Biospheric Sciences - 618
Biospheric Sciences is a part of the Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences located at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. Biospheric Sciences studies terrestrial ecosystems and their interactions with the atmosphere using multiscale remote sensing, modeling, and advanced analytical techniques.
Research Highlights: March
Christopher S.R. Neigh1, Mark Carroll1, 2, Margret Wooten1, 2, Jessica McCarty3, Bristol Powell4, Markus Enenkel4, and Greg Husak5 (1: Biospheric Sciences Lab. NASA GSFC, 2: Science Systems Applications Inc., 3: Miami University, 4: IRI Columbia Univ., 5: Univ. Cali. Santa Barbra)
Latest News: Brent Holben returned from a trip to Namibia to check on and maintain sun photometers installed for the AERONET project. The project and trip are highlighted in a NASA Earth Expeditions article titled "Into Africa Seeking the Desert Sun".
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Weekly Highlights: Mar. 6th
Fatoyinbo. Lola Fatoyinbo was nominated a Sigma Xi Distinguished lecturer for 2017-2018. The lectureship allows for sigma Xi chapters to host visits from the lecturers to communicate their science and insights on a broad range of topics.
Anyamba. Assaf Anyamba (USRA/618) presented on "Climate/Weather Extremes Impacts on Agriculture and Vector-borne Disease Outbreaks" to a graduate class course "Science Diplomacy and World Health" at Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Georgetown University Medical Center on February 23, 2017, Washington, DC.
Brown Bag Seminars
Brown Bag Seminars are initiated as an informal forum to present your new work or updates to your 618 colleagues.
Seminars are typically held on Thursdays between 12:00 and 1:00 PM.
Next Seminar: Prabir Patra, Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Please check the calendar for a list of past and upcoming seminars.
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Contact information for scientists can be found in the personnel list.