Creating Connections and Geospatial Intelligence for a Better World (RMMS lecture series)

Ages: Adult


Maxar is a commercial company which develops, owns and operates a fleet of very high-resolution Earth imaging satellites which take images 24 hours a day, in wavelengths ranging from visible to the short-wave infrared. In this talk Dr. Newbury, Chief Instrument Engineer, will give examples of how Maxar’s imagery is used for an ever-increasing set of applications, including disaster relief, disease eradication, and the basis for the maps we all carry on our smartphones.This is one of an ongoing series of lectures sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Map Society.

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