The Remote Sensing and GIS Center is equipped with a state-of-the-art remote sensing and GIS facilities.
1- Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (Drone)
2- ENVI, ERDAS IMAGINE and PCI Geomatica, for image processing terrain analysis, radar analysis, digital photogrammetry, data visualization and image analysis.
3- ARC/INFO and ArcGIS, for GIS analysis.
4- Other complimentary equipment includes a digitizer, color scanners and color printers.
5- Analytical Spectral Device Inc. (ASD) FieldSpec Pro spectroradiometer (3-2.5 µm) for spectral analyses in remote sensing, minerals and soils, vegetation, marine and water, and more.
6- Two Global Positioning Systems GPS, TRIMBLE.
7-GIS Data: Oman topographic maps, roads network, drainage system, other environmental maps.
8- Satellite imagery: WorldView, Sentinel, Radar, Landsat TM, SPOT, ASTER, IRS, IKONOS, QuickBird, etc.
9- One server, two workstations, and 40 Pentium 4s for teaching, short courses, training and research.