UTS Water Workshop: Satellite Sensing of the Hydrologic Cycle: New Sensors, Datasets and Approaches

This is a comprehensive Tutorial including data access, practical exercises video and demonstrations. It covers topics including: basic microwave remote sensing, sensor description, data products, calibration/validation, and applications.

When:
5 April 2017

Location:
University of Technology Sydney
Building 4 “Grid Room”
Room 430, Level 5, UTS Building 4 (CB04.05.430)
745 Harris Street, Broadway NSW 2007
http://maps.uts.edu.au/map.cfm

Schedule:
Time
Item
Title
10.00 am – 12.00 pm
 
Dr Susan Moran*/  Professor Jeff Walker**
NASA SMAP Mission Team and 

*Chair of SMAP Applications Working Group
**Monash University

Soil Moisture Remote Sensing: SMAP and SMOS
 

12.00 pm – 1.00 pm
 

Lunch- provided

1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

Dr. Luigi Renzulli
CSIRO
Satellite rainfall products for water resources assessments: an Australian perspective
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm

Zunyi Xie/ Professor Alfredo Huete
Climate Change Cluster, University of Technology Sydney

Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) products of Total Water Storage anomalies, droughts and wet pulses
3.00 pm - 3.15 pm

Afternoon Tea- provided
 

3.15 pm - 5.00 pm
Optional
Additional Data Exercises and Demonstrations

Please register your attendance here:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1HBktbG6wRPIq-_HoLt1iQwLHorckHtgn-w_y4MwvBdg/edit?usp=sharing

** Please note space is strictly limited. Registration is essential.**