Facilities and Infrastructure

Facilities include a dedicated teaching laboratory equipped with regularly updated high-specification computing hardware and software. Moreover, a facility the so called Automated Cartography Unit that is dedicated to capture (digitizers and scanners), processing, integration, printing (printers and plotters) and archive of imaging and non-imaging datasets has been recently developed.

More specifically, the infrastructure of the unit includes:

Hardware

  • 1 DELL Server
  • Network Attached Storage (NAS)
  • 21 high-end computers plus 18 PCs in the teaching lab
  • 4 Portable Computers
  • B/W laser, colour laser and inkjet printers
  • 2 Video Projectors
  • A0, A3, A4 Scanners
  • A0 Plotter
  • 1 THALES MAGELLAN Differential GPS set (2 receivers)
  • GPS devices
  • 1 OLYMPUS digital camera
  • 1 ADC Infrared digital camera
  • 1 Laser Rangefinder
  • 1 SVC 1024 hyperspectral radiometer

Software

  • ArcGIS 10.1 (AUTh site license)
  • ArcIMS 4.0, WEB server, SQL
  • ArcGIS Server Advanced Enterprise 10.1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (AUTh site license)
  • ERDAS Imagine 2013 (5 licenses)
  • ENVI 4.8 (AUTh site license)
  • eCognition Developer 8.7 (AUTh site license)
  • PCI Geomatics (1 license)
  • IDRISI Selva (1 license)