Collaboration on grants and contracts with many of the FIU departments and other institutions:

  • Web-GIS application and tool development for transportation planning and routing
  • Geo-spatial web for digital archives and humanities
  • Development of knowledge management systems in support of collaborative projects
  • Remote sensing in ecological applications related to detection of vegetation, scaling and change detection of vegetation dynamics
  • Remote sensing in support of probabilistic disaster risk assessment


Hosting of FIU GIS courses in our state-of-the-art teaching and research laboratories:

  • Labs are used for instruction related to GIS, remote sensing, and spatial & statistical analysis.
  • Specialized GIS and remote sensing software programs such as ArcGIS, ENVI are provided for classroom teaching.
  • Most of the GIS and remote sensing courses required for completion of FIU’s GIS Certificate Program.
  • Both fee-based and free workshops for FIU and its community.


Services and consultation provided for FIU students, faculty:

  • Data analysis and spatial modeling
  • Digitization and scanning of printed maps and images
  • Custom map production

Maps & Data

  • The Center collects and acquires geo-datasets including high resolution imagery data, vector GIS data, and historical coastal maps and data.
  • We provide finding guides for all types of worldwide GIS research resources, as well as a data search via the FIU Geoportal.