Earth Observation Science

Earth Observation Science (EOS)

The mission of the department of Earth Observation Science (EOS) is to gain and disseminate scientific knowledge in earth observation. This knowledge is applied in development of tools to help good governance and wise and sustainable use of natural resources in developing countries and emerging economies.

The department of Earth Observation Science deals with earth observation technology for problem solving. Problem solving means primarily identification of solutions for large-volume producers of geo-information and identification of solutions for application domains.

Research theme

Research is carried out by a group led by one of ITC's professors. Each group typically comprises several expert staff members and a number of graduate students.


What's the department of Earth Observation all about?

Academic output

The scientific staff and PhD students publish their research results in scientific literature.