This is ISRO's initiative to support
Graduate and Post graduate students,
professionals from academics and researchers across the country
to pursue research in the field of Earth Eco systems research using
earth observation satellite systems.
The Research and training programs' are
designed for the target audience of Graduates and Post
graduate students, the Researchers from R & D institutes
and Academia. The broad area will be applications of remote sensing.
The data base contained in VEDAS will be used as a source.
We are providing following support for students, academics
- Familiarity of VEDAS.
- Advanced Visualization of Earth data on VEDAS data base available on large networked storage.
- Access to VEDAS Computer Workstations, Image processing and GIS Software.
- Data Analytics.
- Research guidance.
This is managed by Earth-ecosystem Research and Training Division (ERTD), VEDAS Research Group, SAC.
Two outreach initiatives namely (i) Training Initiative and (ii) Research Initiative are planned to accomplish its objective.
Facilities Offered: A dedicated research and training lab equipped with state-of-the-art workstations, display systems, VEDAS data and Networked storage facility are established in SAC. The participating Students, academia and researchers attending the research and training programmes’ will be allowed to use these facilities. Also they will be permitted to use the SAC canteen facility and knowledge rich library facility during their work span at SAC
Call for Participation:
Applications are invited from students, academics and researchers for the research initiative programmes. Interested candidate may fill-in the application form provided at the website and forward it to the Head, ERTD/VRG/EPSA SAC through their respective Head of the Department/ Institution. Applications are accepted throughout the year. Patent, copyright, IPR arising from the work done at SAC will be part of SAC and other relevant institute.
TREES Selection-Cum-Evaluation Committee normally meets Quarterly in first Week of January, April, July and October to Select as per Vacancy and requirement. So the Candidates have to apply accordingly in Advance.
Scholars are not allowed to carry electronic items including pen drive, mobile phone, laptop etc. inside SAC campus. These can be kept in guest house/ Residence.
Applications should be mailed to
Space Applications Centre(Bopal Campus),
Opposite DPS School, ISRO Bopal Campus,
Ahmedabad 380 058, INDIA.
For further details, refer to Website: https://vedas.sac.gov.in