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

IMPACT Satellite Needs Working Group (SNWG) Management Office – Cycle 3

June 16, 2021

The SNWG team finished two major efforts to assist HQ with completion of the SNWG Cycle 3 Assessment Phase. The SNWG Management Office completed the SNWG-2020 Cycle budget for FY23 through FY27 for the 9 potential solutions that will be …

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SPoRT Participates in the American Meteorological Society’s 34th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

June 16, 2021

Four scientists from the Short-Term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) Center participated in multiple capacities at the 34th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology. Anita LeRoy presented a poster on SPoRT’s past activities transitioning NASA satellite datasets to operational stakeholders …

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Two Summer Interns Join MSFC Disasters Program

June 16, 2021

Two summer interns have joined the MSFC Disasters Team this summer through NASA Internship Program. Emma Gilligan just completed her undergraduate work at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science & …

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Hosted Invited Speakers, Shayna Skolnik and Ramon Ramirez-Linan, at the IMPACT Tech Talk Series

June 16, 2021

On 5/20/21, the Interagency Implementation and Advanced Concepts Team (IMPACT) hosted Navteca engineers, Shayna Skolnik and Ramon Ramirez-linan, who presented an overview of their company and their mission to create practical applications based on new and emerging technology, such as …

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Presented at NASA’s Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Metadata Workshop

June 16, 2021

Deborah Smith (ST11), lead for the Airborne Data Management Group (ADMG) within the Interagency Implementation and Advanced Concepts Team, presented ADMG metadata recommendations for airborne and field data products at the Spring 2021 EOSDIS Metadata Workshop. The meeting was held …

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