Explore Our World from a Hyperspace Gateway!
Freese Middle School 2-18-2004Dr. GIS (Dr. Ming-Hsiang Tsou)Department of GeographySan Diego State University
GIS are Magic Sandwiches !Geographic Information Systems
San Diego GIS< Soil Map
Elevation >< Streets
Aerial Photos >
What are the best routes for your school bus in order to get everyone home the fastest?
The driving directions from your home to Disneyland !
How to improve the water quality and protect our natural environment in San Diego. GIS can help you to Answer:
GIS are inside Computers The GIS lab at Geography Department, SDSU.
Fun Facts:Michael Jordan studied Geography at the University of North Carolina where he also became a famous basketball player!
The Richest Geographer is Jake Dangermond, the president of ESRI (the biggest GIS company), his privately owned company. ESRI has revenues of more than $469 million with 2,700 employees, and 99 international offices!
Fly through San Diego !3D GIS Demo
What is the Internet ?Inter-networking (connecting different kinds of networks together) cable modems, DSL, dial-up.
Sharing Information (showing pictures to your grandfather/grandmom) !
The device for the Hyperspace Jump!
Internet GIS: The Hyperspace Gateway
San Diego(SANGIS) http://www.sangis.com/
New York Cityhttp://www.oasisnyc.net/
Mars !!!http://ltpwww.gsfc.nasa.gov/tharsis/ngs.html http://marsrovers.jpl.nasa.gov/home/index.html
Freese Elementary !
Monitor the 2003 Wildfires in San Diego!
Combine Multimedia Maps and Virtual Reality !
Provide mobile GIS applications (wireless communications) ! Internet GIS can
NASAs Satellite Image (MODIS: 10-27-2003 )
Fire Spread Animation (Hot Spots detected from Satellite Images)
Virtual Reality !(Mission Trail Regional Park)
Mobile GIS !
Mobile GIS Framework (Internet Map Servers, GPS, Wi-Fi, Pocket PC, Vehicle)
Autonomous Unit: Independent, Portable, Reliable Mobile unit with Portable BatteryMobile unit mounted on a vehicle.
User Scenario: Environmental Monitoring and ManagementMission Trail Regional Park
G P S (Global Positioning Systems)
GPS Data for MTRP BMX (motor-crossing bicycling)
A Vision for the Future Internet GIS Mobile GIS Wireless Networks
NASAs Vision (Video Play)NASA Earth Science Enterprisehttp://www.earth.nasa.gov
Thank You !!!I am Dr. GIS Questions and Answers ?