Observations and Data

Working Group 2 – Observations and Data

WG-2 is responsible for evaluating, generating and refining algorithms, protocols, supporting calibration and validation, and linking key data sets from remote sensing and in situ data sources.


  • Philipp Saile, Federal Institute of Hydrology (BfG) and United Nations Environment Programme-GEMS/ Water
  • Igor Ogashawara, IGB-Berlin


  • Laurence Carvalho, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
  • Miroslaw Darecki, Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences
  • Gerardo Toro-Farmer, University of South Florida
  • Hans Peter Grossart, Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries
  • Bilqis Hoque, Environment and Population Research Centre
  • Peter Hunter, University of Stirling
  • Cedric Jamet, Laboratoire d’Océanologie et de Géosciences
  • Anders Jensen Knudby, University of Ottowa
  • Harald Krawczyk, German Aerospace Center, Remote Sensing Technology Institute
  • Tiit Kutser, University of Tartu
  • Zhong Ping Lee, University of Massachusetts, Boston
  • Soo Chin Liew, National University of Singapore
  • Mark Matthews, CyanoLakes
  • Wes J. Moses, United States Naval Research Laboratory
  • Michael Natschke, Xylem
  • Jens Nejstgaard, IGB-Berlin
  • Nima Pahlevan, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Jaime Pitarch, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Scienze Marine
  • Suhyb Salama, University of Twente
  • John F. Schalles, Creighton University
  • Frank Schlaeger, KISTERS AG
  • Evangelos Spyrakos, University of Stirling
  • Emma Tebbs, King’s College London
  • Andrew Tyler, University of Stirling
  • Maria Tzotziou, City College of New York
  • Anthony Vodacek, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Mortimer Werther, University of Stirling
  • Guangming Zheng, Global Science and Technology (NOAA-Affiliate)
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