Research

WisconsinView focuses on three research themes:

  • Geospatial image management and integration
    • Mapservice optimization (WMS, WFS, WCS)
    • Imagery sets, spatial databases, and API testing (GoogleMaps, KML etc)
    • Atmospheric and Geospatial Science integration
    • MODIS Imagery collection and distribution techniques
  • Remote sensing of Lakes
    • Lake clarity measured from satellites (Wisconsin Lakes)
    • Multi-Sensor integration (MODIS, Landsat, other)
    • Regional water color product development (Great Lakes)
  • Hazard mapping
    • Techniques for tornado swath mapping
    • Techniques for flood extent mapping
    • Development of custom products for WEM and NOAA-NWS
Geospatial image management and integration
Examples of recent and ongoing work:

1-m NAIP Imagery
18-in WROC Imagery
1-ft Madison Imagery
6-in CIR of Madison
2008 NAIP imagery in GoogleMaps
Near real-time GOES in mapservice
2007 Madison 1-foot imagery in GoogleMaps
Color Infrared of Madison


Click these images to launch the web map. Visit mapping testbed 1 or testbed 2 for more info.

Link to common Wisconsin projection files (ESRI "well known text" - WKT versions)


Remote Sensing of Lakes
Examples of recent and ongoing work:

LakeSat.org
MODIS Test Products
Great Lakes
www.LakeSat.org
MODIS Test Products
www.glos.us

Click these images to visit these websites we maintain or to which we contribute.
Hazard Mapping please see our (Hazard Support page)
 
 
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