Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente
|Full Name||Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente|
|Type of organisation||Research Organisation|
|Address||Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente
P.O. Box 217
77500 AE Enschede
|Organisation Description||The International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation, established in 1950 under the name International Training Centre for Aerial Survey (hence ITC), is an autonomous organisation operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science and the Minister for Development Cooperation of the Netherlands and closely linked to Twente University.
It is the oldest and largest international higher education institute in the Netherlands, and seeks to promote the sound application of geo-information technology through programmes of research, education and project services.
Mission of ITC
ITC is involved in many projects, which all make use of satellite data. So far, hardly any atmospheric satellite observations are used in these projects.
|Number of Projects||
CoastColour : Improving the uptake of MERIS for coastal ...
TEMIS : Tropospheric Emission Monitoring Internet ...