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Dianah Rose Abeho

Country of origin: Uganda Currently in: Uganda, Kampala General field of specialization: Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
PhD Fellowship
Academic Background


2013 Master Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
2007 Undergraduate Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities


Photogrammetry , ICT and Land Management

Publications resulting from Research: 

Dianah Rose Abeho, Roger Hipkin and Bedada Besha Tulu, Evaluation of EGM2008 in Uganda, South African Journal of Geomatics, Vol. 3, No. 3, November 2014 (DOI: 10.4314/sajg.v3i3.2)

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Dianah is a qualified, registered and practicing Surveyor who has gained vast experience in the fields of Land Surveying, Engineering Surveying, GIS, photogrammetry and Positioning using GNSS technologies. She has carried out training on operation of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) at QuestUAV flight school in Northumberland, UK. She can process GNSS data using commercial and scientific software such as BERNESE, GAMIT/GLOBK. She has carried out various researches including among others validity of GNSS in determining orthometric heights using GNSS/Levelling data in Uganda and use of Fit for Purpose technologies in capturing and managing land records pertaining to Land Registration in Uganda. Dianah has also undertaken training in processing GNSS data using Bernese software at University of Bern Switzerland and deformation monitoring using InSAR technology.

Workshop and Conference Attended

2019 Nairobi, Kenya On Job Training and Experiential Learning for EASTERN Africa Land Administration Network (EALAN)
2019 Makerere University, Kampala AGRC2019 “Advances in Geomatics Research Conference”
2019 Zanzibar, Tanzania EALAN AGM and Conference on “Quest for Smart Solutions for Responsible Land Management and Land Administration in Eastern Africa”
2019 Northumberland, UK • QuestUAV Flight Training
2019 RCMRD, Nairobi, Kenya. AFREF and GNSS Data Processing Workshop


Surveyors Registration Board
Institution of Surveyors of Uganda

Presentation given

Evaluation of EGM2008 by means of GPS Levelling Uganda
Makerere University, Uganda
Event: 2nd Conference on Advances in Geomatics Research (AGRC2013)
Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship awarded 2020

OWSD 6th General Assembly certificate: download

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