Sensor Web, Geoprocessing, Security & GeoRM, Geostatistics, Semantics, 3D, Ilwis, Earth Observation

Terrain Model Generation and Analysis

May 25th, 2016 @ 22:37 by Adhitya Kamakshidasan
Posted in 3D, 52°North, GSoC

My name is Adhitya Kamakshidasan and I recently graduated from Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur, India. I will be working on the Google Summer of Code 2016 project “Terrain Model Generation and Analysis” under the able guidance of Professor Dr. Benno Schmidt (Hochschule Bochum) and Christian Danowski (52°North). (more…)

Usability improvements for smle

May 24th, 2016 @ 10:43 by Aleksandr Shevchenko
Posted in 52°North, Communities, GSoC, Metadata Management, Sensor Web

smle /ˈsmaɪ.li/ is one of 52°North’s new developments. It is based on TypeScript and Angular 2 and enables web-based editing of SensorML descriptions. The implementation of this editor  started earlier this year within the context of the projects NeXOS and FixO3. The idea of the Google Summer of Code activity is to enrich the editor with further functionality and to improve the usability in some aspects. (more…)

enviroCar Visual Analytics – Overview

May 23rd, 2016 @ 10:13 by Naveen Jafer
Posted in 52°North, Communities, enviroCar, GSoC

The enviroCar project allows users to collect and share their driving statistics via an OBD sensor coupled with an Android app. The app collects car data and pushes the data to a server with a stateless REST API that exposes this data. The website of the enviroCar project, which is currently built in PHP, makes use of this API endpoint to provide a dashboard experience to a user for vehicular track analysis. The project’s objective is to rebuild the website as a SPA (Single Page Application) with the AngularJS framework that could also serve as the starting point for the next generation website. (more…)

enviroCar Newsletter ….. Issue 1/May 2, 2016

May 2nd, 2016 @ 11:05 by Ann Hitchcock
Posted in 52°North, Communities, enviroCar


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