Global positioning systems


As development projects in the country continue to surge, the need to structure volumes of spatial data becomes imperative. Sanchayan Bhattacharjee delves into a career in geoinformatics that trains a student to do the same.

Jul 22, 2014, 11:57 AM IST

GPS data can predict post-quake tsunami within mins

By using global positioning systems, researchers have shown that they can provide accurate warning of the resulting tsunami in just a few minutes after the earthquake onset.

May 18, 2013, 13:19 PM IST

GPS to be installed in garbage lorries, water tankers

Global Positioning Systems will be installed in garbage lorries and water tankers of the Salem Municipal Corporation, a top official said here on Saturday.

Jun 30, 2012, 13:07 PM IST

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