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Landsat Science Team Meeting

Stuart Udall Department of the Interior Building, Room 1352
Washington, DC
December 12-13, 2012

Wednesday, December 12

  • Welcome Statements from Anne Castle, DOI; Matt Larsen, USGS; Sarah Ryker, USGS; Frank Kelly, USGS; Jim Irons, NASA
  • Landsat Science Team Objectives, Roles, and Responsibilities (Tom Loveland, USGS and Jim Irons, NASA) - .pptx (53.2 KB) .pdf (145 KB)
  • Landsat Science Team Members Presentations: Research Objectives and Tentative Plans
    • Developing and enhancing Landsat derived Evapotranspiration and surface energy products (Richard Allen, University of Idaho) - .pptx (13.8 MB) .pdf (3.51 MB)
    • Developing and enhancing Landsat derived Evapotranspiration and surface energy products (Ayse Kilic, University of Nebraska) - .pptx (10.2 MB) .pdf (1.84 MB)
    • Mapping Phenology, Water Use and Drought at Field Scales (Martha Anderson, Feng Gao, USDA Agricultural Research Service) - .pptx (37.3 MB)  .pdf (5.97 MB)
    • Seeking Balance in the Land-use Marketplace (Alan Belward, European Commission Joint Research Centre) -  .pptx (3.36 MB)  .pdf (1.67 MB)
    • Ecological Applications of Landsat Data - USDA Forest Service Science and Operational Needs (Warren Cohen, USDA Forest Service) -.pptx (3.58 MB)  .pdf (1.20 MB)
    • Landsat data continuity: advanced radiometric characterization and product development (Dennis Helder, South Dakota State University) - .pptx (1.84 MB) .pdf (1.51 MB)
    • Integrating Field-Level Biophysical Metrics Derived from Landsat Science Products into a National Agricultural Data Warehouse (James Hipple, USDA Risk Management Agency) - .pptx (14.4 MB)  .pdf (2.93 MB)
    • Synergies between future Landsat and European satellite missions for better understanding coupled human-environment systems (Patrick Hostert, Humboldt University of Berlin) - .pptx (8.77 MB) .pdf (2.71 MB)
    • Operational Monitoring of US Croplands with Landsat 8 (David Johnson, USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service) - .pptx (32.9 MB) .pdf (6.67 MB)
    • Using time-series approaches to improve Landsat’s characterization of landscape dynamics (Robert Kennedy, Boston University) - .pptx (22.0 MB) .pdf (4.59 MB)
    • Integrating Landsat 5 and Landsat 7 to create Landsat time series (Leo Lymburner, Geoscience Australia) - .pptx (29.2 MB) .pdf (3.13 MB)
    • Absolute radiometric and climate variable inter-calibration of Earth-observing sensors (Joel McCorkel, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) - .pptx (4.09 MB) .pdf (1.25 MB)
    • Continuity of the Web Enabled Landsat Data (WELD) Product Record in the LDCM Era (David Roy, South Dakota State University) - .pdf (8.06 MB)
    • North American Land Surface Albedo and Nearshore Shallow-Bottom Properties from Landsat and MODIS/VIIRS (Crystal Schaaf and Zhongping Lee, University of Massachusetts, Boston) - .pptx (8.45 MB) .pdf (1.27 MB)
    • Cryospheric Applications of LDCM / Landsat-8 (Ted Scambos, University of Colorado) - .pptx (9.80 MB) .pdf (1.94 MB)
    • Land/Water-Sat: Landsat's New Potential to Monitor Case 2 Waters (John Schott, Rochester Institute of Technology) - .pptx (1.78 MB) .pdf (707 KB)
    • Developing decadal high-resolution global lake products from LDCM and Landsat archive (Yongwei Sheng, University of California, Los Angeles) - .pptx (6.75 MB)  .pdf (2.29 MB)
    • Development of the surface reflectance Fundamental Climate Data Record from the Landsat archive, the LDCM mission and future Landsats (Eric Vermote, Christopher Justice, University of Maryland) - .pptx (4.11 MB) .pdf (1.85 MB)
    • Ecological Disturbance Monitoring Using Landsat Time Series Data (Jim Vogelmann, U.S. Geological Survey) -  .pptx (6.64 MB) .pdf (2.36 MB)
    • Better Use of the Landsat Temporal Domain: Monitoring Land Cover Type, Condition and Change (Curtis Woodcock, Boston University) - .pptx (134 MB) .pdf (2.47 MB)
    • Integrating the past, present, and future of Landsat: Continuity of science, applications, monitoring, and reporting (Mike Wulder, Canadian Forest Service) - .pptx (11.0 MB) .pdf (2.19 MB)
    • Making Multitemporal Work (Randy Wynne, Virginia Tech) - .pptx (713 KB) .pdf (439 KB)
  • Status of Landsat 5 and 7 (Kristi Kline, USGS) - .pptx (15.0 MB) .pdf (4.66 MB)
  • NASA Land Cover and Land Use Change Activities (Garik Gutman, NASA) - .pptx (10.5 MB) .pdf (3.56 MB)
  • Opportunities for Merging Landsat and Sentinel-2 Data Streams (Jeff Masek, NASA) - .pptx (591 KB) .pdf (1.04 MB)


Thursday, December 13

  • Administrative Discussion for R&D Contract Holders - Academic Landsat Science Team Members (Karen Zanter, USGS)
  • Landsat Data Continuity Mission Capabilities and Status:
    • Mission Overview, Space Segment Elements (Del Jenstrom, NASA) - .pptx (9.41 MB) .pdf (2.39 MB)
    • Ground System Elements (John Dwyer, USGS) - .pptx (1.06 MB) .pdf (2.46 MB)
  • Higher Level Landsat Archive and LDCM Products (John Dwyer, USGS) - .pptx (2.91 MB) .pdf (2.55 MB)
  • Landsat Science Team Organization and Leadership Discussion (LST Members)
  • Plans for Future Landsat Science Team Meetings (All)



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