GIS

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AcronymDefinition
GISGeographic Information System
GISGeographical Information System
GISGeographic Information Services
GISGeographical Information Science
GISGlobal and International Studies (various schools)
GISGisborne, New Zealand (airport code)
GISGuaranteed Income Supplement (Canada)
GISGeographical Information Services
GISGeographisches Informationssystem (German)
GISGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Information Security Professional
GISGeneration Information System (software)
GISGas-Insulated Switchgear
GISGeneral Information Services
GISGeospatial Information System
GISGenome Institute of Singapore
GISGeografisch Informatie Systeem (Dutch: Geographic Information System)
GISGeographic Information Science
GISGeographics Information System
GISGlobal Item Schema
GISGlobal Information Services
GISGoogle Image Search
GISGroupement d'Intérêt Scientifique (French: Scientific Interest Group)
GISGlobal Information Society
GISGentran Integration Suite (Sterling Commerce)
GISGas Insulated Substation (electrical networks)
GISGlobal Information Solutions
GISGeographic Information Solutions
GISGeoscience Information Society
GISGhana International School
GISGussoh Imagesystem
GISGlobal Infrastructure Services (Computer Sciences Corporation)
GISGirls' Industrial School (various locations)
GISGlobal Intelligence Services (various locations)
GISGeodata Interoperability Specification
GISGovernment Information System
GISGrey Island Systems (Toronto, Canada)
GISGeneralized Iterative Scaling
GISGarden International School (Malaysia)
GISGeographic Information Studies
GISGenossenschaftlicher Informations Service (German: Cooperative Information Service)
GISGlobal Investment Systems
GISGeographic Imaging Solutions
GISGolisano Institute for Sustainability (Rochester Institute of Technology)
GISGeneral Information Session
GISGastrointestinal Series
GISGroup Information Session(s)
GISGrundlagen Informatik Sensortechnik (German: Basic Computer Science Sensor Technology)
GISGeophysical Information System
GISGlobal Indexing System
GISGraphics Information System
GISGruppo d' Intervento Speciale (Italian Carabinieri Army Special Forces)
GISGeoreferenced Information System
GISGlobal Inbound Service (international toll free service)
GISGlobal Integration Summit (Integration Consortium)
GISGreen Iguana Society
GISGroupe Interventional Speciale (Italian Counter Terrorism Unit)
GISGeographical Imaging Software
GISGeeky Internal Stuff (databases)
GISGeneral Investigative Section (Canada RCMP)
GISGunbound International Server (gaming)
GISGroup Interference Suppression
GISGas Insulation System
GISGeographical Intelligent Survey
GISGlobal Insight Services (Congress WBN)
GISGeosynchronous Meteorological Satellite
GISGroup Index and Schedule
GISGreatness Is Simplicity
GISGoddard Information System
GISGuidelines Implementation Staff
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One prime example of SWBR's work in sustainable design is the Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS), which was an endeavor by longtime client Rochester Institute of Technology.
Thomas Trabold, associate professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology and head of their Golisano Institute for Sustainability. "Bioplastics such as PLA (polylactic acid), a biodegradable and bioactive thermoplastic derived from renewable resources such as corn starch, cassava roots, chips, or sugar cane, have improved the situation; but these materials generally degrade much more slowly than food and other organic materials.
Panel member Nabil Nasr, lead author of the report and Director of the Golisano Institute for Sustainability at the Rochester Institute of Technology and Founder of the Institutes Center for Remanufacturing and Resource Recovery, will discuss value retention process in the context of a circular economy.
Thomas Trabold, from the Golisano Institute for Sustainability at RIT, offered a perspective on how technology can be applied to the problem of managing food waste, but can become embroiled in controversy.
Thomas Trabold, director of the Center for Sustainable Mobility at the Golisano Institute for Sustainability, Rochester Institute of Technology, is a strong proponent of food waste conversion via anaerobic digestion, but he also points out that the outflow of gas and digestate must be properly managed.
* New York: Golisano Institute for Sustainability at the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, LEED Platinum
* The Golisano Institute for Sustainability focusing on interdisciplinary education, research and technology transfer in sustainable design, manufacturing and development
Callie Babbitt, a co-author of the study and an assistant professor at the Golisano Institute for Sustainability at RIT, told Physorg.com that the energy used in building laptops for the U.S.
Singapore, Apr 6, 2009 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS) of the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), USA, to collaborate in joint research projects, facilitate graduate students exchanges and organise joint academic meetings, symposia and other academic partnerships to advance the development of sustainable manufacturing technologies.
NOHMs also will collaborate with experts from Rochester Institute of Technology's Golisano Institute for Sustainability to evaluate potential savings of greenhouse gas emissions compared with the current grid energy mix, analyze regulatory and market requirements for urban electrical energy storage and establish a path to commercialization.
According to the officials, around $3 million lab is to be housed on the fourth floor of the Golisano Institute for Sustainability and feature extensive resources and equipment along with the expertise of RIT experts.
The Golisano Institute for Sustainability is the lead entity of the partnership between 26 universities and labs, he said.