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Half Year Round up – 2018

Charlotte Bishop, GRSG Chairman In January we launched our Moving the GRSG Forwards in 2018 campaign. This saw us look to expand the GRSG presence both locally and internationally. Our aim was, and continues to be, to grow our truly international organisation into something even bigger with an increased presence online and throughout relevant industries…. Read more

The Geological Remote Sensing Group Makes Their 2018 Student Awards

The Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG) has announced this year’s recipients of their Annual Student Awards. Each winner will receive £1,000 each to support their studies and research work and an invitation to the 2018 Annual Conference in London to present their winning papers. GRSG Chairman, Charlotte Bishop explains the background to the Group’s awards;… Read more

Geological Society Regional Public Lecture Series

The regional public lecture series is a collection of public talks which aim to introduce modern Earth science and its relevance to society to the attention of a diverse and broad audience, many of whom will have an interest in science, but who are not necessarily trained in Earth science.   Click to download the Lecture Series Flyer

Earth Observation into the Future

The UK Observation Earth Conference is being organised by the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society (RSPSoc), the National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO) and the Centre of Earth Observation Instrumentation (CEOI) and will take place between 4th and 7th September 2018 at Birmingham University. Under the title; Earth Observation into the Future, the conference will… Read more

GRSG Opens Registration for their Remote Sensing Oil & Gas Workshop

The committee of the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG) has announced that they are now taking registrations for their forthcoming Oil and Gas Remote Sensing Workshop which will be held in Boulder, Colorado between July 11th and 12th 2018. For those wishing to attend or present (there are a very few spots left open and… Read more

Tapio Kallonen new CEO for Specim Spectral Imaging

Tapio Kallonen will join GRSG Member company, Specim to lead it after significant investments in new products for the next phase of its ongoing rapid growth plan. Together with the senior management and skilled personnel, he will inspire and ensure Specim’s continued commitment to its clients and partners, providing an unrivaled range of competitive hyperspectral… Read more

Student Awards Deadline Looms

The deadline for the GRSG student awards 2018 is fast approaching, but we are still taking applications up until the 15th April! The GRSG is offering up to three awards of £1,000 each, to reward and aid students who are engaged in geoscientific remote sensing research. These awards may be used to support a wide… Read more

GRSG Chairman is Coming Up Trumps for the Geological Society

The Chairman of the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG) Charlotte Bishop, will be giving the next Geological Society Public Lecture at Burlington House on London’s Piccadilly once in the afternoon and again in the evening of Wednesday 28th March. Under the title; Satellite Top Trumps: The Geological Edition, Charlotte will take the audience through a… Read more

In Memoriam – Bob Agar

Robert (Bob) Agar, who died on 19th March in Perth, Western Australia, was born in Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, studied geology at Liverpool, and completed his PhD on the monzonitic rocks of the Coastal Batholith of Peru, and associated mineralisation, in 1978. Bob and Hilda arrived in Zambia, working from 1978 for the Minex Department of Mindeco,… Read more

The Getech Group Joins the GRSG

The Getech Group, providers of natural resources exploration data and expertise, has joined the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG) as a Corporate Member to help widen the understanding of how satellite derived geoscience data can provide huge benefits to both explorationists and research staff. The GRSG is a special interest group of the Geology Society of London and… Read more