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Fall 2015 UAS course offering

Published: Aug 10th, 2015

Starting Wednesday August 26th, Dr. Ben Wilkinson and Dr. Grenville Barnes will be co-teaching a semester-long Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) course entitled “Geospatial Applications with Smaill UAS.” Unmanned Aerial Systems, or drones, […]


Congratulations to our new graduates!

Published: Aug 8th, 2015

Congratulations to our newest UF Geomatics graduates: Majid Alivand (PhD) and Keary Cunningham (MS)! On behalf of the UF FLREC Geomatics program, good luck to each of you as you […]


Fall registration is now open! Register today!

Published: Aug 2nd, 2015

Registration for the Fall 2015 semester is underway. Important Dates: August 21 – Last day for regular registration August 28 – Final day for late registration Don’t wait another minute! […]


ESRI Education UC presentation – Benjamin – 7/19

Published: Jul 19th, 2015

Adam Benjamin will be presenting his recent project entitled, “Improving Teaching and Extension at UF through Vegetation Mapping,” at the ESRI Education User Conference (EdUC) in San Diego, CA on July […]


Student Paper Competition Winner at GI_Forum

Published: Jul 8th, 2015

Daniel Steiner, a recent M.S. graduate from the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, was awarded the 1st place in the annual AGEO (Austrian Umbrella Organisation for Geographic Information) student competition […]


GI_Forum presentations in Salzburg, Austria

Published: Jul 7th, 2015

Levente Juhasz and Daniel Steiner will both be presenting recent research papers with Dr. Henry Hochmair at the upcoming GI_Forum in Salzburg, Austria (July 7th through July 10th). Details below. Steiner, […]


FLREC Geomatics collaborates with FSMS in maintaining survey equipment theft database

Published: Jul 2nd, 2015

The UF FLREC Geomatics program is working with the Florida Surveying and Mapping Society to maintain a database of survey equipment theft incidents across the State of Florida. To learn […]


4th Annual Graduate Student Symposium – 7/14

Published: Jun 29th, 2015

On July 14th, the UF/IFAS Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center will host the 4th Annual South Florida Graduate Research Symposium. Please see the 2015 Letter of invitation here.


Congratulations to our newest PhD, Majid Alivand!

Published: Jun 16th, 2015

On Tuesday June 16th, Majid Alivand successfully defended his doctoral dissertation entitled, “Enhancing scenic route choice models using Volunteered Geographic Information data sources.” In August, the University of Florida College of Agriculture […]


Fall 2015 course schedule now available

Published: May 2nd, 2015

The Fall 2015 University of Florida Fort Lauderdale REC Geomatics course schedule is now available. Please contact Adam with any advising questions regarding Geomatics/GIS courses, certificate programs, or degree offerings.   […]