Deltares announces an exciting job opportunity for a Junior Systems Integrator with the FORCOAST project. Interested individuals may find out more here.
The World Bank Group has published Quality Unknown: The Invisible Water Crisis.
CALL FOR PAPERS: IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, Special Issue on Analysis-Ready Data Interoperability
The second Analysis-Ready Data (ARD) workshop on remote sensing data interoperability took place on August 5-7, 2019 at the USGS Menlo Park Campus. A Special Issue of the IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (J-STARS) is planned for open access publication. This special issue will accept a select number of studies presented at the ARD workshop as well as from the broader scientific and engineering community engaged in the following topics:
Geometric and Radiometric Harmonization
Image Quality Metrics, Monitoring and Specification
Benchmarking standards, including datasets, harmonization algorithms, and machine learning performance
Time-series Analysis and sensor-fusion algorithms
Labeled Training Data
Atmospheric compensation, and cloud/shadow masking
Sensor and pixel alignment
Color and Visual Products
ARD-driven Payload design & System Engineering, Hardware
Standards for Data Distribution and Commercialization (Open Data Cube, STAC, COGs, etc.)
Imaging pipelines, software engineering and distributed computing for ARD
Submission Period is October 1, 2019 – March 31, 2020, for publication later in 2020. Read More here:
Hurry to register! The NOAA Satellite Remote Sensing Data Training Course (Great Lakes) will be held at the NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory in Ann Arbor, Michigan in November 5-7, 2019. This training class is free, but the registration ends September 6, 2019 or sooner if the seating capacity of 30 students is reached. Some ArcGIS experience is preferred, but not required, and the class is open to anyone. Accommodation and meals are not provided for this event.