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Project MireClass commenced

December 4th, 2019 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

We have commenced work within the ESA- financed project MireClass (Automated identification of mires and peatlands using multi-temporal satellite data). The project is focused on the development of a web application for monitoring and analysis of current state and dynamics of raised bogs and peatland inventory in an easy and convenient way using multispectral and Synthetic …
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Project Dynland finished

October 16th, 2019 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

Results of the Dynland project was presented by R.Dinuls to ESA representatives at ESA/ESRIN in Frascati, Italy on September 13, 2019. Project deliverables are accepted and the project is successfully finished.

Project WoodStock commenced

April 24th, 2019 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

We have commenced work within the ERDF- financed project WoodStock (Satellite remote sensing-based forest stock estimation technology). The project is focused on the development of the prototype technology for estimation of forest stock volume from high-resolution satellite data, including methods for identification of tree species, estimation of tree height, estimation of forest density and estimation …
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Joining the Copernicus Accelerator programme 2018

November 5th, 2018 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

As a finalist of the Copernicus Masters 2018, a seat in the Copernicus Accelerator programme 2018 has become available for us. Thus we will participate in Copernicus Accelerator Bootcamp taking place on 3 – 4 December 2018 in Marseille, France. The Copernicus Accelerator is a project of the European Commission’s DG Growth, and is part …
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Intergeo-2018

November 5th, 2018 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

From October 16 to 18 we visited the trade fair Intergeo 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany.

Copernicus Masters 2018 finalists in BayWa Smart Farming Challenge

September 21st, 2018 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Research - (0 Comments)

Our group was selected as one of the three finalists in the worldwide competition organized by the international agricultural conglomerate BayWa AG based in Germany. BayWa’s Smart Farming Challenge is one of 16 categories in the international Copernicus Masters, an innovation competition initiated by the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Anwendungszentrum Oberpfaffenhofen (AZO). We …
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Project DynLand commenced

December 1st, 2016 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

We have commenced work within the ESA PECS project DynLand (Dynamic Land Use Monitoring by Fusion of Satellite Data). DynLand project aims at creation of dedicated software tools for dynamic land use monitoring exploiting satellite data that can be integrated in GIS software environment commonly used in governmental services and research institutions dealing with land …
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Project InBiT finished

April 21st, 2016 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

Project InBiT is successfully finished (confirmed by the supervisor organization). More information available here.

Project MEDUS finished

December 23rd, 2015 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

Project MEDUS is successfully finished (confirmed by the supervisor organization). More information and online documentation available here (in Latvian).

Project GUDPILS commenced

September 23rd, 2014 | Posted by Ints Mednieks in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

We have commenced work within the project GUDPILS (Technologies for secure and reliable smart city) under the State Research Programme SOPHIS. Our involvement will be related with development of approaches for acquisition and processing of remote sensing data for monitoring of cities, with implementation exploiting high performance computing (HPC) resources.