March 27, 2019 Students and researchers will have access to catalog of imagery from company’s satellites
Arizona State University today announced that it has joined forces with Planet, a San Francisco-based Earth-imaging company, as its first institutional data partner for higher education. Operating the largest constellation of satellites currently in orbit, Planet acquires high-resolution imagery covering the entire landmass and coral reefs of the Earth on a daily basis.
In an effort to expand the research use of this unprecedented stream of satellite imagery, ASU students and researchers will have access to the growing catalog of imagery from the company’s Dove and RapidEye 3-5m satellites.
“Combining ASU’s leadership in innovation with the unprecedented temporal resolution of Planet data provides the opportunity to unlock