial management of european environments
- estimates of heat and carbon fluxes between surface and air
- detection of soil moisture changes
- analyzing of the impacts of climate changes on ecosystems

in cooperation with:
European Space Agency (ESA)
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany
The Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA) , Norway
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute (MET Norway), Norway
VITO Flemish Institute for Technological Research, Antwerp, Belgium
University of Málaga, European Topic Centre for Spatial Information and Analysis (UMA-ETC/SIA), Malaga, Spain