Gabriel Kooperman is part of one of the seven new faculty teams that have been awarded funds through a second round of Presidential Interdisciplinary Seed Grants.
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 9:56am
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 8:59am
Researchers lay the groundwork for high resolution "heat maps" to protect residents and improve city planning. With support from NSF, a multidisciplinary University of Georgia team is compiling highly detailed, fine-resolution maps of the "urban heat island" in their town of Athens, Georgia.
Monday, July 29, 2019 - 2:47pm
The first launch is scheduled for late 2019 for one of two cube satellites made by the Small Satellite Research Laboratory at the University of Georgia.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 2:18pm
David Cotten, the associate director of the University of Georgia’s Small Satellite Research Laboratory, spoke first. His talk centered on CubeSats, small satellites that virtually anyone can build and send into space.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 12:03pm
Various news outlets recently reported a fatal accident involving a motorcycle rider being struck by lightning. This is a tragic incident. It comes several days after I watched jaw-dropping video of lightning striking a tree at the Women's U.S. Open golf tournament.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:58am
A strange convergence led to this essay.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:56am
As a former NASA earth system scientist, I am quite familiar with the wonders of our planet and how satellite-based remote sensing can reveal them.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:52am
CNN meteorologist Brandon Miller, "Over 40% of Greenland experienced melting yesterday, with total ice loss estimated to be more than 2 gigatons (a gigaton is equal to 1 billion tons)."
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:49am
Over 40% of Greenland experienced melting Thursday, with total ice loss estimated to be more than 2 gigatons (equal to 2 billion tons) on just that day alone.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:43am
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced a national consortium of academic and nonprofit institutions.