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Landsat Science Team Meeting - March 1-3, 2011

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Hilton Phoenix East Hotel
Mesa, Arizona
March 1-3, 2011


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Landsat Science Team - March 2011

Tuesday, March 1

  • USGS Realignment, Science Planning, and FY 2012 Budget (Matt Larsen, USGS)
  • TIRS Status (Betsy Forsbacka, NASA)
  • LDCM on-Orbit Cal/Val Considerations (Brian Markham, NASA)
  • Education and Public Engagement (Jeannie Allen, Sigma Space Corporation)
  • Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) USGS Project Status Report (Dave Hair, USGS and Doug Daniels, The Aerospace Corporation)
  • Sentinel 2 in Europe's Earth Observation Programme (GMES)(Alan Belward, JRC)


Wednesday, March 2

  • Landsat Project Status (Kristi Kline and Rachel Headley, USGS)
  • The Users, Uses, and Value of Landsat and Other Moderate-Resolution Imagery in the United States - Executive Report (Holly Miller, USGS)
  • A Knowledge-based Automated Cropland Mapping Algorithm using Advanced Remote Sensing Methods and Approaches (Prasad Thenkabail, USGS)


Thursday, March 3

  • Landsat Program Overview (Bruce Quirk, USGS) \
  • Collection and Analysis of Land Imaging Requirements (John Dwyer, USGS)
  • Landsat Products Development (Curtis Woodcock, Boston University)
  • A Land Surface Temperature Product (John Schott, Rochester Institute of Technology)
  • USGS Plans for Landsat Science Products (John Dwyer and Tom Loveland, USGS)
  • Annual Forest Disturbance History 1972-2010 (Dirk Pflumacher, Oregon State University)
  • Not Just Detection: Moving towards Attribution of Change Agent using Landsat Time Series Information (Robert Kennedy, Oregon State University)
  • Use of MODIS Data to Assess Global Landsat Surface Reflectance Products (Chenqhuan Huang, University of Maryland)