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Science Team Meeting - February 2020

2020 ECOSTRESS Science Team Meeting
11 - 13 February 2020
Ventura Beach Marriott
2055 Harbor Blvd
Ventura CA 93301
Day 1 - Tuesday, 11 Feb 2020
Time Title - Speaker

12:00 PM

Registration, Check-in and Networking

12:30 PM

Welcome and Introduction - Simon Hook, JPL PDF File

12:50 PM

Summary from NASA Headquarters - Woody Turner, NASA HQ PDF File

1:00 PM

Science Objectives - Josh Fisher, JPL PDF File

1:20 PM

Data Overview, Processing, Products - Dana Freeborn, JPL PDF File

1:40 PM

L1 Radiance at Sensor & Instrument Design - William Johnson, JPL  PDF File

2:00 PM

L2 Land Surface Temperature - Glynn Hulley, JPL PDF File

2:20 PM

L3/L4 (PT-JPL) Evapotranspiration, Evaporative Stress Index, and Water Use Efficiency - Josh Fisher, JPL PDF File

2:40 PM

L3/4 (ALEXI) Evapotranspiration and Evaporative Stress Index - Yun Yang, USDA PDF File

3:00 PM Break
3:30 PM

Hyper-Resolution Soil Moisture & Surface Temperature For Drought And Maize Yield Prediction - Eric F Wood, Princeton University PDF File

3:40 PM

LST & ET Mapping and Validating over Yuma, Arizona, Juan Gonzalez, USDA/ARS PDF File

3:55 PM

ECOSTRESS Urban Heat Vulnerability - Glynn Hulley, JPL PDF File

4:10 PM

Tennessee River Power Plant Water Surface Temperature - Jeff Luvall NASA/MSFC PDF File

4:25 PM

Diurnal Variability of Evapotranspiration on a GlobalScale - Kerry Cawse-Nicholson, JPL PDF File

4:40 PM

Water Use Efficiency from ECOSTRESS: First Look - Savannah Cooley, JPL PDF File

4:55 PM Adjourn
Day 2 - Wednesday, 12 Feb 2020
Time Title - Speaker

8:00 AM

Registration, Check-in and Networking

8:30 AM

Improvements to ECOSTRESS Data for Science and Applications - Josh Fisher, JPL PDF File

8:40 AM

Evaluating a CONUS-Wide disALEXI Evapotranspiration Product - Kerry Cawse-Nicholson, JPL PDF File

8:50 AM

How Much Water is Evaporated Across California?: An Assessment Using a MesoNetwork of Eddy Covariance Sites, a Biophysical Model Forced with Satellite - Dennis Baldocchi, UC Berkeley PDF File

9:00 AM

Understanding Diurnal Cycles of Plant Water Use and Carbon Uptake with Existing and New Products Based on ECOSTRESS, MODIS, and FLUXNET - Jingfeng Xiao, University of New Hampshire PDF File

9:10 AM

Merging ECOSTRESS with Field Data in the Highest Uncertainty Water Use Efficiency Regions in the World - Christopher Doughty, Northern Arizona University PDF File

9:20 AM

Exploiting Diurnal Cycles to Evaluate Vegetation Responses to Heat and Drought Stress - Yi Yin, CalTech PDF File

9:30 AM

Evaluating the Potential of ECOSTRESS for Predicting Wildfire Effects on Plant Community Structure and Water Relations in an Arizona Sky Island Pine-Oak Forest - Helen Poulos, Wesleyan University and Andrew Barton, University of Maine at Farmington PDF File

9:40 AM

New Estimates of Terrestrial Carbon and Water Fluxes by Combining the Carbonyl Sulfide Stomatal Conductance Tracer Framework and High Resolution Surface Data - Mary Whelan, Rutgers University PDF File

9:50 AM Break/Group Photo
10:10 AM

ECOSTRESS Community of Practice / Applications - Christine Lee, JPL PDF File

10:20 AM

LP DAAC Services - Tom Maiersperger

10:35 AM

Linking Basin-Scale, Stand-Level, and Individual Tree Water Stress Indicators for Groundwater-Dependent Riparian Forests in Multiple-Use River Basins - Dar Roberts, UC Santa Barbara PDF File

10:50 AM

Training Part 1: ECOSTRESS Data Access - Cole Krehbiel, USGS PDF File

11:50 AM

Training Part 2: ECOSTRESS Data Mapping - Gregory Halverson, JPL link File

12:50 PM

Lightning Talks / Option for Lunch

  1. Tropical forest degradation impacts on ET and surface temperature - Marcos Longo, JPL 
  2. The use of flux footprints for better validation of evapotranspiration estimates from ECOSTRESS - Camilo Rey, UC Berkeley PDF File
  3. Land Classification Specific Assessment of 2013-15 Costa Rican Drought with ET/NDVI - Gurjot Kohli, UC Berkeley PDF File
  4. Developing a diurnal climatology of urban surface temperatures using ECOSTRESS imagery - Michael Allen, UC Santa Barbara PDF File
  5. Climate Disasters as seen by ECOSTRESS - Fernando Romero, JPL PDF File
  6. Remotely sensed open water reservoir and lake evaporation - Matthew Dohlen, JPL PDF File
  7. Tropical forest transition zone evaluation with ECOSTRESS - Jenna Keany, Northern Arizona University PDF File
  8. Evaluation of ET from ECOSTRESS against LSMS, GRACE-FO and remote sensing - Madeleine Pascolini-Campbell, JPL PDF File
  9. Drought response of urban trees and turfgrass using airborne imaging spectroscopy - David Miller, UC Santa Barbara PDF File
2:20 PM Break
2:50 PM Santa Clara River Site Visit - Dar Roberts, UC Santa Barbara

5:20 PM Adjourn
Day 3 - Wednesday, 13 Feb 2020
Time Title - Speaker

8:00 AM

Registration, Check-in and Networking

8:30 AM

ECOSTRESS Surface Temperature over Inland Waters for Aquatic Ecosystem Applications - Christine Lee, JPL PDF File

8:40 AM

Examining the Relation Between Biodiversity and Surface Temperature Regimes in Localized Coastal Upwelling Zones Using ECOSTRESS - Daniel Otis, University of South Florida PDF File

8:50 AM

Heat and Desiccation Risk Prediction in Intertidal Shellfisheries - David Wethey, University of South Carolina PDF File

9:00 AM

Thermal Stress in South Florida Estuaries: A Multi-Sensor Assessment - Chuanmin Hu, University of South Florida PDF File

9:10 AM

Changing Landscapes, Urban Heat Island and the Effects on City Water Conservation Policy - Soe Myint, Arizona State University PDF File

9:20 AM

Developing Spatial Real-Time Forecasts of Mosquito-Borne Diseases - Nicholas DeFelice, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai PDF File

9:30 AM

Investigating Dynamic Thermal Processes to Optimize Geothermal Hotspot Detection - Christoph Hecker, University of Twente PDF File

9:40 AM

Land Surface Temperature Monitoring (LSTM) Mission - Simon Hook, JPL PDF File

9:55 AM Thermal infraRed Imaging Satellite for High-resolution Natural resource Assessment - Simon Hook, JPL PDF File
10:10 AM

Surface Biology and Geology Designated Observable Study - Charles "Chip" Miller, JPL PDF File

10:25 AM Break
10:40 AM

Office Hours - bring your data and bring your questions - Multiple

12:40 PM WRAP UP - Simon Hook/TBD, JPL