Beijing Institute of Geology Airborne Measurement and Remote Sensing Research Center

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear

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Established with the approval of the China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) in 1993; development of remote sensing and uranium prospecting technologies; use of spectrometers for detecting uranium and thorium and their content; conducted research on uranium resources assessment, stability of nuclear waste treatment facilities, satellite radiation calibration, processing and utilization of high-spectral resolution and satellite-borne radar data, integration of technology for optical and energy spectra, and three-dimensional computer simulations of uranium mines formation; has trained remote sensing personnel for Iran, Korea, Libya, and Pakistan.

Date Entered: 

January 26, 2004

Date Last Modified: 

March 18, 2004