Thematic workshop with focus on modelling, 18-19 September 2019

Where: Sciencepark, Oslo When: 18-19 September 2019 Registration: open Centre for Integrated Remote Sensing and Forecasting for Arctic Operations (CIRFA) is pleased to invite to a thematic workshop Sep 18-19 with focus on modelling. The objective is twofold: • Status update on the directions of the research going on in CIRFA with regards to sea…

Upcoming PhD defense – Katalin Blix

Master of Science, Katalin Blix will defend her thesis for the PhD degree 13. September. Trial Lecture: “Ocean color: from space instrument observations to validated bio-optical products.” When: Friday 13. September, 10:15 Where: Auditorium 1.022 Technology building Dissertation: “Machine Learning Water Quality Monitoring“ When: Friday 13. September, 12:15 Where: Auditorium 1.022 Technology building

The conference season is still ongoing for CIRFA members

The conference season is still ongoing for CIRFA members Next week there is the IGS Sea ice symposium in Winnipeg, Canada (https://igswpg.com) Oral presentations: Monday 14:50- 15:10 Sea ice and open water classification using historical multi-sensor synthetic aperture radar satellite datasets, applied to two Svalbard fjords:Malin Johansson, Sebastian Gerland, Anca Cristea, Eirik Malnes, Anthony P.…

CIRFA Annual Conference 2019

When: 15-16 October 2019 Where: Sommarøy Arctic Hotel AS Registration: Registration here! PROGRAM Tuesday 15 October 10:00 Bus From SIVA Innovasjonssenter 10:15 Bus From Prostneset/City Centre 10:30 Bus from Tromsø airport 12:00-12:45 Lunch 13:00-18:00 Scientific Program 18:15 Poster Session 20:00 Conference dinner 15:00 Session 2 Wednesday 16 October 07:30-08:30 Breakfast 08:30-14:00 Scientific program 14:00-14:45 General…

CIRFA Seminar 21. February 14:30-15:30

CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar presented by CIRFA Associate Professor Andrea Marinoni. The title of the presentation is: “ASSESSMENT OF POLARIMETRIC VARIABILITY BY DISTANCE GEOMETRY FOR ENHANCED CLASSIFICATION OF OIL SLICKS USING SAR”. We introduce a new approach for investigation of polarimetric Synthetic Aperture Radar (PolSAR) images for oil slick analysis. Our method aims…

CIRFA Seminar 7. February, 14:00-15:00

CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar presented by CIRFA PhD student Cornelius Quigley and Researcher Anca Cristea. Date/time: 7. February 2019, 14:00 — 15:00 Venue: CIRFA, SIVA Innovation Centre (Forskningsparken), Online:https://connect.uninett.no/cirfa-seminar The title of Cornelius presentation is: “Retrieval of the dielectric properties of oil slick using SAR via a polarimetric two-scale model” A two scale…

CIRFA seminar, Thursday 13 December at 14:00-15:00

CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar where Tore Hattermann from Akvaplan-niva will talk about “The role of (sub-)mesoscale dynamics in high-resolution sea ice drift forecasts”. Date: Thursday 13 December at 14:00-15:00 Venue: CIRFA, SIVA Innovation Centre (Forskningsparken), Tromsø [map] Online: https://connect.uninett.no/cirfa-seminar/ WELCOME!

CIRFA seminar Thursday 13. September, 14:00-15:00

CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar where Senior Research Scientist Harald Johnsen from NORUT will talk about: “Ocean Current from Spaceborn Radars – challenges and opportunities” Topics to cover: Ocean current & Science Gaps & Users wishes Ocean surface current from space – possibilities and limitations Next generation ocean current missions (SKIM, Stereoid, SeaSTAR), principles and…