GIScience@UZH

The Department of Geography, Switzerland’s largest geography department, hosts one of the world’s leading centers in GIScience. Housed in the Faculty of Science, it is renowned for its research on a wide range of fields including digital cartography, mobile systems, environmental geoinformatics, geovisualization, spatial cognition, geographic information retrieval, movement and geosemantics. The GIScience Center is formed by three units:

Geographic Information Systems

Geographic Information Visualization and Analysis

Geocomputation