GIS AND REMOTE SENSING LABORATORY
The department of Geology offers certified short term trainings in the fundamentals of GIS and Remote sensing through its state-of-the art laboratory which implements the N-computing network infrastructure. Learners will be exposed to Spatial data managment techniques (both vector and raster), Spatial data acquisition, Decision making using GIS, Analysis and modelling, GIS workflows; Global Navigations Sattelite Systems and Enterprise GIS.
Commercial softwares include; - Esri ArcGIS (9.2, 9.3, 10.0, 10.1), Map Info
Open source - Quantum GIS, Grass, Mapwindow, ILWIS etc
Remote sensing Softwares
Erdas, Envi, Beam