MODIS Land People


Science Team Members


Algorithm Maintenance & Refinement

Name

Institution (SCF link)

 PI (Land Discipline Lead), Net Photosynthesis

Steve Running

University of Montana

 PI, Surface Reflectance/Atmospheric Correction

Eric Vermote

University of Maryland

 PI, Vegetation Indices

Kamel Didan

University of Arizona

 PI, BRDF/Albedo

Crystal Schaaf

University of Massachusetts, Boston

 PI, LAI and FPAR

Ranga Myneni

Boston University

 PI, Fire and Thermal Anomalies

Louis Giglio

University of Maryland

 PI, Snow and Ice Cover

Dorothy Hall

NASA GSFC

 PI, Land Cover

Mark Friedl

Boston University

 PI, Vegetative Continuous Fields

John Townshend

University of Maryland

 PI, Land Surface Temperature and Emissivity

Zhengming Wan

UC Santa Barbara

 PI, In-Flight Validation of ASTER and MODIS Mid and Thermal Infrared Data and ASTER Product        Maintenance and Refinement for Earth Science

Simon Hook

NASA JPL

 PI, MODVOLC: New Tools for Quantifying Global Volcanic Heat Fluxes and Delivering Data to the        Volcanological Community

Robert Wright

University of Hawai'i at Manoa

 

Calibration & Validation

 Validation of Aqua and Terra Surface Reflectance Products Using the Radiometric Calibration Test Site        (RadCaTS)

Jeffrey Czapla-Myers

University of Arizona

 

 

  Science Data Support Team (SDST)

  Land Quality Assessment (QA) Team

  Land Validation (LandVal) Coordination

 

02-Jan-2020