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Space Applications Centre (SAC) is one of the major centres of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). SAC focuses on the design of space-borne instruments for ISRO missions and development and operationalisation of applications of space technology for societal benefits. The applications cover communication, broadcasting, navigation, disaster monitoring, meteorology, oceanography, environment monitoring and natural resources survey.
A Three-day training programme was conducted on “Hyperspectral Remote Sensing with AVIRIS-NG Data”. Training programme was attended by 50 participants.
Visit of Honorable Prime Minister to ISRO stall at Vibrant Gujarat, Gandhinagar
Annual Respond Review held at SAC on 15-16 Dec 2016. 49 PIs/Co-PIs/ JRFs from Academic institutes participated. 31 ongoing projects were reviewed.
Conferment of Doctor in Science (Honoris Causa) to Sh. Tapan Misra,Director by Jadavpur University, Kolkata on Dec. 24, 2016.
A Two-day training programme was conducted on Polarimetric SAR data processing. The training programme was attended by 21 participants from 12 institutes.
A Four-day training programme was conducted on “Satellite based Hydrology and modelling”. The training program was attended by 17 participants from 9 institute
Dr. Abha Chhabra received P.R. Pisharoty Memorial Award-2016 for significant contributions in the area of Remote Sensing applications for Environmental Studies.
RESOURCESAT-2A was launched on 7th Dec,2016 and cameras were switched on 15th Dec,2016. Data aquired by LISS3, LISS4 and AWIFS systems are of excellent quality.
ISRO Awards Function: 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 held on November 18, 2016. Chairman,ISRO graces the occasion
ISROCast service released from MOSDAC using RSS technology. Users can subscribe & receive NRT data. SCATSAT-1 high resolution products are currently available.
A training programme on site suitability for horticultural expansion in North-Eastern States was organized by SAC from 18-21 Oct., 2016 at NE-SAC, Shillong.
World Space Week has witnessed large number of Space enthusiasts, more than 10,000 visitors of all age-groups and various sections of the society.
VSSE mobile exhibition was organized at Lonavla, Pune on 26-27 September. About 7000 visitors from Lonavla & surrounding have visited the exhibition.
Large number of Space enthusiasts of different age-groups and sections of the society are visiting VSSE. Highlights of Model making,Drawing, Quiz events at VSSE
SAC New Publication "Monitoring Snow and Glaciers of Himalayan Region"
Celebration of INSAT-3DR & CARTOSAT-2S Success
Inauguration of Organic Waste Composting Machine
Inauguration of Organic Waste Composting Machine
First day images of SCATSAT-1 sigma-naught and wind products generated by SCATSAT-1 Data Products Generation software.
The World Space Week - 2016 was inaugurated by Director, SAC at VSSE.About 1000 visitors from various schools, colleges & staff members & their families visited
Space Applications Centre, Ahmedabad is organising Training Programme on Polarimetric SAR data Processing and Analysis (with special emphasis on RISAT-1)
7th Acharya P C Ray Memorial Award for Distinguished Achievement towards Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Science & Technology conferred upon Shri Tapan Misra.
High-resolution evapotranspiration has been estimated using thermal remote sensing (~100m) and surface energy balance modelling with Landsat-8 data in Odisha.
VSSE mobile exhibition is arranged at Lonavla,KJ Somaiya Engineer College-Mumbai, M S Uni.-Baroda. The details like location, dates, etc. is given in attachment
Vikram Sarabhai Space Exhibition is celebrating the World Space Week (4th to 10th October)with a host of events. An opportunity to win prizes!
A two-day workshop was organised by SAC to evaluate proposals received under AVIRIS-NG Announcement of Opportunity (AO) during 7-8 September, 2016.
Tree Plantation Drive at 27 and 35 CSL Building performed under guidance of Director,SAC on 31 aug 2106
Hindi month Inaugaration & Cultural Programme_2016
Inauguration of Payload Integration Building at Bopal by Chairman, ISRO Shri. A S Kiran Kumar.
All the 110 products hosted on MOSDAC for all INSAT missions, MEGHATROPIQUES, SARAL and OCEANSAT-II have been assigned unique persistent identifiers
Vikram Sarabhai Space Exhibition was held at Udaipur. Over 10,000 visitors took advantage of the exhibition to learn about ISRO activities.
VSSE mobile exhibition was held at Kota. Over 10,000 visitors benefited.All the visitors were thrilled to have glimpses of ISRO.
Vikram Sarabhai Space Exhibition (VSSE) was held at AMRELI, during 20th 22nd July 2016. More than 100 schools and colleges of district visited the exhibition.
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) represented by DECU has signed MoU with two central ministries - MSDE & MoH&FW.
Post effects of heavy rainfall during Roanu cyclone and monsoon, observed in Soil Wetness Index (SWI) maps, which show fully saturated soil conditions.
Vikram Sarabhai Space Exhibition has arranged mobile Space exhibition at Community Science Canter -Shri P T Shah Science College , Modasa; Dist Aravelli (N.G)
Director, SAC Presented Participation Certificates to the first batch of SMART Research Programme
On 9th July, Saturday Director-SAC visited VSSE especially to meet and interact with students of Kumar Shala-Sarkhej. Director spent about one hour with them.
Aakash High Performance Computing (HPC) System at AOSG EPSA ranked 20th in all India
Release of “Desertification and Land Degradation Atlas of India”
After succesful Test & Evaluation SCATSAT-1 payload was flagged off By Shri. Tapan Misra on June 17, 2016 to ISAC for further integration with Spacecraft.
इसरो के सैक तथा डेकू, अहमदाबाद कार्यालय में नगर राजभाषा कार्यान्वयन समिति, अहमदाबाद के तत्वावधान में 13 मई 2016 को हिंदी काव्यपाठ प्रतियोगिता आयोजित की गई।
Technology Transfer agreement signed for providing know - how of manufacturing Ku/DBS band feed system for earth station Antenna to ECIL , Hyd.
5th Bengaluru Space Expo (BSX) 2016 during 1-3 September 2016 at BIEC Bengaluru, INDIA
After Successful T & E, LISS-4 Payload of Resourcesat-2A satellite was flagged off by Director, SAC to ISAC on May 16, 2016 for integration with S/C
Screening of a documentary on VSSE by ‘Kalyan Regional Community Science Centre’, Bhavnagar, to be distributed as a DVD free of cost all over Bhavnagar Dist.
National Technology Day celebrated as NAVIC Day at VSSE, SAC on 11th May 2016 from 9.30 hrs to 17.30 hrs.
Five campaigns of Tree Plantation in SAC Campuses completed. PPG initiated campaign under guidance of Director, SAC. The campaigns will restart in monsoon.
SAC organized NAVIC Celebration on the successful launch of India's seventh Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1G completing the constellation with new name NAVIC.
On 30th April, Director SAC has interacted with a group of 170 people from Green City, Nirayanagar and other visitors to VSSE for about one & half hours.