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Call For Papers – IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing – Special Issue on “Damage/Risk Assessment for 2023 Turkey Earthquakes using Remote Sensing”

On February 6, two major earthquakes of 7.4 and 7.8 in magnitude hit city of Kahramanmaraş, Turkey. The first earthquake occurred at 4:17 am, and the second struck 9 hours later at 01:24 pm. The earthquakes had a catastrophic impact on eleven cities in Turkey and multiple regions in Syria, …

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Workshop of the Project “Building the Infrastructure of the Pollution Monitoring System Specific to the Sea of ​​Marmara Using Information Technologies” Supported by Tübitak

The workshop of the project “Establishing the Infrastructure of the Pollution Monitoring System Specific to the Marmara Sea Using Information Technologies”, carried out by Prof. Dr. Nebiye Musaoğlu and supported by TÜBİTAK, was held as an online zoom meeting in cooperation with the Union of Marmara Municipalities.

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ITU-CSCRS Detects Damage Caused by Forest Fires from Satellite

Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Satellite Communication and Remote Sensing Application and Research Center (CSCRS) has viewed the destruction caused by forest fires in the Mediterranean and Aegean Regions from space via satellite. Turkey’s first satellite earth station, ITU CSCRS, has started a study to detect the destruction in nature after …

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Mucilage in the Sea of ​​Marmara Viewed from Space

Turkey’s first satellite earth station ITU CSCRS has started a study to determine the distribution of mucilage in the Marmara Sea and the regions where it is concentrated. In this context, the mucilage distribution in the Sea of ​​Marmara was monitored by the Pleiades, Spot 5 and Spot 6&7 satellites. …

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