ISIS is a partnership among the University of Calgary, the University of Lethbridge and Athabasca University, with links to the National Reserach Council of Canada's Hezberg Institute of Astrophysics and Canadian Space Agency.
Space Imaging Science within ISIS encompasses fundametal and applied research in plantarey sceince, astrophysics, space physics and geomatics. Within these board areas, specific current research thrusts include asteroid and meteroid studies, radio astrophysics of galatic structure. star formation amd cosmic magnestism, auroral physics, solar-terrestrial interaction, magnetospheric amd geospace plasma processes , and global nnavigation systems. Space Imaging also includes research amd development of enabling technologies in imaging required to advance the research goals.