Strong showing of GSCE members at the Fall AGU meeting 14-18th December 2015

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting is the largest Earth and space science meeting in the world.   

Several of the GSCE faculty, post-docs. and  Ph.D. students attended the Fall 2015 meeting http://fallmeeting.agu.org/2015/ and gave between them more than 20 poster and oral presentations that are listed below.

 

Cropland land surface phenology and seasonality in East Africa: Ethiopia, Tanzania, and South Sudan

Alemu W. and Henebry, G.M.

Poster presentation in session Climate Variability and the African Environment, Water Resources, and Food Security

 

LP DAAC project artifact tracking via the NASA earth data collaboration environment

Bennett, S.L.D.

Poster presentation in session Geocuration: Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities

 

Validating satellite-derived disturbance products: the case of burned areas

Boschetti, L and Roy, D.P.  

Poster presentation in session Long-Term Climate Data Records and Applications

 

Regulations of evapotranspiration and ecosystem productivity from biophysical and human drivers in drylands Northern Eurasia

Chen J, Z Ouyang, R John, G Henebry, Y Xie, K de Beurs, Y Fan, C Shao, J Qi, J Wu, Y Liu

Poster presentation in session Environmental, Socioeconomic, and Climatic Changes in Northern Eurasia and Their Feedbacks to the Global Earth System and Society

 

Fire patterns and drivers of fires in the West African tropical forest

Dwomoh, F.K. and Wimberly, M.C.

Poster presentation in session The Role of Fire in the Earth System: Understanding Drivers, Feedbacks, and Interactions with the Land, Atmosphere, and Society

 

Comparative perspectives on recent trends in land surface dynamics in the grasslands of North and South America

Henebry GM, P Valle de Carvalho e Oliveira, B Zheng, KM de Beurs, B Owsley.

Oral presentation in session Climate-Vegetation Interaction and Land Cover/Land Use Change in Semi-Arid Grassland Ecosystems

 

New perspectives on longwave imaging of urban heat islands: Middle infrared to microwaves

Henebry GM, C Krehbiel, B Zheng, L Nguyen, KM de Beurs, B Owsley

Poster presentation in session Urban Areas and Global Change

 

Investigating Landsat-derived forest evapotranspiration in the Amazon

Khand, K., Numata, I., Kjaersgaard, J., Cochrane, M. A.

Poster presentation in session Integrating In Situ and Remote Sensing Observations of the Terrestrial Biosphere to Provide Insights into Earth System Function

 

The dynamics of cities: Assessing scaling relations of past and projected urban population and infrastructure to analyze trajectories of urbanization in the 21st Century

Krehbiel, C. P. and  Henebry, G. M.  

Poster presentation in session Urban Areas and Global Change

 

Active fire detection using Landsat 8 reflective bands

Kumar, S.S. and Roy, D.P.

Oral presentation in session Advances in remote sensing of fires, aerosols, and air quality trace gases

 

Investigation of biomass combustion rate of fire radiative energy using multiple-satellite-observed active fires and Landsat TM burn severities across the continental United States

Li, F., Zhang, X., Kondragunta, S.

Poster presentation in session Wildfire in a Changing World: Interactions with Climate and Ecosystems

 

Estimating ecosystem carbon stock change in the Conterminous United States from 1971 to 2010
Liu, J., Sleeter, B.M., Zhu, Z., Loveland, T.R., Sohl, T.L., Howard, S.M., Hawbaker, T.J., Liu, S., Heath, L.S., Cochrane, M.A., Key, C.H., Jiang, H., Price, D.T., J.M. Chen

Poster presentation in session Estimating Ecosystem Carbon Stock Change in the Conterminous United States from 1971 to 2010

 

Phenological monitoring of Acadia National Park using Landsat, MODIS and VIIRS observations and fused data

Liu, Y., MacKenzie, C.M., Primack, R., Zhang, X., Schaaf, C., Sun, Q., Wang, Z.

Poster presentation in session Understanding Phenology across Scales and Improving Linkages to Ecosystem Functions

 

Climatic and human influence on tropical forest degradation in West Africa

Liu, Z., Wimberly, M. C., Dwomoh, F. K.

Poster presentation in session  Climatic Controls on Vegetation Dynamics in Tropical Forests

 

Dynamic linear models using the Kalman filter for early detection and early warning of malaria outbreaks

Merkord, C. L., Liu, Y., DeVos, M., Wimberly, M. C. 
Poster presentation in session The NASA Public Health and Air Quality Program: integrating remote sensing, spatial analysis, and modeling for the analysis of environmentally driven human health risks.

 

Urban expansion of major cities in the US Great Plains from 2000 to 2009 using scatterometer data

Nguyen L, S Nghiem, GM Henebry

Poster presentation in session Urban Areas and Global Change

 

Analysis of edge effects on fragmented forests using forest inventories in Southwestern Amazonia

Numata, I., Silva, S.S., Cochrane, M.A.

Poster presentation in session Integrating In Situ and Remote Sensing Observations of the Terrestrial Biosphere to Provide Insights into Earth System Function

 

Synthesis of decades of change in Northern Eurasian ecosystems: Current assessment and future projections

Soja A, G Henebry, D Cahoon, B Stocks, W de Groot, N Tchebakova, E Parfenova, E Kukaskaya, T Loboda, J McCarty, J Shuman, H Shugart, J Chen, K Bergen, S Conard, B Rogers, K de Beurs, A Prischchepov, Q Zhuang

Oral presentation in session Environmental, Socioeconomic, and Climatic Changes in Northern Eurasia and Their Feedbacks to the Global Earth System and Society

 

The responses of land surface phenology to the rainy season over “Never-green” and “Ever-green” lands in Africa 

Yan, D., Zhang, X.Y., Yu, Y.Y., Guo, W.  

Poster presentation in session Remote Sensing to Support Investigations in Plant-Climate Interactions

 

Conterminous United States crop field size quantification from multi-temporal Landsat data

Yan, L. and  Roy, D.P.

Oral presentation in session Advances in Earth Observations for Regional to Global Agricultural Monitoring: GEOGLAM and Other Activities

 

Long-term Landsat 5 Thematic Mapper reflectance inconsistencies caused by Landsat satellite orbit drift

Zhang, H. K. and Roy, D.P.

Poster presentation in session Instrument Characterization and Calibration for Climate and Environmental Measurements

 

A system for monitoring and forecasting Land Surface Phenology using time series of JPSS VIIRS observations and its applications

Zhang, X., Yu, Y., Liu, L.

Oral presentation in session Space-Based, Operational Global Earth Observations from S-NPP and JPSS

 

Monitoring carbon monoxide pollution over the largest ten cities in the US using satellite observations

Zheng B., de Beurs K., Owsley, B., Krehbiel, C., Henebry, G.

Oral presentation in session Urban Areas and Global Change

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Dec 14, 2015 to Dec 18, 2015