Centre for Earth Observation Sciences (CEOS)

University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
What the facility does

Research on advanced environmental monitoring and analytics

Area(s) of Expertise

The Centre for Earth Observation Sciences provides state-of-the-art facilities focused on environmental monitoring, using advanced wireless sensor network technologies and analytics. Work focuses on forested and mining regions.

Research Services

Sensor design and deployment, advance cyber infrastructure for environmental data analytics, remote sensing (multispectral and hyperspectral)

Sectors of Application
  • Energy (renewable and fossil)
  • Forestry and forest-based industries
  • Information and communication technologies and media

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

Description of function

Peace River environmental monitoring supersite

Eddy covariance and wireless sensor network system

Environmental monitoring

  • Hoskin Scientific