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ISPRS - Technical Commission VIII

Remote Sensing Applications and Policies

Homepage: www.commission8.isprs.org

Harushia Shimoda, President of Commission VIII (2008-2012) Haruhisa SHIMODA Yasushi Horikawa, Vice President of Commission VIII (2008-2012) Yasushi HORIKAWA Kohei Cho, Scientific Secretary of Commission VIII (2008-2012) Kohei CHO Yoshiaki HONDA
Tokai University
Research & Information Center
2-28-4, Tomigaya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency-JAXA
2-1-1 Sengen, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki
Research & Information Center
Tokai University
2-28-4, Tomigaya, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo, 151-0063
Center for Environmental Remote Sensing (CEReS)
Chiba Univ.
1-33 Yayoi-cho Inage-ku Chiba 263-8522

Terms of Reference

  • Forestry, vegetation, agricultural and biodiversity studies and applications;
  • Hydrology, oceanography, coastal zone, snow and ice applications;
  • Atmospheric and weather studies and applications;
  • Geology, pedology and geomorphology studies and applications;
  • Monitoring and management of land and water resources;
  • Land use, human impact and ecosystem analyses;
  • Disaster monitoring, mitigation and damage assessment;
  • Hazardous waste and environmental pollution assessment;
  • Infrastructure, transportation and communications studies and applications;
  • Satellite and aerial remote sensing policies;
  • Cooperation with international environmental programs and strategies;
  • Earth Observation activities to support sustainable development.


Working Groups