CENTRE FOR REMOTE SENSING AND GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (CRSGIS)

Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System (CRSGIS) is an incubated center, first of its kind in our institution by faculty members and students with the support from parent department (Department of Civil Engineering) and Crescent Innovation and Incubation Council (CIIC) and it is established on 10.03.2020.

It aims to be a leading center in giving solutions for real time problems by implementing remote sensing techniques and geospatial applications.

S.NO NAME OF THE MEMBER DESIGNATION
1 Dr. Vasanthi Padmanabhan Director
2 Ms. K. Kanmani Assistant Director
3 Mr. B. Kannadasan Member
4 Dr. Pennan Chinnasamy Consultant
5 Mr. Kumaran Narayanaswamy Mentor
Vision of CRSGIS:
  • Centre for Research in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System (CRRSGIS) aims to be a leading center in giving solutions for real time problems by implementing remote sensing techniques and geospatial applications.
Mission of CRSGIS:
  • To develop products / apps for GIS platform through mobile/web GIS
  • To execute consultancy projects such as mapping and analysis of the geographic data emphasizing on the application of remote sensing and Geographic Information System
  • To carry out collaborative research with eminent academic institutions / R&D of Industry around the globe in the field of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System
  • To execute various funded projects in collaboration with sponsored agencies like DST, NRDMS, MoEF etc. in geospatial applications
  • To create awareness among public / society about the importance of GIS by conducting events like mapathon contest, training to students/faculty, workshops etc
  • To provide summer internship to students and to guide students projects in the specialization of remote sensing and GIS
Projects handled:
S.NO Project title
1 E-governance of Civic infrastructure through crowd sourcing using GIS
2 Intelligent Ward network Using Q- GIS
3 Assessment of eutrophication state of Madurantakam Lake using GIS
4 Training program on “Applications of GIS in Civil Engineering” sponsored by DST-NRDMS
5 Study of traffic management system using geo-spatial technology
6 Investigation of rainwater harvesting using GIS
7 Study of fleet management for semi-urban area using GIS
8 Watershed delineation for Semmanchery region using remote sensing and GIS

WATER SHED DELINEATION FOR SEMMANCHERY REGION USING REMOTE SENSING AND GIS

STUDY OF FLEET MANAGEMENT FOR SEMI-URBAN AREA USINGREMOTE SENSING AND GIS

URBAN SPRAWL ANALYSIS OF OUTSKIRTS OF CHENNAI CITY