The Fifth International Workshop on Earth Observation and Remote Sensing Applications

(EORSA 2018)

Location: Xi'an, China
Dates: June 18-20, 2018


Overall Theme: Ecological Civilization and Sustainable Development - Contributions of Remote Sensing

  • Global change and carbon cycling;
  • Land use and land cover;
  • Remote sensing of forests and ecosystems;
  • Global water cycle remote sensing and ocean remote sensing;
  • Urban remote sensing and sustainable development (smart city);
  • Big remote sensing data and spatial intelligence;
  • Remote sensing of coastal areas and wetlands;
  • Remote sensing of air and water quality;
  • Human environmental and infectious diseases;
  • Technologies and methods for monitoring subsidence of earth surface;
  • New data, sensors, algorithms and techniques for detection, interpretation, characterization, and modeling of the Earth surface features.



  • First Call for Papers – October 1, 2017
  • Second CFP – February 1, 2018
  • Final CFP – March 1, 2018
  • Abstract submission due – March 22, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance – April 15, 2018
  • Early registration due – May 1, 2018
  • Full paper submission – May 15, 2018
  • Pre-conference workshops – June 17, 2018
  • Conference: June 18 – 20, 2018

Conference Chairs:
  • Honorary Chair: Prof. Guanhua Xu, Ministry of Science and Technology, China
  • Honorary Chair: Prof. Jianya Gong, Wuhan University, China
  • Chair: Prof. Lin Jiang, Xi'an University of Science and Technology, China
  • Co-Chair: Prof. Shugang Li, Xi'an University of Science and Technology, China
Program Committee Chair and Co-Chairs:


Qihao Weng, Indiana State University, USA


  • Paolo Gamba, University of Pavia, Italy
  • George Xian, United States Geological Survey, USA
  • Thomas Esch, German Remote Sensing Data Center, Germany
  • Clément Mallet´╝îIGN / MATIS, France
  • Xiaoli Ding, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
  • Junwei Han, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
  • Peijun Li, Peking University, China
  • Guangxing Wang, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA
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