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 USAC News Updates

USAC 74th Republic Day Celebration 2023

दिनांक 5/12/2022 को उत्तराखंड अंतरिक्ष भवन में रेमन मैग्सेसे पुरस्कार एंव पद्म भूषण से सम्मानित श्री चंडी प्रसाद भट्ट जी के साथ निदेशक, यूसैक (USAC) प्रो. महेन्द्र प्रताप सिंह बिष्ट की उत्तराखंड मे हो रहे विकास कार्यो एवं हिमालयी पर्यावरण के विभिन्न पहलुओं पर चर्चा हुई।

Director USAC Prof. MPS Bisht as a Chief Guest in Inaugural of International Conference on Advances in Materials for Health, Environment & Circular Economy (ICAMTHEC-2022) organized by School of Applied & Life Sciences, Uttaranchal University, Dehradun from 25-26 November 2022

USAC organized One day Training on Role and Application of Space Technology in Various Sector (Youth Forum) on 15 October 2022

Director USAC Prof. MPS Bisht as a Chairman of the ISRS-DC welcomes French Scientist Dr. Stephane Calmant, Senior Researcher and Dean of IRD, France at IIRS Conference Hall on 14 October 2022

MoU signed between USAC and SGRR University on 12 October 2022 for promoting research activities

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USAC organized One day Training on Role and Application of Space Technology in Various Sector (Youth Forum) on 13, September 2022

USAC Celebrating 76th Independence Day (15th August 2022)