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Cairo Conference 2010 - Presentations

 

Abstracts

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Papers and Presentations

ESTABLISHMENT OF A REGIONAL GIS DATA BASE FOR THE RED SEA AND GULF OF ADEN

Ahmed Abdelrehim

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PHYSIOGRAPHIC SOIL MAP DELINEATION FOR THE NILE ALLUVIUM AND DESERT OUTSKIRTS IN THE MIDDLE NORTH OF EGYPT USING REMOTE SENSING DATA OF EGYPTSAT‐1

Afify A. Afify, Sayed S. Arafat and Magdy H. Khader 

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RICE CROP MONITORING IN EGYPTIAN NILE DELTA USING EGYPTSAT‐1 DATA

S.Arafat, A.Afify, M.Aboelghar, A.Belal, N.Afify, A.Saleh, M.Shirbeny, M.Younes, A. Masoud and I.Farag

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A DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR MANAGING NATURAL HAZARDS

Paul Chan, Menas Kafatos, Hesham El‐Askary, and Xue Liu

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URBAN SPATIAL GROWTH ANALYSIS: GREATER CAIRO CASE STUDY

A. Darwish and A. Shakweer

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INTERNATIONAL SPACE WEATHER INITIATIVE (ISWI)

Joseph M. Davila, Nat Gopalswamy, and Barbara Thompson

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A REMOTE SENSING AND GIS APPROACH FOR THE STUDY OF RECENT NON-PLANNED CULTIVATION AND ITS INFLUENCE ON WATER-LOGGING IN THE FARAFRA OASIS (EGYPT)

Mohammed El Bastawesy

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MORPHOMETRIC ANALYSIS IN ESNA BASIN, USING REMOTE SENSING AND GIS TECHNIQUES

G.M. El Bayomi 

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LAND USE MAPPING FOR PATH SELECTION OF STRATEGIC ROAD USING EGYPTSAT‐1 IMAGERY

El‐Sayed Hermas and Islam Abou El‐Magd

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EFFECTIVE USE OF GIS IN A US‐BASED LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Shoreh Elhami

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PROVIDING VOLUNTEER GIS ASSISTANCE IN DISASTER RESPONSE AND HUMANITARIAN RELIEF MISSIONS

Shoreh Elhami

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LIGHTENING PROTECTION SCHEME FOR EGYPT SAT‐I GROUND CONTROL STATION AFTER THUNDERSTORM LIGHTENING FAILURE

Fatma M. Elhefnawi, Amal Zaki, Ahmed A.Yousef

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PERFORMANCE OF INTRINSIC VEGETATION INDICES FROM EGYPTSAT‐1 SATELLITE 12

Islam Abou El‐Magdi

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ASSESSMENT OF EGYPTSAT‐1 SATELLITE IMAGES FOR PRODUCTION  AND UPDATING OF PLANIMETRIC MAPS OF SCALE 1:25000

Zahraa M.Abd Elrahman, Yasser S. Elmandili and Zeinab Weshahi

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ANALYSIS OF URBAN GROWTH AND ELECTRIFICATION IN NORTH AFRICA USING SATELLITE OBSERVED NIGHTTIME LIGHTS DATA  

Christopher D. Elvidge

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ASSESSMENT AND MAPPING OF DESERTIFICATION SENSITIVITY USING REMOTE SENSING AND GIS‐CASE STUDY: INLAND SINAI AND EASTERN DESERT WADIES

A. Gadand A. Shalaby

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URBAN SPRAWL IMPACT ASSESSMENT ON THE FERTILE AGRICULTURAL LAND OF EGYPT USING REMOTE SENSING AND DIGITAL SOIL DATABASE, CASE STUDY: QALUBIYA GOVERNORATE

A. Shalaby and A. Gad

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ACTING TODAY TO SAVE OUR TOMORROW: THE CASE OF RESTORING THE MAU FOREST, KENYA

Erick Khamala

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EMPLOYING UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS FOR ASSESSING CHANGES IN THE HYDROLOGICAL REGIME IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN

Manfred A. Lange

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SERVIR‐AFRICA: OPERATIONAL FLOOD PREDICTION AND POST‐EVENT FLOOD MAPPING

Daniel Macharia 

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GEOINFORMATION FOR SUSTAINABLE URBANIZATION: LESSONS LEARNT FROM UN‐HABITAT EXPERIENCES

Jossy Materu, Laura Petrella, Karin Buhren and Remy Sietchiping

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NAVSTAR SIMULATOR FOR SPACE‐BORN RECEIVERS

Eng. Hany Bekhit Ottaf

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THE MEDITERRANEAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL NETWORK ‐ A CYBER INFRASTRUCTURE  FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH AND SITE PRESERVATION PLANNING

Stephen H. Savage

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REMODEL URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN EGYPT: A FUTURE VISION

Ahmed M. Soliman

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REMOTE‐SENSING BASED APPROACH TO IMPROVE REGIONAL ESTIMATION OF RENEWABLE WATER RESOURCES FOR SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT

Eugene Yan, Adam Milewski, Mohamed Sultan, Ahmed Abdeldayem, Farouk Soliman and Kamil Abdel Gelil

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DETECTION OF ANCIENT IRRIGATION CANALS IN DEIR EL-HAGAR PLAYA, DAKHLA OASIS, EGYPT, USING EGYPTSAT-1 DATA 

Zaghloul, E. A., S. M. Hassan and A. Bahay El‐Dein

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SATELLITE TT&C MIXED SIGNAL UNIT TESTING

Eng. Haitham Medhat Akah

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AN EFFICIENT THEORETICAL TECHNIQUE TO PREDICT FATIGUE FAILURE IN SATELLITE STRUCTURE BEFORE QUALIFICATION TESTING

A.M. Elhady, Dalia N. Ahmed, Somaia T. Ahmed, and Karim A. Abd Elrazik

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REQUIREMENTS AND PRECAUTIONS OF EGYPTSAT-1 ONBOARD RF UNIT CIRCUITS MANUFACTURING, HANDS ON EXPERIENCE

Eng. Ahmed Hassan Abdelrahman

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EGYPT-NOAA COOPERATION: ADVANCING OUR ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND EDUCATION

Terry G. Onsager 

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GNSS UPDATE

Keith Hofgartner

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APPLICATIONS OF SATELLITE EARTH OBSERVATION DATA TO ENVIRONMENTAL AND RESOURCE MONITORING IN EGYPT

Mohammed Shokr

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COMBINING HETEROGENEOUS DATA FOR IMPROVED IDENTIFICATION & SUSTAINABLE MITIGATION OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE VECTOR HABITAT  AND OF ASSESSMENT OF VULNERABILITY TO WATERBORNE & AIRBORNE DISEASES

Gilbert L. Rochon, Bertin Hilaire Mbongo, Larry Biehl, Jinha Jung, Souleymane Fall, Joseph E. Quansah, Bereket Araya, Abdur Rahman Maud, Wonkook Kim, Darion Grant and Thierno Thiam

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