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2011 ESTO Annual Report
The 2011 ESTO Annual Report (8.9MB, PDF) is now available online.
2011 AGU Fall Meeting Schedule
Attending the 2011 AGU Fall Meeting? Get this list of ESTO-funded and ESTO-affiliated presentations (1MB, PDF) and be sure to stop by the ESTO-chaired session: IN42A, "Information Systems Technology to Advance Remote Sensing and Data
Productivity in the Next Decade."
Cubesat On-board processing Validation Experiment (COVE)
Future Space Validation of Earth Science Technologies
A request for information (RFI) seeking Future Space Validation of Earth Science Technologies has been released. Responses are due by 12/31/2011.
ESTO-funded Doppler Wind Lidar deployed
ESTO-funded Doppler Wind Lidar deployed to map potential wind farm sites off the Virginia coast.+ Read more on the Newport News Daily Press website.
2011 NASA Conference on Intelligent Data Understanding
The 2011 NASA Conference on Intelligent Data Understanding will be held October 19-21 in Mountain View, CA
Emerging Lidar Technique
2010 ACT Projects Awarded
QuakeSim computer model
Soil Moisture Sensing Controller and Optimal Estimator (SoilSCAPE)
Soil Moisture Sensing Controller and Optimal Estimator (SoilSCAPE) project featured in Univ. of Michigan blog and video.
2011 AIST Solicitation is now closed
The 2011 Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) Solicitation is now closed. Watch this space for announcement of awards.
2011 AIST Solicitation are due Friday
Proposals to the 2011 Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) Solicitation are due Friday, August 12.
Attending IGARSS 2011? Don't miss the ESTO-chaired session on Thursday, July 28: TH4.T10, Earth Observation Sensor Web
ESTF 2011 Full Proceedings
2011 Earth Science Technology Forum
Potential Bidders Conference for 2011 AIST Solicitation
An online Potential Bidders Conference (via WebEx) for the 2011 Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) Solicitation has been scheduled for May 26. Watch this space for participation instructions.
2011 AIST Solicitation was released
The 2011 Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) Solicitation was released on February 18, 2011, as element A.41 within the 2011 ROSES omnibus research announcement. Notices of Intent (NOIs) are due 6/17/2011 and proposals are due 8/12/2011.
2011 Earth Science Technology Forum (ESTF2011) Schedule of Events
Multi-Sensor Data Synergy Advisor (MDSA)
A Featured paper in the 2/11/11 issue of Science includes examples from the ESTO-funded Multi-Sensor Data Synergy Advisor (MDSA) to illustrate importance of data and information provenance in data visualization tools.
HAMSR and HIRWAP featured in Earthzine article
HAMSR, an airborne radiometer developed with ESTO funding to measure temperature, humidity and cloud structure, is participating in a field campaign to measure atmospheric ‘rivers’ of water vapor across the Pacific Ocean.
ESTO-funded Electronically Steerable Flash Lidar (ESFL)
Check out this video from Ball Aerospace (external link) on the ESTO-funded Electronically Steerable Flash Lidar (ESFL), a new instrument for improved vegetation measurements.
2011 Earth Science Technology Forum (ESTF2011)
Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Nine ESTO investigators featured in the December 2010 "Earth Observation Sensor Web" special issue of the IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (JSTARS)