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Associate Chair George Hurtt recently published a paper entitled “The NASA Carbon Monitoring System Phase 2 synthesis: scope, findings, gaps and recommended next steps,” in Environmental Research Letters.
Dr. Jonathan Resop, Senior Lecturer in the MS GIS program, along with Virginia Tech Professor Emeritus Dr. John Cundiff and Professor Dr. Robert Grisso, has published the manuscript, "Central Control for Optimized Herbaceous Feedstock Delivery to a Biorefinery from Satellite Storage Locations," in the journal AgriEngineering.
Department of Geographical Sciences PhD candidate Aolin Jia, Professor Shunlin Liang and Professor Dongdong Wang developed a Surface Energy Balance (SEB) based method to generate a gap-free hourly land surface temperature (LST) product over the Contiguous United States (CONUS) and Mexico at 2-km resolution.
In the newly released 2022 Top Scientist rankings by Research.com, 12 GEOG researchers ranked among the Top 1000 Environmental Sciences researchers in the United States, and seven ranked among the Top 1000 worldwide.