Earth Science Branch

The Earth Science Branch conducts research of the Earth as a system with a focus on lightning and precipitation processes, weather and climate variability, monitoring fluxes of heat and water from the surface, and associated data management and mining activities for scientific discovery and applications for societal benefit.

Earth Science Branch Projects

Conducted a Joint Tutorial on Recent Advances in Deep Learning Models for Robust Ground Cover Classification from Multi-Channel Geospatial Imagery

July 28, 2021

Manil Maskey of the Interagency Implementation and Advanced Concepts Team (IMPACT) and the Earth Science Branch, in collaboration with Saurabh Prasad from University of Houston, conducted a joint tutorial on Recent Advances in Deep Learning Models for Robust Ground Cover …

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SERVIR Applied Science Team Selected for Commercial SmallSat Data Acquisition (CSDA) Program Pilot Project

July 28, 2021

MSFC Team members of the SERVIR Applied Science Team entitled “A Cloud Computing Toolbox for SAR-based Monitoring of the Hydrologic Cycle in the SERVIR Hindu-Kush Himalayan Region” have been invited to participate in NASA’s Commercial Smallsat Data Acquisition (CSDA) Program …

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Participation in the 2021 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS)

July 28, 2021

Manil Maskey, Rahul Ramachandran, and Kaylin Bugbee (ST11) from the Interagency Implementation and Advanced Concepts Team (IMPACT) participated virtually in the 2021 IGARSS symposium. The symposium is the largest gathering of world-class scientists, engineers and educators engaged in the fields …

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Organized First NASA Science Mission Directorate (SMD) Data Discovery Workshop

July 28, 2021

Kaylin Bugbee (ST11) and Mark Parsons (University of Alabama in Huntsville) organized the first SMD data discovery workshop as part of the SMD Strategic Data Management Working Group’s (SDMWG) open source science initiatives.  The two-day workshop brought together a group …

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MSFC Disasters Program to Participate in Commercial SmallSat Data Acquisition (CSDA)Program Pilot Project

July 28, 2021

Members of the MSFC Disasters Program were invited to participate in the next NASA’s Commercial Smallsat Data Acquisition (CSDA) Program Pilot Project. This one-year venture will be evaluating X-band synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data from a new commercial vendor for …

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