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Remote Sensing & GIS in Agriculture

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In India, agriculture supports 58% of the population. Around 51% of India's geographical area is under cultivation. Major shares of its GDP come from agriculture sector. Government recently launched some major schemes like crop insurance, per drop more crop, Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna to enhance the productivity of the crops. Initiatives like organic farming and increase the production of pulses etc. are also been taken.

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GIS Assets Mapping and Testing Of Water Quality for All Rural Drinking Water Sources in Maharashtra

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Providing stable freshwater is the most persistent of the various environmental challenges on India's national perspective. Multiple influence factors like population explosion, rapid expansion, industrial growth and agricultural development are placingimmense pressure on water resources. This has ultimately resulted in high impact on quality and quantity of water. Summer and rainy seasons witness the eruption of water-borne diseases, such as, cholera, gastroenteritis and diarrhoea due to poor quality of drinking water and sanitation. Considering the seriousness of the water quality issue, government authorities have started the initiative of mapping the water quality in rural regions and take counter-measures to provide relief to affected areas.

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Road Mapping through LiDAR Technology

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The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) and other implementing agencies are responsible for development and maintenance of transport infrastructure like highways, roads, buildings, etc. Due to immense amount of infrastructure development these agencies have to rely on new and advance technologies. Understanding these challenges, ADCC took the initiative to introduce the technology i.e. LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) and conduct a small pilot study to showcase its benefits for road development and management. The pilot study was successfully completed and in result the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH) has made it compulsory for the DPR preparation of roads & highways.

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Applications Of Satellite Imagery & Remote Sensing Data

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Remote sensing data provides essential information that helps in monitoring various applications such as image fusion, change detection, and land cover classification. Remote sensing is a key technique used to obtain information related to the earth's resources and environment. What popularized satellite imagery data, is that they can be easily accessed online through various mapping applications like Google Earth and Bing Maps. From being simply able to find, "where is my house" these applications have helped the GIS community in project planning, monitoring disasters and natural calamities, and guiding civil defense people.

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Terrestrial Laser Scanning In Mining

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Natural resources are the treasure for human being. Minerals and Metals are some of the valuable natural resource and these commodities are excavated through Mining. Mining is a process of extracting the valuable metals and minerals from the earth. Mining is one of the most profitable business and results in the economic growth of country. Even though it is economically important, mining is generally destructive and harmful to the environment.

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Hire A Dream Team – An HR's perspective

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Have you always wondered as to what is the formula to hire the prefect dream team?

I am sure all of you agree that to hire the right resources is vital and having the balanced team is the way to success. After all you are as strong as the weakest Link .This pondering lead to a lot of R&D, surfing, talking to my mentors and what not and that is what I share with you all!

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Tourist Experience Enhancer App for National Parks – A Booster for Ecotourism

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Need for this app

Many times tourists visiting national parks might not get to see the wildlife they were expected to see. Or they might see few animals but not all the species. Sometimes the guide is also not very keen to provide detailed information about various species. This leads to poor experience for tourist.

Government is also very keen to promote Ecotourism in various National parks of India. There is a need to provide information about National parks, various policies, park timings, booking procedure and rules and regulations.

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Building Plan Approval System (BPAS)

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Existing Situation :

Today most of the building plan applications & drawing plans are submitted manually in paper format. Processes related to scrutiny, approval and rejection are carried out manually. Building Plan Approval System (BPAS) involves longer processing time, errors & variance in evaluation, more cost & more resources. Moreover, status tracking by the citizens & department officials becomes difficult & cumbersome with manual process in place. Apart from above, following are also the hurdles inthe building plan approval process.

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e-Tourist Guide app - your buddy on the go

As smartphones are making their way into everyone's life, there is a huge demand for the apps in various domains.
Once such domain is GIS (Geographical Information System) in tourism industry. User can rip immense benefits by way of getting appropriate information at right time and place.

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e-Tourist guide app is an equivalent of tourist guide for a specific city/country on a smart phone. It utilizes spatial and non-spatial data and provides assistance, information and cultural, historical and contemporary heritage interpretation to tourist.

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