Services offered by NARSS

NARSS offers several servicecs to its partners and customers as follows 
In the field of Data Analysis and Reception and Earth Station Affairs
⦁ Receiving satellite data from multiple satellites with different spatio-temporal and spectral resolutions.
⦁ Analyzing and processing space data according to the objectives of the Authority, which serves the directions of the state 2030.
⦁ Examination and determination of the quality of the received satellite images according to international standards and criteria.
⦁ Analyze and model multiple satellite data based on the application.
⦁ Developing and updating database and geographic information systems (GIS) to classify and raw and processed data, for ease of use and to serve the sustainable developement in Egypt.
 
In the field of Surveying and Geomatics
⦁ Carrying out all survey work.
⦁ Airborne LIDAR scanning.
⦁ Feature extraction and object detection from LIDAR data,  hyperspectral and satellite images
⦁ Classification of LAS point clouds.
⦁ Geospatial data extraction using soft classifiers and hard classifiers from very high resolution satellite image.
⦁ Slums detections ( informal settlements detection).
⦁ Airborne LIDAR scanner.
⦁ Terrestrial LIDAR scanner.
⦁ Automatic DEM generation and orthorectification of stereo images.
⦁ Photogrammetric point cloud extraction from stereo satellite images.
⦁ Automatic DEM generation using stereo images and base map production.
⦁ Create high-resolution contour maps.
⦁ Assessment of image fusion of sentinel images  for improvement of base map production.
⦁ Monitoring and assessment of urban sprawl and urban heat islands.
⦁ Large scale mapping from very high resolution images.
⦁ Thermal remote sensing.
⦁ Change detection & monitoring studies.
⦁ Radar technology & texture analysis Applications.
⦁ 3D city models applications.
⦁ Geoid determination.
⦁ Production of cadastral maps from satellite images.
⦁ Building geographic information systems based on cadastral basemaps.
⦁ Using the ground laser in documenting archaeological buildings and slums.
⦁ Producing cloud points from the ground laser.
 
In the field of Geology and Mineral Resources
⦁ Exploration and assessment of the groundwater resources up to several hundreds of meters below the surface.

⦁ Determination of hydrological characteristics of the groundwater reservoirs for purposes of supporting sustainable development of the projects.

⦁ Exploration and assessment of the mineral and building materials resources along with the evaluation of their economic visibility.

⦁ Minoring and assessing of the natural hazards including, flash floods, rock falls, landslides, sand dune encroachment, waterlogging and salinization.

⦁ Capacity building of geologic data-warehouse including spectral signatures of various rocks and minerals.

⦁ Conducting geophysical surveys using  ground penetrating radar (GPR), geoelectric, seismic and magnetic tools for the various development  purposes.

⦁ Adopting the-state–of-the-art  geochemical and isotopic analyses of the water samples to determine its resources and potential contamination.   

In the field of Environmental Studies and Land Use
⦁ Environmental resources management, conservation, and sustainability on line with Egypt's vision 2030.
⦁ Studies of surface/ groundwater pollution and probable impacts/ relationship with soil quality and plant growth.
⦁ Integrated studies on pollution and associated ecological/ human risk analyses.
⦁ Studies of marine and oil pollution on the Egyptian coasts.
⦁ Studies of air pollution, dust and sand storms, their movement, and their impacts.
⦁ Climatic studies and their impacts on economic and environmental resources.
⦁ Characterizing coastal/ marine resources and vulnerability to erosion, accretion, and sea level rise problems.
⦁ Monitoring and assessing environmental resources and hazards such as sand dunes and flood hazards.
⦁ Mathematical and cartographic modeling of water, soil, and air quality/pollution using multi/hyper spectral data and geospatial techniques.
⦁ Identifying and investigating areas at risk of mosquito proliferation.
⦁ Entomological and epidemiological studies by using geospatial techniques.
⦁ Sustainability, capability, and suitability studies of soil.
⦁ Studying various environmental degradation processes; pollution, land degradation, desertification, etc.
⦁ Urban planning and sustainability studies.
⦁ DSS for site selection and relationship with natural resources.
⦁ Generation of databases for sustainable cities.
In the field of Agriculture, Soil and Marine Sciences

⦁ Development of smart farming systems based on the internet of thinking and artificial intelligence.

⦁ Development of special sensors to measure soil properties.

⦁ Development of digital soil databases.

⦁ Digital Soil mapping .

⦁ Land capability and crop suitability for crop production 

⦁ Monitoring land degradation and Erosion hazards on agricultural lands.

⦁ Land use land cover changes and urban sprawl

⦁ The optimum agricultural land use planning

⦁ Soil survey and classification.

⦁ Soil pollution assessment and the best solution for mitigation

⦁ Early prediction of field crop production.

⦁ Estimating the water needs for irrigating crops to maximize the efficiency of irrigation systems.

⦁ Monitoring the physiological state of the crops.

⦁ Spatial mapping of medicinal and aromatic plants.

⦁ Choosing the best sites for cultivating medicinal and aromatic biofuel plants.

⦁ Early detection and prediction of diseases, pests, and plant epidemics.

⦁ Monitoring and tracking of pollutants in the marine environment and Egyptian water bodies.

⦁ Development of the fisheries system in Egypt.

⦁ Predicting the locations of surface fish in Egyptian territorial waters.

⦁ Integrated management of coastal areas and Egyptian lakes.

In the field of Scientific Training and Scientific Publishong
⦁ Scientific and vacational training programs in fields of Remote Sensing, GIS and Space Sciences.
⦁ Organizing workshops, seminars and conferences.
⦁ Holding free summer courses for universities' students.
⦁ Professional Diploma in Remote Sensing and GIS with Ain Shams University.
⦁ Development of Web Applications and Websites .
⦁ Development of Web Services.
In the field of Engineering Applications and Water
 
⦁ Providing consultations for the Hydrological and Hydrogeological Studies.
⦁ Study of water pollution sources (underground and surface).
⦁ Conducting geotechnical studies and designing protection works from geological, engineering and natural hazards.
⦁ Evaluation of road and traffic networks.
⦁ Re-planning of random areas.
⦁ Choosing areas for new urban areas.
⦁ Identification of archaeological sites.
 
In the field of Space Sciences
⦁ Providing technical, exchanging scientific and practical experiences for external parties in the field of space science.
⦁ Design of satellite control systems.
⦁ Control systems for solar energy sources that are used in solar power plants.
⦁ Control circuits for solar energy storage units, which are used in solar power plants.
⦁ Laptop circuits and software for industrial purposes such as industrial production lines, water desalination plants, sewage plants, computer systems for cars, and alternative energy systems in its various forms (solar panels, wind turbines).
⦁ Test equipment for laptop computers using artificial intelligence systems and performance evaluation algorithms.
⦁ A monthly bulletin on space climate changes that affect the terrestrial climate, aviation traffic, power plants, as well as oil pipelines.
⦁ Circuits for measuring ionizing radiation sensors that are used in nuclear reactors as well as in radiotherapy.
 
WANT to apply to get these services?

Are you and your team interested in collaborating with us ? We welcome you to reach out to our advisor Dr. Rania Elsayed (publishingdept@narss.sci.eg). She will discuss your project with you and help you navigate the options for working with us. OR send us a message on our telegram number as shown in contact us section.