Category Archives: JGIS

Journal of Geographic Information System

Research and Teaching Applications of Remote Sensing Integrated with GIS: Examples from the Field

Authors: Laura C. Loyola, Jason T. Knowles, Andrew J. Marx, Ryan McAlinden, Steven D. Fleming ABSTRACT Remote sensing is used in the Spatial Sciences Institute (SSI) across the full spectrum of the organization’s teaching and research initiatives. From undergraduate to … Continue reading

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A Model for Measuring Geographic Information Systems Success

Author(s):Khalid A. Eldrandaly, Soaad M. Naguib, Mohammed M. Hassan ABSTRACT Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have become a fact of our life as they are being used by more people and organizations for more complex decision problems than ever before. The … Continue reading

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Detection and Mapping of Water Quality Variation in the Godavari River Using Water Quality Index, Clustering and GIS Techniques

Author(s): Indrani Gupta, Awkash Kumar, Chandrakant Singh, Rakesh Kumar ABSTRACT The objective of this research is to develop a tool for planning and managing the water quality of River Godavari. This is achieved by classifying the pollution levels of Godavari … Continue reading

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Using Time Series of Satellite Images to Detect Vegetation Cover Change in Dhaka City

Author(s):Sami Al Jaber, Amit Kumar Ghosh, Mallik Sezan Mahmud ABSTRACT The spatial land cover pattern of Dhaka city is restlessly altering as it has highest growing rates among megacities. Due to high urbanization rates, land use is changing from natural … Continue reading

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Mapping Potential Infiltration Patterns Using Digital Elevation Model

Author(s) :Haris Hasan Khan, Arina Khan, P. D. Sreedevi, Shakeel Ahmed This study attempts to simulate the spatial heterogeneity of infiltration in a drainage basin using digital elevation models. Infiltration capacity is one of the controlling factors in the formation of stream channels. Channel … Continue reading

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