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Welcome Google Summer of Code 2016 Students!

April 26th, 2016 @ 08:47 by Ann Hitchcock
Posted in 3D, 52°North, Communities, enviroCar, Sensor Web

2016 Google Summer of Code

52°North is pleased to welcome the following students to work closely with us this summer on 3 Google Summer of Code projects!

  1. “Terrain Model Generation and Analysis” – Adhitya Kamakshidasan (India)
  2. “Usability improvements for smle” – Aleksandr Shevchenko (Russia)
  3. “Visual Analytics of enviroCar Tracks” – Naveen Jafer (India)


Recertified First Aid Helpers

April 19th, 2016 @ 11:07 by Ann Hitchcock
Posted in 52°North

Erste Hilfe Kurs 2016

Members of the 52N staff recently refreshed their first aid skills. Ann, Eike, Benjamin and Conny proved their bandaging proficiency. 52Ners are in the best of hands!

OGC Testbed 12 – Aviation Kickoff Meeting

January 29th, 2016 @ 15:29 by Matthes Rieke
Posted in Communities, Geoprocessing, Sensor Web

Last week, the OGC kicked off the Aviation thread of Testbed 12 as part of its interoperability program. 52°North will participate as one of six partners, working on prototyping and evaluating the next generation of Aviation Air Traffic Management.

The Harris Corporation hosted the meeting, in which many fruitful discussions on the upcoming tasks took place. 52°North will focus its work on asynchronous message exchange of aeronautical data using JMS and AMQP 1.0, with a special focus on geo-spatial filtering.


The Aviation thread is sponsored by EUROCONTROL and the Federal Aviation Administration.

In addition to 52°North, the following partners participate in the OGC Testbed 12 Aviation thread: Galdos Systems Inc., Harris Corporation, Luciad,, Snowflake Software and MIT Lincoln Laboratory (as supporting consultants).

exploring bowling horizons

January 7th, 2016 @ 12:57 by Ann Hitchcock
Posted in 52°North

strike52°North headed out to the bowling alley to explore the ins and outs of bowling: strikes, spares, splits, doubles, hooks, gutter-balls, and the occasional choke. Henning managed a turkey in spite of the bench work! And Group B earned an extra game for first scoring 10 strikes!


enviroCar Newsletter ….. Issue 3/December 16, 2015

December 18th, 2015 @ 14:00 by Ann Hitchcock
Posted in 52°North, enviroCar


The enviroCar Newsletter provides information about current developments and activities. It is published on a quarterly basis. (more…)

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