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

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, 33 General Mahadev Singh Road, Dehradun 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

USAC organized Consultation Workshop cum Brains Storming Meet on Himalayan Knowledge Network (HKN) on 25, June 2021

Signing of Letter of Agreement (LoA) for 'Himalayan Knowledge Network' between USAC and GBPNIHE on 3rd March 2021

USAC Republic Day Celebration on 26 January 2021

USAC: Farewell Ceremony of Shri. Dinesh Chandra Ji on successfully completing his tenure as Administrative Advisor and Welcoming Shri. Indrajeet Singh Kadakoti Ji as new Administrative Advisor on 1st December 2020