Ahasanul Hoque

Ahasanul Hoque

Lives in Bangladesh
Ahasanul Hoque

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Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) Projection System

April 22, 2017 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

As the name suggests, the Universal Transverse Mercator projection is based on the cylindrical Transverse Mercator projection. The cylinder in the Transverse Mercator projection is tangent along a meridian (line of longitude) or it is secant, in which case it cuts through the earth at two standard meridians. In the UTM projection the transverse cylinder […]

A Brief on Map Projection

April 22, 2017 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Over the centuries, many different ways of representing the round Earth on flat paper have been developed. Each of these methods is referred to as a map projection. What does it mean to project something? Have you ever been to the movie theatre? How does the movie get on the movie screen? The image you […]

OSM Based Android Apps for Mapping

April 22, 2017 | GeoTechnology, OpenStreetMap(OSM) | by aHaSaN

Though there are a significant numbr of apps are available for tracking, routing, navigation, POI saving but OpenStreetMap based are more useful than others interms of licene, freedom and customization. Below are a short detail of few OSM based mapping app for android  OSM Tracker One of the key apps, is something that can track […]

State of the Map Asia 2016 Conference: Sharing experience

October 30, 2016 | OpenStreetMap(OSM) | by aHaSaN

It has been a great experience attending the State of the Map Asia 2016 Conference as a open data and geospatial expert from Bangladesh in Manila, Philippines in 1-2 October 2016 where I met many sharp international colleagues, friends, experienced veterans of geospatial field, specialists in various geospatial disciplines, open street map and GIS practitioners […]

HOT activation workshop in Jakarta; How was it !!!

October 8, 2015 | Disaster Management | by aHaSaN

  HOT supports the collaborative map for emergency response while any disaster strike anywhere in the world. With time HOT has been speeding its wings in humanitarian arena from community development, partnering with different agencies, technical tools and platform development. Like the great collaborative mapping project tool Tasking manger HOT also developed HOT Training center […]

OpenAerialMap will lessen the tension of humanitarian image sharing

October 6, 2015 | Geospatial & Environmental Job | by aHaSaN

As a disaster manager or GIS and remotesensing expert you will easily accept how much it is difficult to collect, manage the remote sensing data (either aerialmaps or satellite images), during emergency. These remote sensing data is valuable in detecting and mapping many types of natural hazards when, as is often the case, detailed descriptions of their […]