Henry Hochmair and Levente Juhasz are two of five co-organizers of a 2019 AGILE (Association of Geographic Information Laboratories in Europe) workshop entitled, “VGI HATcH: Using Volunteered Geographic Information for […]
Henry Hochmair, Eric Bardin, and Ahmed Ahmouda coauthored a Journal of Transport Geography paper entitled, “Estimating bicycle trip volume for Miami-Dade county from Strava tracking data.” DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2019.01.013 Abstract: Sports […]
The University of Florida Geomatics program was well-represented throughout GeoWeek in Denver, CO by Dr. Amr Abd-Elrahman, Dr. Ben Wilkinson, Adam Benjamin, and 10 very active representatives from the Geomatics […]
On December 20th, the UF Geomatics @ Fort Lauderdale research group and the FIU GIS Center were invited to present to the South Florida Water Management District‘s Geospatial group. The […]
About UF Geomatics @ Fort Lauderdale
Welcome to the home of the University of Florida Geomatics Program at the Fort Lauderdale Research & Education Center! Our degree programs cover a broad spectrum of geospatial subject areas including professional surveying, geographic information systems, global positioning systems (GPS), photogrammetry, cartography, geodesy, mapping, geographic information sciences (GIS), remote sensing, integrated land studies, land development, and environmental assessment.
Our program reaches students in the South Florida area including Broward, Miami Dade, Palm Beach, Monroe, Collier, Martin, Okeechobee, Indian River, and St. Lucie counties. From right here in your community, we offer a Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy degree in Geomatics from the University of Florida.
Incoming students have graduated from local colleges or other universities with backgrounds ranging from Engineering to Natural Resources. If you are a prospective student, please look around this site at the many opportunities that are available.
This degree program leads to diverse and well-paying professional career opportunities. A number of scholarships, internships, and assistantships are available to get you there.
Please feel free to contact us to schedule an advising appointment and explore your options. We look forward to hearing from you!