Seminar on “REMOTE SENSING AND URBAN PUBLIC TRANSPORT”
Date : Sept 16th, 2008
RNUS seminar on “Remote Sensing” and “Urban Public Transport”
RNUS held a seminar which dealt with topics of “Remote Sensing” and “Urban Public Transport” on Sep 16th, 2008. In this seminar, three Japanese professors were invited and they delivered special lectures, whose titles were, “Observation of Environmental Conditions of Land Cover in the Mekong River Basin based on Remote Sensing and Field Data” by Prof. Haruo Sawada (ICUS), “BRT and TOD in the context of developing countries’ urban transport” by Prof. Fumihiko Nakamura (Yokohama National University), and “Urban Public Transport Development and Environment” by Dr. Toshiyuki Okamura (Yokohama National University). A couple of dozens of students and staffs from the remote sensing and the transportation engineering field joined, and they had lively discussions after the interesting and informative presentations.