Objective

To undertake, promote, guide, coordinate and aid research and development in the field of remote sensing and satellite communications.

To carry out surveys for monitoring and assessment of the entire gamut of natural resources sectors using space technology.

To carry out spatial temporal surveys to monitor changing land use patterns, environmental changes, irrigation systems, forest resource and crop disease surveillance using space technology.

To develop efficient data acquisition and retrieval system and to act as repository of various natural resources data of the state.

To act as a nodal organization in the state, advising the user agencies and disseminate the remote sensing technology at operational levels.

To provide research and development support to the teaching and research organizations of the state in specified areas of remote sensing technology.

To carry out field investigations connected with the activities of space technology and to carry out research for translation of field and laboratory based data in to spatial scale.

To organize training, lectures, seminars and symposia for advanced study and Research in space technology and its applications.

To cooperate and collaborate with other national and overseas institutions for research in space technology and its applications.

To periodically publish the results of remote sensing and GIS based investigation carried out by the centre.

Latest Updates

Walk in interview on 03/12/2021 for recruitment of Junior Project Fellow under Project on contract basis: Advertisement No. – 05/2021

Biodiversity Conservation, Livelihood Ecology Health Promotion Sacred Kailash Land Area - India: One Day Workshop on 'Culture & Biodiversity' at Gangolihaat (Pithoragarh) on 12th November 2021

"Prof. M.P.S. Bisht", Director, Uttarakhand Space Application Centre (USAC), Dehradun delivering an important talk on "Changing face of the Himalaya" from IIRS Edusat Studio under celebration of " AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV" session scheduled on October 28, 2021

USAC in collaboration with GBPNIHE organised Consultation Workshop cum Brain Storming Meet For Thematic Document Development on ‘Responsive Tourism’ Under Himalayan Knowledge Network (HKN) on 27 September 2021

A round table conference coordinated by Prof MPS Bisht Director USAC organised on the auspicious occasion of “आज़ादी के अमृत महोत्सव” at Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology on 13 September 2021

Science for Society : Applications of Space Technology - A brainstorming session at IIRS Dehradun on 10/09/2021

A round table conference coordinated by Prof MPS Bisht Director USAC on the auspicious occasion of “आज़ादी के अमृत महोत्सव” of CSIR Indian Institute of Petroleum Dehradun a culmination of Trio - Scientists-Politician-&-Social worker( 24th August 2021)

Walk in interview on 07/09/2021 for recruitment of Junior Project Fellow & Field Assistant under projects on contract basis: Advertisement No. – 03/2021

USAC Celebrating 75th Independence Day (15th August 2021)

Experts meeting on the finding the feasibility assessment of Magnetic Ion Generator on 10/08/2021 at Uttarakhand Antriksh Bhawan