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Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology
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Change is the only Constant!
Dr. Susan Hoban of JCET, spoke to students at Ferris State University. Dr. Hoban urged the audience to stay informed and pay attention to developments in the world of earth climate, cognizant of...
February 16, 2016
Seeing Science: Photography, Science and Visual Culture
Spring Research Forum, April 8, 2016
Seeing Science, a campus-wide, interdisciplinary project, will take place over the course of a full year. Its goal is to bring together the UMBC’s science, humanities, and art communities to...
February 12, 2016
Jay Herman presents scientific results at Fall AGU meeting
Researchers, including Jay Herman of the Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology, presented the first scientific results from these images captured by NASA’s Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera...
February 8, 2016
NASA confirms observations of ice shelf collapse
NASA’s Operation IceBridge, a survey of polar ice, carried out parallel flights in the north and south poles for the first time in seven years. The mission to the Antarctic Peninsula recorded a...
December 1, 2015
Antarctic glaciers still losing ice fast!
A study published in 2012 showed average elevation losses of up to 82 feet (25 meters) per year for the lower Green and Hektoria glaciers from 2006 to 2011. So IceBridge’s discovery that both...
November 30, 2015
JCET/NASA paper is Editor's Choice in Science Magazine
A recent publication by Glenn Wolfe, Thomas Hanisco (614), Jason St Clair and coworkers was highlighted as an Editor's Choice article in the 30 October issue of Science Magazine. The study,...
November 13, 2015
“Climate Change and the Environment" Forum, Oct 30, 2015
JCET was well-represented at the UMBC Fall 2015 Research Forum, “Climate Change and the Environment,” held at the Albin O. Kuhn Library at UMBC on October 30, 2015. JCET Director, Belay Demoz,...
November 2, 2015
NASA renews JCET Grant for 5 more years!
The Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET) partnership, entering its 20th year at UMBC, has recently renewed its grant with NASA Goddard. The new grant will bring nearly $50...
October 1, 2015
Keith Evans receives an award from NASA!
Keith Evans of JCET received an award for Outstanding Performance for Web Development from the Earth Sciences Division of NASA/Goddard Spaceflight Center in Greenbelt, MD. "For dedicated long-term...
September 25, 2015
Who uses NASA Earth Science data? Fred Heummrich does!
Dr. Fred Heummrich of the JCET was on the NASA EarthData web page. He has used NASA data for research on the light use efficiency of different types of tundra plants and climate variability.
August 24, 2015
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