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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM

The postgraduate programme in Geographic Information System (GIS) focuses on the integration of hardware, software for capturing, managing, manipulating, analysing, and displaying all forms of geographically referenced information (spatial) data and the utilisation of a GIS that reveals relationships. This field covers GIS concepts including spatial data structures, data sources and transfer methods, projections and coordinate systems, georeferencing, metadata, supporting software, global positioning systems, the acquisition and compilation of data from maps, field surveys, aerial photographs and satellite images, the integration of remote sensing and GIS, as well as fundamental and advanced spatial analysis techniques such as overlay, extraction, and interpolation, etc. The area of research also covers integration of satellite technology and GIS for various multi-disciplinary earth observation applications in disaster modeling, environmental applications, marine and coastal applications, natural resources and urban development applications.


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LIST OF EXPERTS

Faculty of Engineering
Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Zainal Abidin Ab. Kadir
Prof. Dato’ Dr. Shattri Mansor

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmad Fikri Abdullah
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Md Rowshon Kamal 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Helmi Zulhaidi Mohd Shafri
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zed Diyana Zulkafli 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norhafiz Azis 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jasronita Jasni
Sr. Gs. Dr. Siti Nur Aliaa Roslan

Faculty of Forestry and Environment
Prof. Dr. Mohd Hasmadi Ismail
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norizah Kamarudin
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohammad Firuz Ramli
Dr. Zulfa Hanan Ash'aari
Gs. Dr. Zakiah Ponrahono

Faculty of Design and Architecture
PM Gs. Dr. Mohd Johari Mohd Yusof
LAr. Dr. Shamsul Abu Bakar

Universiti Putra Malaysia Bintulu Sarawak Campus
Dr. Wan Nor Zanariah bt. Zainol @ Abdullah

Faculty of Agriculture
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Farrah Melissa Muharam
Dr. Nik Norasma Che'Ya
Dr. Tee Tuan Poy

Institute of Plantation Studies
Prof. Dr. Abdul Rashid Mohamed Shariff

Updated:: 22/08/2022 [aslamiah]

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