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11/08/2011

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
."

10/28/2011

Cubesat On-board processing Validation Experiment (COVE)

The M-Cubed CubeSat, containing the Cubesat On-board processing Validation Experiment (COVE), was successfully launched this morning as an auxiliary payload of the NPOESS Preparatory Project (NPP) satellite.
+ More on the M-Cubed CubeSat
+ More on COVE
+ More on the NPP launch

03/16/2011

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.

03/11/2011

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.

02/07/2011

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.

01/03/2011

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)