FSF supported publications from 2006 to 2014

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Publications List:2015

ISI publications

Marks, A., Fragiacomo, C., Mac Arthur, A., Zibordi, G., Fox, N., King, M., (2015) Characterization of the BRDF (HDRF) of snow surfaces at Dome C, Antarctica, for the inter-calibration and validation of satellite remote sensing products. Remote Sensing of the Environment, 2015, p. 407-416.

Fretwell, P.T., Phillips, R.A., de L. Brooke, M., Fleming, A.H., Mac Arthur, A. (2015) Using the unique spectral signature of guano to identify unknown seabird colonies, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 156, January 2015, Pages 448-456, ISSN 0034-4257, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2014.10.011

Frey, M. M., Roscoe, H. K., Kukui, A., Savarino, J., France, J. L., King, M. D., Legrand, M., and Preunkert, S.: (2015) Atmospheric nitrogen oxides (NO and NO2) at Dome C, East Antarctica, during the OPALE campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 7859-7875, doi:10.5194/acp-15-7859-2015.

Preunkert, S., Legrand, M., Frey, M. M., Kukui, A., Savarino, J., Gallée, H., King, M., Jourdain, B., Vicars, W., and Helmig, D.: Formaldehyde (HCHO) in air, snow, and interstitial air at Concordia (East Antarctic Plateau) in summer, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6689-6705, doi:10.5194/acp-15-6689-2015, 2015.

Punalekar, S., Verhoef, A., Tatarenko, I.V., van der Tol, C., Macdonald, D.M.J., Marchant, B., Gerard, F., White, K. and Gowing, D. (2016) Characterization of a highly biodiverse floodplain meadow using hyperspectral remote sensing within a plant functional trait framework. In: Remote Sensing: open access, 8 (2016)2article no. 112, 22 p

Tebbs, E. J., Remedios, J. J., Avery, S. T., Rowland, C. S., & Harper, D. M. (2015). ‘Regional assessment of lake ecological states using Landsat: A classification scheme for alkaline-saline, flamingo lakes in the East African Rift Valley.’ International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 40, 100–108. doi:10.1016/j.jag.2015.03.010

Wilson, D., Dixon, S. D., Artz, R. R. E., Smith, T. E. L., Evans, C. D., Owen, H. J. F., Archer, E., and Renou-Wilson, F.: (2015) Derivation of greenhouse gas emission factors for peatlands managed for extraction in the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom, Biogeosciences, 12, 5291-5308, doi:10.5194/bg-12-5291-2015 2015.

Ball, C.P. Marks, A.A. ; Green, P.D. ; Mac Arthur, A. ; Maturilli, M. ; Fox, N.P. ; King, M.D. (2015) Hemispherical-Directional Reflectance (HDRF) of Windblown Snow-Covered Arctic Tundra at Large Solar Zenith Angles. , IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 53, 10 5377 – 5387.

Dengel, S., Grace, J., and Mac Arthur, A.: Transmissivity of solar radiation within a Picea sitchensis stand under various sky conditions, Biogeosciences, 12, 4195-4207, doi:10.5194/bg-12-4195-2015, 2015.

Porcar-Castell, A.; Mac Arthur, A.; Rossini, M.; Eklundh, L.; Pacheco-Labrador, J.; Anderson, K.; Balzarolo, M.; Martín, M. P.; Jin, H.; Tomelleri, E.; Cerasoli, S.; Sakowska, K.; Hueni, A.; Julitta, T.; Nichol, C. J.; Vescovo, L. (2015) EUROSPEC: at the interface between remote sensing and ecosystem CO2 flux measurements in Europe. Biogeosciences Discussions, Volume 12, Issue 15, 2015, pp.13069-13121

Harris, J.K., Cousins, C.R., Gunn, M., Grindrod, P.M., Barnes, D.P., Crawford, I.A., Cross, R., Coates, A.J. (2015) Remote detection of past habitability at Mars-analogue hydrothermal alteration terrains using an ExoMars Panoramic Camera Emulator. Icarus 252, 284–300.

Wilson, R.T., Milton, E.J. and Nield, J.M., "Are visibility-derived AOT estimates suitable for parameterizing satellite data atmospheric correction algorithms?", Int. J. Remote Sens., 36, 1675-1688, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/01431161.2015.1023558

Kazantzidis, A., Smedley, A., Kift, R., Rimmer, J., Berru, J.L., Rhodes, L.E. and Webb, A.R., "A modeling approach to determine how much UV radiation is available across the UK and Ireland for health risk and benefit studies", Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 14, 1073-1081, 2015, DOI: 10.1039/c5pp00008d

Burdett, HL, Hatton, AD, Kamenos, NA,. (2015) Effects of reduced salinity on the photosynthetic characteristics and intracellular DMSP concentrations of the red coralline alga, Lithothamnion glaciale. Marine Biology 162, 1077-1085

Visser F., Buis K., Verschoren V. and Meire P. (2015) Depth estimation of submerged aquatic vegetation in clear water streams using low-altitude optical remote sensing. Sensors 15: 25287-25312. DOI:10.3390/s151025287

Hutchison, W. TA Mather, DM Pyle, J Biggs, G Yirgu, 2015 Structural controls on fluid pathways at a young rift volcano, Geosphere 11 (3) 542-562 doi: 10.1130/GES01119.1.

Casanovas, P., Black, M., Fretwell, P., & Convey, P. (2015). Mapping lichen distribution on the Antarctic Peninsula using remote sensing, lichen spectra and photographic documentation by citizen scientists. Polar Research, 34. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/polar.v34.25633

Sakowska, K., Gianelle, D, Zaldei, A., Mac Arthur A, Carotenuto, F., Miglietta, F., Zampedri, R., Cavagna, M., and Vescovo, L. (2015) WhiteRef: A New Tower-Based Hyperspectral System for Continuous Reflectance Measurements. Sensors (Basel). 2015 Jan 8;15(1):1088-105. doi: 10.3390/s150101088.

Smigaj, M., Gaulton, R., Barr, S. L., and Suárez, J. C.: (2015) UAV-Borne Thermal Imaging for Forest Health Monitoring: Detection of Disease-Induced Canopy Temperature Increase, Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XL-3/W3, 349-354, doi:10.5194/isprsarchives-XL-3-W3-349-2015

PhD thesis

Harris, J. (2015) Visible and Near Infrared imaging spectroscopy and the exploration of small scale hydrothermally altered and hydrated environments on Earth and Mars. PhD thesis 15th October, 2015, Birckbeck, University of London

Wilson, R.T., (2015) Developing a novel method to retrieve high spatial resolution Aerosol Optical Thickness (AOT) from satellite data, PhD thesis, University of Southampton.

Conference presentations and proceedings

Berra, E.F., Gaulton, R., Barr, S., 2015. Forest phenology monitoring by unmanned aerial vehicle. Phenology Conference 2015, 5th-8th October, Kusadasi,Turkey.

Smith, G.M. 2015. Developments toward a European Land Monitoring Framework. Research Seminar as part of Department of Geography, University of Cambridge GIS/Remote Sensing Seminar Series. 2nd December 2015, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge.

Berra, E., Gibson-Poole, S., Mac Arthur, A., Gaulton, R., and Hamilton., A. (2015) Estimation of the spectral sensitivity functions of un-modified and modified commercial off-the-shelf digital cameras to enable their use as a multispectral imaging system for UAVs. ISPRS Proceedings Volume XL-1/W4, 2015 International Conference on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Geomatics, 30 Aug–02 Sep 2015, Toronto, Canada.

Smigaj, M., Gaultomn, R., Barr, S., and Suárez, J. UAV-borne thermal imaging for forest health monitoring: Detection of disease induced canopy temperature increase” presented during GeoUAV meeting at ISPRS Geospatial Week in La Grande Motte, France (2.10.2015).

Gaulton, R. Remote sensing for UK forest health monitoring, presented during RSPSoc Wavelength Conference in Newcastle upon Tyne (30.03.2015)

Visser, F., Buis, K. and Verschoren, V. (2015) High resolution remote sensing for monitoring of submerged aquatic vegetation in rivers. Aquatic Plants 2015, University of Edinburgh, UK

Evans, B. and Moeller, I. WP4 Presentation at Second General Assembly of the EU FAST project. Bucharest, Romania, 27th-29th April 2015.

Evans, B. and Moeller, I. EU FAST Project Science meeting presentation on WP4 ‘In situ data’, including preliminary spectrometry results, Delft, NL, 8th December 2015.

Other presentations, publications and publicity

Evans, B. and Moeller, I. EU FAST team Spectrometry Workshop/Training organised by University of Cambridge and the FSF, 15-17 June 2015.

Evans, B. and Moeller, I. EU FAST project team 2014. Proposed GMES/Copernicus data service needs, VAPs, processing demands and data availability for foreshore assessment. Deliverable D3.1. March 2014. EU DG Research – FP7 – Space – 2013. Grant Agreement number 607131.

WP3 – Deliverable D3.8. December 2015. EU DG Research – FP7 – Space – 2013. Grant Agreement number 607131.

Evans, B. and Moeller, I. EU FAST project 2015. Examples geo-spatial data products for model input release 2. WP3 – Deliverable D3.8. December 2015. EU DG Research – FP7 – Space – 2013. Grant Agreement number 607131.

Burdett, H. Invited speaker at Coral View Research Centre, Honduras, July 2015: Between a rock and a hard place

Marks, A., Fragiacomo, C., Mac Arthur, A., Zibordi, G., Fox, N., King, M., (2015) Characterisation of the HDRF (as a proxy for BRDF) of snow surfaces at Dome C, Antarctica, for the inter-calibration and validation of satellite remote sensing products GSICS Quarterly newsletter Vol9, 2 doi:10.7289/V5XK8CHN

Wooster, M. (2015) CIFOR blog/video on indonesian fieldwork by Wooster supported by FSF loan. Viewed more than 15k times on you tube in three months since posting so far.

Wooster, M. (2015) Interviewed on Radio 4 'Inside Science' on on indonesian fieldwork. Programme on the El Nino special still available on iplayer.

Publications List:2014

ISI publications

Hans-Werner, J., Kleffmann, J., Villena, G., Wiesen, P., King, M., France, J., Anastasio, C., and Staebler, R. (2014) Role of Nitrite in the Photochemical Formation of Radicals in the Snow. Environmental Science & Technology, 48(1), 165-172 14) (doi:10.1021/es404002c)

Marks, A. and King, M. D. (2014) The effect of snow/sea ice type on the response of albedo and light penetration (e-folding depth) to increasing black carbon. Cryosphere, Vol. 8, 07.02.2014, p. 1625-1638.

Kukui, A. , Legrand, M. , Preunkert, S. , Frey, M. M. , Loisil, R. Gil Roca, R., B. Jourdain, King, M. D. , France, J. L. and Ancellet, G. (2014) Measurements of OH and RO2 radicals at Dome C, East Antarctica. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 14 12373-12392 2014, doi:10.5194/acp-14-12373-2014.

Nomikou, P., et al., (2014) The emergence and growth of a submarine volcano: The Kameni islands, Santorini (Greece), GeoResJ 1-2, 8-18, doi:10.1016/j.grj.2014.02.002.

Smith, T.E.L., Paton-Walsh, C., et al. (2014) New emission factors for Australian vegetation fires measured using open-path Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy. Part 2: Australian tropical savannahs. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, 5, 6311–6360.

Paton-Walsh, C., Smith, T.E.L., et al. (2014) New emission factors for Australian vegetation fires measured using open-path Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy. Part 1: Methods and Australian temperate forests Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, 4, 4327–4381.

Kotthaus, S., Smith, T.E.L., Wooster, M.J., and Grimmond, C.S.B. (2014) Application of field spectroscopy to characterise short- and long-wave radiative response of impervious urban materials. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing doi: 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2014.05.005.

Kotthausa, S., Smith, T., Wooster, M., Grimmond, C., (2014) Derivation of an urban materials spectral library through emittance and reflectance spectroscopy. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Volume 94, August 2014, Pages 194–212.

Timmermans, W., … , Mac Arthur, A., et al. (2014) An overview of the Regional Experiments for Land-atmosphere Exchanges 2012 (REFLEX 2012) Campaign Acta Geophysica DOI: 10.2478/s11600-014-0254-.

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, (2014). Suitability of Multispectral Imagers for Remote Classification of Glacier Facies. Remote Sensing of Environment, 141: 1-13.

Grebby, S, Cunningham, D, Tansey, K, and Naden, J. (2014). The impact of vegetation on lithological mapping using airborne multispectral data: a case study for the North Troodos region, Cyprus. Remote Sensing, Vol. 6, 10860–10887.

Moussallam, Y., Peters, N., Ramírez, C., Oppenheimer, C., Aiuppa, A. and Giudice, G. (2014) Characterisation of the magmatic signature in gas emissions from Turrialba Volcano, Costa Rica. Solid Earth, 5, 1341-1350.

Fretwell, P., Phillips; R., Brooke; M., Fleming; A. and MacArthur, A. (2014) Using the unique spectral signature of guano to identify unknown seabird colonies Remote Sensing of Environment Volume 156, January 2015, Pages 448–456

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, (2014) Using in situ Spectra to Explore Landsat Classification of Glacier Surfaces. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 04/2014; 27:42–52. DOI: 10.1016/j.jag.2013.08.007.

Burdett, HL, Keddie, V, MacArthur, N, McDowall, L, McLeish, J, Spielvogel, E & Kamenos, NA (2014) Dynamic photoinhibition exhibited by red coralline algae in the Red Sea. BMC Plant Biology 14: 139

Burdett, HL, Hennige, SJ, Francis, FT-Y & Kamenos, NA (2012) The photosynthetic characteristics of red coralline algae, determined using pulse amplitude modulation (PAM) fluorometry. Botanica Marina 5:499-509

PhD thesis

Tebbs, E. (2014). Remote sensing for the study of ecohydrology in East African Rift lakes. Ph.D. Thesis. University of Leicester.

Parks, M. (2013). Volcanic processes during eruption and unrest: combining satellite and ground-based monitoring at Galeras and Santorini volcanoes. D.Phil. Thesis. University of Oxford.

Richardson, M. (2014) Errors in predicting snow's near-infrared optical grain size. Ph.D. Thesis University of Reading

Potts, D. (2014) Hyperspectral Imaging from Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for the Calibration and Validation of Earth Observation Satellites. Ph.D. Thesis UCL.

Pope, A. (2014) Multispectral Classification and Reflectance of Glaciers: In situ data collection, satellite data algorithm development, and application in Iceland & Svalbard. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Cambridge.

Marks, A. (2014) Sea ice response to anthropogenic pollution: an experimental and modelling study. Ph.D. Thesis Royal Holloway, University of London

Conference presentations and proceedings

Mather, T., et al., (2014) Sources, Ascent and Release of Magma and Hydrothermal Fluids at Restless Calderas: Lessons from Santorini Volcano, Greece and Aluto Volcano, Ethiopia [Invited talk] AGU Fall meeting San Francisco Dec. 2014

Hutchison, W., et al., Integrating remote sensing, field studies and CO2 surveys to unravel structural controls on fluid pathways at a young rift volcano [Student talk] AGU Fall meeting San Francisco Dec. 2014

Harris, J.K., Cousins, C.R., Gunn, M., Grindrod, P.M., Crawford, I., Barnes, D., (2014) Multispectral imaging of hydrothermal alteration terrains using an ExoMars PanCam prototype, LPSC 2014, #1333, Woodlands Conference Centre, Houston, USA

Harris, J.K., Cousins, C.R., Crawford, I., (2014) Endmember subspace estimation algorithms applied to hyperspectral images of small scale hydrothermal alteration, Hyperspectral Imaging 2014, Oct. Coventry, UK

Harris, J.K., Crawford, I., Cousins, C.R., (2014) Exploration of small scale hydrothermal alteration in Iceland using spectral unmixing techniques GRSG 25th Anniversary Conference, Dec 2014, London, UK

Mac Arthur, A., on behalf of Llewelyn, G. (2014) NERC Airborne Research and Survey Facility: Serving UK environmental Science. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Clewley, D. NERC Airborne Research and Survey Facility: data and processing. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Marks, A., (2014) Characterisation of the BRDF (HDRF) of snow surfaces at Dome C, Antarctica, for the inter-calibration and validation of satellite remote sensing optical data. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Black, M. (2014) Geological mapping in Antarctica using ground and airborne spectroscopy. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Richardson, M. (2014) Contact probe spectroscopy of snow. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Ball, (2014) C. Ground-measured directional reflectance (HDRF) of Arctic snow-covered tundra at high solar zenith angles. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Hunter, P. (2014) GloboLakes: Global Observatory of Lake Responses to Environmental Change. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, published Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Tebbs, E. (2014) Spectral properties and remote sensing of East African Rift lakes. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Grebby, S. (2014) Revealing the impact of vegetation cover on geological remote sensing. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Smith, T. (2014) Bushfires, bogs, and brickwork: Recent work with FTIR spectroscopy at KC NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Brown, J. (2014) Spectroscopy for monitoring penguins. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Bradter, U. (2014) Investigating vegetation characteristics of field margins by field spectroscopy. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Weeks, R. (2014) Identification and tracking of harmful algal blooms using multi-spectral techniques from remotely piloted aircraft platforms. NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Workshop at Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Aberystwyth; 2nd September 2014

Mac Arthur, A. Airborne Spectroscopy and Imaging. (2014) UAV training workshop, Scottish Association for Marine Science, 18th-22nd August 2014 [Invited speaker]

Mac Arthur, A. Why spectroscopy?. (2014) UAV training workshop, Scottish Association for Marine Science, 23rd to 27th February 2014 [Invited speaker]

Mac Arthur, A. (2014) Introduction to the Field Spectroscopy Facility. NERC ARSF-DAN Data processing workshop. Plymouth, 11th March 2014 [Invited speaker]

Publications List:2013

ISI publications

Tebbs, E.J., J.J. Remedios & D.M. Harper, Remote sensing of chlorophyll-a as a measure of cyanobacterial biomass in Lake Bogoria, a hypertrophic, saline-alkaline, flamingo lake, using Landsat ETM+, Remote Sensing of Environment (2013) 135, 92-106.

Amiridis, V., Wandinger, U., Marinou, E., Giannakaki, E., Tsekeri, A., Basart, S., Kazadzis, S., Gkikas, A., Taylor, M., Baldasano, J., and Ansmann, A. Optimizing CALIPSO Saharan dust retrievals, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 12089-12106, 2013

David de la Paza, D., Vedrennea, M., Borgea, R., Lumbrerasa, J., de Andrésa, J. M., Péreza, J., Rodrígueza, E., Karanasioub, A., Morenob, T., Boldoc, E., and Linaresc, C. Modelling Saharan dust transport into the Mediterranean basin with CMAQ, Atmospheric Environment. Volume 70, May 2013, Pages 337–350Atmospheric Environment Volume 70, May 2013, Pages 337–350

Taylor, S. L., Hill, R. A., and Edwards, C. Characterising invasive non-native Rhododendron ponticum spectra signatures with spectroradiometry in the laboratory and field: Potential for remote mapping. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing. Vol 81 p70-81

Visser, Fleur and Wallis, Caroline and Sinnott, Anne (2013) Optical Remote Sensing of Submerged Aquatic Vegetation: Opportunities for Shallow Clearwater Streams. Limnologica, 43 (5). pp. 388-398. ISSN 0075-9511, ESSN: 1873-585

Frey, M. M., Brough, N., France J. L., Anderson P. S., Traulle O., King, M. D., Jones, A. E., Wolff E. W., and Savarino, J. The diurnal variability of atmospheric nitrogen oxides (NO and NO2 ) above the Antarctic Plateau driven by atmospheric stability. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 3045–3062, 2013

Kleffmann, J., Villena, G., and Wiesen, P., King, M., Frabce, J. L., Anastasio, C. and Staebler, R. Role of Nitrite in the Photochemical Formation of Radicals in the Snow. Environmental Sceince and Technology Environ. Sci. Technol., 2014, 48 (1), pp 165–172 DOI: 10.1021/es404002c Q. Libois, Q., Picard, G. France, J. L, Arnaud, L., Dumont, M., Carmagnola, C. M., and M. D. King. Influence of grain shape on light penetration in snow The Cryosphere, 7, 1803–1818, 2013

Cousins, C.R., Crawford, I.A., Carrivick, J.L., Gunn, M., Harris, J., Kee, T.P., Karlsson, M., Carmody, L., Cockell, C., Herschy, B., Joy, K.H., ''Glaciovolcanic hydrothermal environments in Iceland and implications for their detection on Mars'', Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 256, 61-77, 2013

Beth Cole, B., McMorrow, J. and Evans, M. Empirical Modelling of Vegetation Abundance from Airborne Hyperspectral Data for Upland Peatland Restoration Monitoring. Remote Sens. 2014, 6, 716-739; doi:10.3390/rs6010716

Meyer, C.P., Cook, G.D., Reisen, F., Smith, T.E.L., Tattaris, M., Russell-Smith, J., Maier, S.W., Yates, C.P., and Wooster, M.J. 2013. Direct measurements of the seasonality of emission factors from savanna fires in northern Australia. Journal of Geophysical Research 117 D20305 DOI: 10.1029/2012JD017671

Book chapters and published reports

Christoph Hecker, C., Smith, T., da Luz, B. R., and Wooster, M. Thermal infrared spectroscopy in the laboratory and field in support of land surface remote sensing. In Thermal Infrared Remote Sensing. Eds Kuenzer, C., Dech, S. Springer 2013 ISBN 978-94-007-6639-6

Hedley J. D., (2012) Hyperspectral Applications. In Coral Reef Remote Sensing: A Guide for Mapping, Monitoring and Management: A Guide for Multi-level Sensing, Mapping and Assessment Eds Goodman, J. A., Purkis, S. J. and Phinn, S. R. Springer 2013 ISBN 978-90-481-9292-2

Mac Arthur, A. Porcar-Castell, A. et al COST Action ES0903 “Eurospec” Final Science Report, COST Office, 97pp March 2014

PhD thesis

H. Burdett. DMSP Dynamics in Marine Coralline Algal Habitats. PhD thesis, University of Glasgow, 2013

Conference presentations and proceedings

Tebbs E.J, Remedios J.J., Avery S.T., Robinson V.J., Harper D.M (2013) 'Insights into the ecology and hydrology of East African soda lakes gained from satellite remote sensing', Kenya's Soda Lakes workshop, 4-6th December 2013, Kenya Wildlife Service Training Institute (KWSTI), Naivasha, Kenya

Harris, J.K., Cousins, C.R., Crawford, I., Grindrod, P.M., Gunn, M, Barnes, D. (2013) ? Remote and in-situ reflectance spectroscopy of Mars analogue hydrothermal alteration? EPSC Abstracts Vol. 8, EPSC2013-500, 2013, European Planetary Science Congress 2013.

Norton, E.A., Ford, A., Cheetham, P. The Prospection of Mass Graves: A Multi-Platform Approach 3rd -6th September 2013 – Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society (RSPsoc) Annual Conference, “Earth Observation for Problem Solving”, Glasgow

Visser F. and Woodget A. (2012) Object-based image analysis of very high resolution image data for detection and mapping of submerged aquatic vegetation. Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, Vienna

E Spyrakos, P. D. Hunter & A.Tyler: The potential of remote sensing for mapping toxigenic cyanobacteria in the environment. Toxins in Desert Environments (TiDE) Conference, Doha, 18-19 February 2013. v

E Spyrakos, P. D. Hunter, A. Tyler, S. Groom, G. Dall’Olmo, S.Tilstone,,V. Martinez Vicente, C.M. Merchant, S. MacCallum, M. Cutler, J. Rowan, T., Dawson, E. Politi, S.C. Maberley & L. Carvalho, J.A. Elliot ,S. Thackery, S., C.A. Miller & E.M. Scott: A Global Observatory Of Lake Responses To Environmental Change. First International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment, Pafos, 08-10 April 2013.

P. D. Hunter, A.Tyler, E. Spyrakos, S. Groom, G. Dall’Olmo, S.Tilstone,,V. Martinez Vicente, C.M. Merchant, S. MacCallum, M. Cutler, J. Rowan, T., Dawson, E. Politi, S.C. Maberley & L. Carvalho, J.A. Elliot ,S. Thackery, S., C.A. Miller & E.M. Scott: A Global Observatory Of Lake Responses To Environmental Change. GEO European Projects workshop, Barcelona, 15-16 April 2013.

P. D. Hunter (2013) Remote sensing of lake biogeochemical properties – some perspectives from the GloboLakes project.  The Colour of Water Workshop.  Uppsala, June 2013.

A.Tyler, P. D. Hunter, , E. Spyrakos, S. Groom, G. Dall’Olmo, S.Tilstone,,V. Martinez Vicente, C.M. Merchant, S. MacCallum, M. Cutler, J. Rowan, T., Dawson, E. Politi, S.C. Maberley & L. Carvalho, J.A. Elliot ,S. Thackery, S., C.A. Miller & E.M. Scott: A Global Observatory Of Lake Responses To Environmental Change. Overview and update. The Colour of Water Workshop. Uppsala, June 2013.

A.Tyler, P. D. Hunter, , E. Spyrakos, S. Groom, G. Dall’Olmo, S.Tilstone,,V. Martinez Vicente, C.M. Merchant, S. MacCallum, M. Cutler, J. Rowan, T., Dawson, E. Politi, S.C. Maberley & L. Carvalho, J.A. Elliot, S. Thackery, S., C.A. Miller & E.M. Scott: A Global Observatory Of Lake Responses To Environmental Change. Overview and update. SIL XXXII Congress, Budapest, 04-09 August 2013.

P. D. Hunter, A.Tyler, E. Spyrakos, C. Riddick, S. Maberly, L. Carvalho, V. Vicente, S. Groom: Performance and evaluation of MERIS compatible algorithms for chlorophyll a retrieval in UK lakes. SIL XXXII Congress, Budapest, 04-09 August 2013.

S. Palmer, P. D. Hunter, T. Lankester, S. Hubbard, J. A. Dominguez, C. Ruddick, E. Spyrakos, A. Tyler, H. Horvath, M. Présing, A. Zlinszky, H. Balzter, V. Tóth: Evaluation of MERIS chlorophyll-a retrievals and time series for Lakes Balaton, Hungary. C. Riddick, P. Hunter, A. Tyler, V. Vicente, S. Groom, H. Horvath, A. Kovacs, T. Preston, M. Présing: Spatial variability of inherent optical properties in Lake Balaton, Hungary. SIL XXXII Congress, Budapest, 04-09 August 2013.

A.Tyler, P. D. Hunter, , E. Spyrakos, S. Groom, G. Dall’Olmo, S.Tilstone,,V. Martinez Vicente, C.M. Merchant, S. MacCallum, M. Cutler, J. Rowan, T., Dawson, E. Politi, S.C. Maberley & L. Carvalho, J.A. Elliot ,S. Thackery, S., C.A. Miller & E.M. Scott: A Global Observatory Of Lake Responses To Environmental Change. Overview and update. European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium, Edinburgh, 09-13 September 2013.

P. D. Hunter, A. Tyler, E. Spyrakos, C. Riddick, A. Pratt, S. Maberly, L. Carvalho, S. Groom: Evaluation of MERIS and Sentinel-3 OLCI Compatible Algorithms for Chlorophyll-a Retrieval in UK Lakes. European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium, Edinburgh, 09-13 September 2013.

S. Palmer, P. D. Hunter, T. Lankester, S. Hubbard, A. Tyler, M. Présing, A. Lamb. H. Balzter, V. Tóth: Phytoplankton Phenology from space: Evaluation and Application of Lake Ecosystem Indicators. European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium, Edinburgh, 09-13 September 2013.

Smith, T.E.L. Smoke and Mirrors: Infrared spectroscopy and radiometry for the study of biomass burning emissions, Atmospheric Physics Group Seminar Programme, Imperial College London, 23 October 2012.

Smith, T.E.L. Smokey infrared pathways: FTIR spectroscopy for field study of biomass burning emissions, Department of Geography Seminar Programme, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, 17 January 2012.

Smith, T.E.L. Smokey infrared pathways: FTIR spectroscopy for field study of biomass burning emissions, International Consortium of Universities for the Study of Biodiversity and the Environment (iCUBE): Impact of Climate Change & Innovations for a Sustainable Future, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, 12 January 2012.

Visser, F. Kerst Buis, Anke Herremans (2012) Object-based analysis of submerged aquatic vegetation: a comparison of three contrasting stream environments. Presentation at RSPSoc Annual Conference, September 2012 in Greenwich.

Visser, F. (2012) Object Based Patch Analysis and Patch Elevation Models? Presentation at WOG Patch Workshop, December 2012 at University of Antwerp.

Visser, F. Kerst Buis, Veerle Verschoren (in prep.) Optical remote sensing of stream depth in the presence of submerged aquatic vegetation. Poster for the 8th International Conference on Geomorphology of the International Association of Geomorphologists (IAG), August 2013 in Paris

Visser, F. Kerst Buis, Veerle Verschoren (in prep.) 3D mapping of submerged aquatic vegetation. Poster for British Hydrological Society national meeting on Ecohydrology, April 2013 in Birmingham.

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, 2012. Using in situ Reflectance Spectra to Improve Remote Classifications of Glacier Facies. International Polar Year Conference, Montreal, Canada and Circumpolar Remote Sensing Symposium, Levi, Finland.

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, 2012. Suitability of Multispectral Imagers for Remote Classification of Glacier Facies. International Glaciological Society Symposium, Fairbanks, Alaska and IGS British Branch Meeting, Aberdeen, Scotland. 

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, 2012. Seasonal and Interannual Albedo and Classification of Brøgger Peninsula Glaciers from Landsat. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Mac Arthur, A., Alonso, L., Malthus, T. and Moreno, J. Spectroscopy field strategies and their effect on measurements of heterogenious and homogenious Earth surfaces. In proceeding of ESA Living Planet Symposium Edinburgh 2013

Publications List:2012

ISI publications

S. Hamylton. (2012) A comparison of spatially explicit and classic regression modelling of live coral cover using hyperspectral remote sensing data in the Al Wajh lagoon, Red Sea, International Journal of Geographic Information Science.

S. Hamylton, T. Spencer, A. B. Hagan. (2012) Spatial modelling of benthic cover using remote sensing data in the Aldabra lagoon, western Indian Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 460:35-47 - doi:10.3354/meps09779.

S. M. Hamylton, Annelise B. Hagan and Naomi Doak. (2012) Observations of dugongs at Aldabra Atoll, western Indian Ocean: lagoon habitat mapping and spatial analysis of sighting records International Journal of Geographical Information Science Volume 26, Issue 5.

Boyd, D.S, Almond, S.A, Dash, J, Curran, P.J and Hill, R.A. and Foody, G.M., (2012). Estimating terrestrial Gross Primary Productivity with the Envisat Medium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MERIS) Terrestrial Chlorophyll Index (MTCI) IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. 9(3), 457-461.

A. Mac Arthur, MacLellan, C. and Malthus, T. (2012) The fields of view and directional response functions of two field spectroradiometers IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing, Vol. 50, no. 10. 3892-3905. Impact factor 2.895 A. Mac Arthur and Malthus, T. (2012) Calluna vulgaris foliar pigments and spectral reflectance modelling. International Journal of Remote Sensing Vol. 33, No. 16, 20, 5214–5239.

H. J. Reay, J. L. France, and M. D. King, (2012) Decreased albedo, e-folding depth and photolytic OH radical and NO 2production with increasing black carbon content in Arctic snow, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 117, p. D00R20.

D. Voisin, J.-L. Jaffrezo, S. Houdier, M. Barret, J. Cozic, M. D. King, J. L. France, H. J. Reay, A. Grannas, G. Kos, P. A. Ariya, H. J. Beine, and F. Domine, (2012) Carbonaceous species and humic like substances (HULIS) in Arctic snowpack during OASIS field campaign in Barrow, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 117, p. D00R19.

H. Beine, C. Anastasio, F. Domine, T. Douglas, M. Barret, J. France, M. King, S. Hall, and K. Ullmann,(2012) Soluble chromophores in marine snow, seawater, sea ice and frost flowers near Barrow, Alaska, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 117, p. D00R15.

J. L. France, J. Lee-Taylor, H. J. Reay, M. D. King, D. Voisin, H.-W. Jacobi, F. Domine, H. J. Beine, C. Anastasio, and A. Mac Arthur (2012) Hydroxyl radical and NOx production rates, black carbon concentrations and light-absorbing impurities in snow from field measurements of light pen

etration and nadir reflectivity of on-shore and off-shore coastal Alaskan snow” Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 117, p. D00R12.

J. France and M. King. (2012) The effect of measurement geometry on recording solar radiation attenuation in snowpack (e-folding depth) using fibre-optic probes,” J. Galciol., vol. 58, no. 208, pp. 417–418.

V. Martinez-Vicente and G. Tilstone, S. Sathyendranath, P. I. Miller and S. B. Groom. (2012) Contributions of phytoplankton and bacteria to the optical backscattering coefficient over the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Marine Ecology Progress Series Vol. 445: 37–51 doi: 10.3354/meps09388.

K.A. Casey, A. Kääb, D.I. Benn: (2012) Geochemical characterization of glacier debris via in situ and optical remote sensing methods: a case study in the Khumbu Himalaya, Nepal," The Cryosphere, 6, 85-100.

C. P. Meyer, G. D. Cook, F. Reisen, T. E. L. Smith, M. Tattaris, J. Russell-Smith, S. W. Maier, C. P. Yates, and M. J. Wooster (2012) Direct measurements of the seasonality of emission factors from savanna fires in northern Australia. Journal of Geophysical Research Vol 117 D20305, doi:10.1029/2012JD017671.

G. L. Schuster, M. Vaughan, D. MacDonnell, W. Su, D. Winker, O. Dubovik, T. Lapyonok, and C. Trepte. (2012) Comparison of CALIPSO aerosol optical depth retrievals to AERONET measurements, and a climatology for the lidar ratio of dust. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 7431-7452, 2012.

H. Croft, Anderson, K. Kuhn, N.J. (2012) Reflectance anisotropy for measuring soil surface roughness of multiple soil types. CATENA, Vol.93, 87–96.

PhD thesis

E. Cole. High Resolution Remote Sensing for Landscape Scale Restoration of Peatland. PhD thesis University of Manchester, 2012.

T. Behrendt, Bestimmung der spektralen Solarstrahlung am Erdboden aus Satellitendaten zur Bewertung des Leistungsverhaltens von Dünnschicht-Solarzellen. Universität Oldenburg, 2012

A. Mac Arthur. Field spectroscopy and spectral reflectance modelling of Calluna vulgaris. PhD thesis University of Edinburgh, 2012

S. Flaherty. Red squirrel habitat mapping using remote sensing. PhD thesis University of Edinburgh, 2012

R. Bennett. Archaeological remote sensing: visualisation and analysis of grass-dominated environments using airborne laser scanning and digital spectral data PhD thesis, Bournemouth University, 2012

Conference presentations and proceedings

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, (2012). Seasonal and Interannual Albedo and Classification of Brøgger Peninsula Glaciers from Landsat. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, (2012). Suitability of Multispectral Imagers for Remote Classification of Glacier Facies. International Glaciological Society Symposium, Fairbanks, Alaska.

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, (2012). Suitability of Multispectral Imagers for Remote Classification of Glacier Facies. International Glaciological Society Symposium British Branch Meeting, Aberdeen, Scotland

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, (2012). Using in situ Reflectance Spectra to Improve Remote Classifications of Glacier Facies. International Polar Year Conference, Montreal, Canada .

Pope, A. and W.G. Rees, (2012). Using in situ Reflectance Spectra to Improve Remote Classifications of Glacier Facies. Circumpolar Remote Sensing Symposium, Levi, Finland.

Marks, A., Fragiacomo, A. Mac Arthur, A., Zibordi, G., Fox, N., King, M. (2012) Characterization of the BRDF (HDRF) of snow surfaces at Dome C, Antarctica, for the inter-calibration and validation of satellite remote sensing products. Poster Presented at AGU Fall Meeting

Bierschenk, D., M.H. Godfrey, R. Boettcher, A.C. Broderick, S. Murphy, A. Mac Arthur, B.J. Godley. (2012) On the edge: Sex ratios of loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta at the extent of their breeding range may help buffer climate change impacts. Poster, South East Regional Sea Turtle Meeting, Georgia, USA.

Fretwell, P. and A. Fleming. Initial observations and results from the first hyperspectral survey in Antarctica. Poster RSPSoc 2012

Fretwell, P. and A. Fleming. Combining airborne hyperspectral data and satellite imagery for monitoring of the Antarctic Peninsula Presentation at SCAR 2012 Science Conference, Portland, OR, July 2012

Visser F. and Woodget A. (2012) Object-based image analysis of very high resolution image data for detection and mapping of submerged aquatic vegetation. Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, Vienna

Fleur Visser, Kerst Buis, Anke Herremans (2012) Object-based analysis of submerged aquatic vegetation: a comparison of three contrasting stream environments. Presentation at RSPSoc Annual Conference, September 2012 in Greenwich.

Fleur Visser (2012) Object Based Patch Analysis and Patch Elevation Models? Presentation at WOG Patch Workshop, December 2012 at University of Antwerp.

Tebbs, E.J., J.J. Remedios, S.T. Avery & D.M. Harper, ‘Long term monitoring of alkaline-saline lakes from satellite observations’, 1st Globolakes Workshop, University of Stirling, December 2012

Tebbs, E., J. Remedios & D. Harper, 'Remote sensing of chlorophyll-a in alkaline-saline lakes using MERIS', Proceedings of the 3rd MERIS/(A)ATSR and OCLI-SLSTR (Sentinel-3) Preparatory Workshop, 15 - 19 October 2012, Frascati, Italy.

Tebbs, E., J. Remedios, S. Avery & D. Harper, 'Development of remote sensing algorithms for monitoring biomass of primary producers in alkaline-saline lakes from planktonic and benthic sources', Proceedings of 31st EARSeL Symposium, 30 May - 2 June 2011, Prague, Czech Republic

Tebbs, E.J., A. Mac Arthur, J. Remedios, S. Avery & D. Harper, 'Investigating the hyperspectral signatures of alkaline-saline lakes, for the remote sensing of primary producers from planktonic and benthic sources', Proceedings of EARSel 7th Workshop on Imaging Spectroscopy,11-13th April 2011, Edinburgh, UK

A. Flemming A. and P. Fretwell. Remote sensing for monitoring Antarctic Specially Protected Areas: use of multispectral and hyperspectral data for monitoring Antarctic vegetation Working Paper 7, Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting XXXV, Hobart, Australia, 11-20 Jun 2012

A. Flemming and P. Fretwell. Effective Tools for Environmental Monitoring in Antarctica (submitted to the ATCM by the UK Treaty representative) ATCM working paper ATCM Portland, 2012

Publications List:2011

ISI publications

Casey, K. A., Kaab, A. and D. I. Benn. (2011). Characterization of glacier debris cover via in situ and optical remote sensing methods: a case study in the Khumbu Himalaya, Nepal. The Cryosphere Discussions, 5, 499-564.

Hamylton, S. (2011) Estimating the coverage of coral reef benthic communities in the Al Wajh, Red Sea from airborne hyperspectral remote sensing data: Multiple discriminant function analysis and linear spectral unmixing, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 32, 9673 – 9690.

Asmat, A., Milton, E.J., and Atkinson, P.M. (2011). Empirical correction of multiple flightline hyperspectral aerial image mosaics Remote Sensing of Environment 115, 2664-2673.

Milton, E.J., Baret, F., Rossello, P., Anderson, E., Rockall, E., (2011). A multi-stage database of field measurements and synoptic remotely sensed data to support model validation and testing in Earth observation. Computers & Geosciences. 37(9), 1511-1514.

von Bobrutzki, K., Braban, C. F. Famulari, D., Jones, S. K., Blackall, T., Smith, T. E. L., Blom, M., Coe, H., Gallagher, M., Ghalaieny, M., McGillen, M. R., Percival, C. J., Whitehead, J. D., Ellis, R., Murphy, J., Mohacsi, A., Pogany, A., Junninen, H., Rantanen, S., Sutton, M. A., Nemitz, E. (2011) Field inter-comparison of eleven atmospheric ammonia measurement techniques Source: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 3(1), 91-112 .

Wooster, M. J., Freeborn, P. H., Archibald, S., Oppenheimer, C. Roberts , G. J., Smith, T. E. L., and Govender, N., Burton, M., Palumbo, I. (2011) Field determination of biomass burning emission ratios and factors via open-path FTIR spectroscopy and fire radiative power assessment: headfire, backfire and residual smouldering combustion in African savannahs. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 11, 11591–11615.

Caras, T., Karnielli, A., and Hedley, J. (2011) Exploring field-of-view non-uniformities produced by a hand-held spectroradiometer. Spectral Imaging. 2, 1-11.

Anderson, K., Dungan, J.L. and MacArthur, A. (2011). On the reproducibility of field-measured reflectance factors in the context of vegetation studies. Remote Sensing of Environment. 115(8), 1893–1905.

Smith , M.J., Stevens, T., MacArthur, A., Malthus, T,J., and Lu H. (2011). Characterising Chinese loess stratigraphy and past monsoon variation using field spectroscopy Quaternary International. 234, 146-158.

Ilyinskaya, E., Tsanev, V.I., Martin, R.S., Oppenheimer, C., Le Blond, J., Sawyer, G.M. & Gudmundsson, M.T., 2011, Near-source observations of aerosol size distributions in the eruptive plumes from Eyjafjallajökull volcano, March–April 2010, Atmospheric Environment, 45, 3210–3216.

Sawyer, G.M., Salerno, G.G., Le Blond, J., Martin, R.S., Spampinato, L., Roberts, T., Mather, T.A., Witt, M., Tsanev, V.I. and Oppenheimer, C. (2011) Gas and aerosol emissions from Villarrica volcano, Chile. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 203, 62–75.

Smith, T.E.L., Wooster, M. J. Tattaris, M. and Griffith, D.W.T. (2011) Absolute accuracy and sensitivity analysis of OP-FTIR retrievals of CO2, CH4 and CO over concentrations representative of “clean air” and “polluted plumes” Atmospheric Measurement Techniques.

PhD thesis

K.A. Casey Supraglacial dust and debris characterization via in situ and optical remote sensing methods. PhD thesis, University of Oslo, September 2011.

Conference presentations and proceedings

Visser. F., (2011) Application of hyperspectral image data for species detection and biomass estimation of submerged macrophytes in UK chalk streams Presentation, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

Elsner, P., (2011) Field and Imaging Spectroscopy for Monitoring Intertidal Sedimentation Dynamics. Presentation, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

Pope, A., (2011) Integrating Airborne Thematic Mapper and in situ data to better characterise glacier surfaces. Poster, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

Choi, K. Y., (2011) Characterisation and Calibration of NERC ARSF Specim Instrument. Presentation, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

Hunter, P., (2011) Monitoring mass populations of toxic cyanobacteria using remote sensing. Presentation, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

MacLellan, C., (2011) Variations in the spectral resolution (FWHM) across the spectral range of field spectroradiometers. Poster, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

Robinson, I., (2011) A dual field of view spectroradiometer for near-simultaneous measurement of irradiance and reflected radiance. Poster, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

Ilyinskaya, E., Tsanev, V.I., Martin, R.S., Oppenheimer, C., Le Blond, J., Sawyer, G.M. and Gudmundsson, M.T., 2011, Near-source observations of aerosol size distributions in the eruptive plumes from Eyjafjallajökull volcano, March–April 2010, Avolcanic and Magmatic Studies Group Annual Meeting Queens' College Cambridge 5-7 January 2011.

Tebbs, E. Harper, D., and MacArthur, A. Investigating the spectral signatures of alkaline-saline lakes, for the remote sensing of primary producers from planktonic and benthic sources. Presentation, EARSeL Special Interest Group in Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Edinburgh, 11-13 April 2011.

Tebbs, E., J. Remedios, S. Avery & D. Harper, ‘Development of remote sensing algorithms for monitoring biomass of primary producers in alkaline-saline lakes from planktonic and benthic sources’, Proceedings of 31st EARSeL Symposium, 30 May - 2 June 2011, Prague, Czech Republic

FSF reports, important documents and software

Zelazowski, P. LandCor - Matlab routines for pixel-based atmospheric correction of optical satellite imagery with 6S radiative transfer code v4.Forestry Department, FAO of the United Nations Forestry Department, FAO of the United Nations Publicity

Bishop, C. Bakker, W, Mac Arthur, A., and van der Meer, F. 7th Workshop on Imaging Spectroscopy EARSeL Newsletter 86, June 2011

Tebbs, E., J. Remedios, S. Avery & D. Harper, 2011, ‘Remote Sensing of Alkaline-Saline Lakes: Applications to Flamingo Conservation’ Earthzine online magazine, http://www.earthzine.org/2012/01/11/remote-sensing-of-alkaline-saline-lakes-applications-to-flamingo-conservation/

“Dorset heathland burning for fire research” news item FSF calibration sources used by Met Office to calibrate their imaging systems by Prof. Wooster at KCL


Publications List:2010

ISI publication

Smith, M. J., Stevens, T., Mac Arthur, A., Malthus, J. and Lu, H. (2010) Characterising Chinese loess stratigraphy and past monsoon variation using field spectroscopy. Quaternary International Volume 234, Issues 1-2 517.1206/539.1207

Dengel, S. and Grace, J. (2010) Carbon dioxide exchange and canopy conductance of two coniferous forests under various sky conditions. OECOLOGIA, Volume 164, Issue 3, Pages 797-808.

Croft H, Anderson K, Kuhn, N. (2009) Characterizing soil surface roughness using a combined structural and spectral approach European Journal of Soil Science Volume 60, Issue 3, Pages 431-442

Haselwimmer, C.E.; Riley, T.R.; Liu, J.G. (2010) Assessing the potential of multispectral remote sensing for lithologic mapping on the Antarctic Peninsula: case study from eastern Adelaide Island, Graham Land. Antarctic Science, Volume 22, Issue 3 Pages, 299-318.

Gaulton, R, Malthus, T. J. (2010) LiDAR mapping of canopy gaps in continuous cover forests: A comparison of canopy height model and point cloud based techniques. International Journal of Remote sensing, Volume 31, Issue 5 Pages 1193-1211.

Martin, R.S., Sawyer, G.M., Spampinato, L., Salerno, G.G., Ramírez, C., Ilyinskaya, E., Witt, M.L.I., Mather, T.A., Watson, I.M. and Oppenheimer, C. (2010) A total volatile inventory for Masaya Volcano, Nicaragua. Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol 115.

PhD thesis

Almond, S. (2010) Validation and application of the MERIS Terrestrial Chlorophyll Index, PhD thesis, Bournemouth University.

Vicente, V. (2010) Causes of light backscattering in the open ocean and the coastal zonev PhD thesis, University of Plymouth.

Croft, H. (2010) Hyperspectral, directional reflectance factors and laser techniques for monitoring fine-scale changes in soil surface roughness. PhD thesis, University of Exeter.

Conference proceedings

Bennett, R., Welham, K., Hill, R.A., and Ford, A. (2010) Analysing the Vegetation Information Content of Airborne Remotely Sensed Data with Respect to Improving Understanding of Archaeological Features. Annual Conference of RSPSoc. From the sea-bed to the Cloud-tops, Cork, Ireland. 1-3 September.

Bennett, R., Welham, K., Hill, R.A., and Ford, A. (2010) Multisensor Airborne Remote Sensing Techniques for Archaeological Survey and Interpretation,.International Aerial Archaeology Conference - AARG, Bucureşti

Malthus, T. and MacLellan, C. (2010) Improving instrumnent performance and reducing uncertainty in field spectroradiometric measurements of radiance and reflectance. ESA hyperspectral workshop. Frescati, Italy

Malthus, T. and MacLellan, C. (2010) High performance fore optic accessories and tools for reflectance and radiometeric measurements with the ASD FS3 spectroradiometer. Art, Science and Applications of Reflectance Spectroscopy scientific symposium 23-25th February 2010, Boulder, Colorado

Lowe, B., McMorrow, J,. Evans, M,. and Walker, J. (2010) Phenology of moorland plants; towards estimating temporal window for remote sensing of peatland restoration. Annual Conference of RSPSoc. From the sea-bed to the Cloud-tops, Cork, Ireland. 1-3 September 2010.

Dold, J., Tsitsopoulos, V., Khan, I., Scott, K., McMorrow. J.M., Lowe, E.Danson, F.M., Ramirez, A., Doerr, S., Bryant, R., Harris, M., Tollitt, T., Allen, K., Wooster, M., Paugnan, R., Freeborn, P., Smith, T., Davies, H., Legg, C., Gibson, S., Elliot, A., Yearsley, S. (2010) Report on field experiments in Northumberland, March 2010: a multidiscipinary approach to assess fire behaviour and effects in a humid temperate climate. VI International Conference on Forest Fire Research, 15-18tNov 2010 Coimbra, Portugal.

F. Visser and C. Wallis. (2010) Object-based analysis and multispectral, low-altitude remote sensing for low-cost mapping of chalk stream macrophytes. The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Vol. XXXVIII-4/C7

Bennett, R., Welham, K., Hill, R.A., and Ford, A. (2010) Making the most of airborne remote sensing techniques for archaeological survey and interpretation. EAC Remote Sensing Symposium Proceedings, 2010

Casey, K.A., A. Kääb. (2010) Spectral variability of debris covered glaciers via optical remote sensing: examples from Iceland, Khumbu Himalaya, New Zealand and Norway. American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, USA, 13-17 December, 2010.

Conference presentation

Lowe, B. (2010) High resolution remote sensing for landscape scale restoration of peatland. Postgraduate research conference: The School of Environment and Development. The University if Manchester. 19 May, 2010

Lowe, B. (2010) High resolution remote sensing for landscape scale restoration of peatland; a review of year one field monitoring. RSPSoc Annual Student Meeting. Plymouth. 15-17 March, 2010

Grebby, S., Cunningham, D., Naden, J. and Tansey, K. (2010) Detailed geological mapping in vegetated terrain using airborne multispectral imagery and LiDAR data: an example from the Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Stevens, T., Smith, M.J. and Mac Arthur, A. “Loess spectroscopy: a comparative assessment of reflectance and common geochemical techniques as proxies for past climate change. Annual Conference of RSPSoc. From the sea-bed to the Cloud-tops, Cork, Ireland. 1-3 September 2010.

Mac Arthur, A. (2010) Underwater instrument suites available from the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility. Marine Measurement Forum, Farnbrough, 2010

Mac Arthur, A. and MacLellan, C. (2010) Introducing the UK NERC FSF and the laboratory characterisation of flux tower optical sensors. EU COST ES0903 "Eurospec" workshop Monte Bondone, Italy, April 2010

Visser, F. and Wallis, C. (2010) The use of texture for object-based classification of submerged macrophytes in chalk streams. Annual Conference of RSPSoc. From the sea-bed to the Cloud-tops, Cork, Ireland. 1-3 September 2010.

Lowe, B., McMorrow, J.M., Evans, M., and Walker, J. Estimating a temporal window for high resolution remote sensing of peatland. British Ecological Society (BES) Annual Meeting. University of Leeds. 7-9 September, 2010.

Lowe, B., McMorrow, J.M., Evans, M., and Walker, J. (2010) Estimating a temporal window for high resolution remote sensing of peatland. IUCN UK Peatland Programme conference: Investing in peatlands: the climate challenge. University of Durham, 28-29 September, 2010.

Tsitsopoulos, V., Khan, I., Scott, K., Tsitsopoulos, J., McMorrow, J.M., Lowe, E.Danson, F.M. (2010) Experimental Heather and Gorse Fires, Spring 2010 in Northumberland. SPEIC10 Towards Sustainable Combustion. Tenerife, 16–18 June, Combustion Institute.

Martin, R.S., Ilyinskaya, E., Le Blond, J., Sawyer, G.M., Tsanev, V.I., Mather, T.A., Pyle, D.M., Sutton, A.J., Elias, T., C., Oppenheimer, C. and Edmonds, M. (2010) On the origins of micron-sized silicate spherules emitted during quiescent degassing from the 2008-2009 Halema´uma´u eruption of Kilauea Volcano. Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group (VMSG), Glasgow, 4–6 January 2010.

FSF reports, important documents and software

MacLellan, C. FSF In-situ Wavelength Test for ARSF Specim Hawk

MacLellan, C. (2010) FSF 'Factory' Calibration Procedure for Specim Eagle & Hawk

Behnert, I. Deadman. A. (2010) BRF measurements over the Tuz Gölü site in 2010

MacLellan, C. (2010) Importing Reflectance Data into ENVI Spectral Library

Robinson, I. Mac Arthur, A. (2010) Post processing field spectra in MATLAB

Hedley, J. (2010) PlanarRad software

Hedley, J and Mac Arthur, A. (2010) WLTool underwater post processing software

Publications List:2009

Dengel, S. , Grace J. and Mac Arthur, A. (2009) Influence of clouds on the solar radiation distribution in a spruce forest, submitted to Functional Ecology

Hamylton, S. (2009) Estimating the coverage of coral reef benthic communities from airborne hyperspectral remote sensing data: Derivatives, multiple discriminant function analysis and linear spectral unmixing, International Journal of Remote Sensing

Haselwimmer, C.E., Riley, T.R., and Liu, J.G. (2009) Assessing the potential of multispectral remote sensing for lithologic mapping on the Antarctic Peninsula: case study from eastern Adelaide Island, Graham Land. Antarctic Science.

Hedley, J. and Enríquez, S. (2009) Optical properties of canopies of the tropical seagrass Thalassia testudinum estimated by a three-dimensional radiative transfer model Limnology and Oceanography

Hamylton, S. (2009) Spatial modelling of live coral cover using hyperspectral remote sensing data in the Al Wajh lagoon, Red Sea, Coral Reefs, Accepted January 2010.


PhD thesis

Hamylton, S. (2009) Modelling the structure and function of tropical coastal communities at the landscape scale. University of Cambridge PhD.

Hoscilo, A. Fire regime, vegetation dynamics and land cover change in tropical peatland

Martin, R. S. (2009) The Chemistry of Volcanic Plumes: Emission, Processing and Deposition. University of Cambridge. PhD

Dengel, S. (2009) Influence of sky conditions on the carbon dioxide uptake by forests, PhD.

Bertin, B. (2009) Physiological ecology of understorey trees in low impact silvicultural systems. University of Edinburgh PhD. Thesis.


Conference proceedings

F. Visser, and N. Smolar-Žvanut (2009) Detecting Submerged Macrophytes in a UK Chalk Stream Using Field Spectroscopy. In: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society, 8-11 September 2009, Leicester, pp. 541-547.

Lewis, P., Quaife, T., Gómez-Dans, J., Disney, M. I., Wooster, M., Roy, D. and Pinty, B. (2009) Modelling the impact of wildfire on spectral reflectance in proc. IGARSS09, Cape Town, SA, 12-17 July

Haselwimmer, C.E. and Fretwell, P. (2009) Field reflectance spectroscopy of sparse vegetation cover on the Antarctic Peninsula. Hyperspectral Image and Signal Processing: Evolution in Remote Sensing, 2009. WHISPERS '09. First Workshop on. http: // dx. doi. org/ 10. 1109/ WHISPERS. 2009. 5289099.

Haselwimmer, C.E., Riley, T.R., and Liu, J.G. (2009) Lithologic mapping of eastern Adelaide Island, Antarctic Peninsula using ASTER data. Proceedings of the Annual Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Conference 2009, Leicester, UK.

Amici, S., Piscini, A., Martin Wooster, M., and Buongiorno, M. F. Use of VIS-SWIR airborne hyperspectral imaging data for identification of the potassium emission band in wildfire, Proceedings of RSPSOC 2009, 8-11th September 2009, Leicester, UK, 12pp


Smith, M.J., Stevens, T., MacArthur, A., Malthus, T. and Lu, H. (2009) Loess spectroscopy and its use as a proxy for past climate change. LOESSFEST, Serbia, September 2009

Lowe, B., Mcmorrow, J., Evans, M. and Bonn, A. (2009) High resolution remote sensing for landscape scale restoration of peatland: an overview of work in progress Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society. New Dimensions In Earth Observation, University of leicester, UK. 8th-11th September 2009

Smith, M.J., Stevens, T., MacArthur, A., Malthus, T. and Lu, H. (2009) loess spectroscopy

and its use as a proxy for past climate change.” Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society, Leicester, September 2009.

Sawyer, G.M., Sides, I., Martin, R., Mead, I., Roberts, T., Jones, R., Tsanev, V.I., Herd, R., Allard, P., Sutton, A.J., Elias, C., Werner, C., Swanson, D., Oppenheimer, C. and Edmonds, M. Volatiles (2009) Volatiles in gases and melt inclusions erupted during the 2008-9 Halemaumau eruption of Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii. AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, USA, December 14-18, 2009.

Mac Arthur, A. and Malthus, T. The effect of two field spectroradiometer’s field of view and directional response function on derived biochemical and biophysical indices and data products. EARSel Imaging Spectroscopy Conference, March, 2009 Tel Aviv.

Smith, T.E.L. and Wooster, M.J. (2009) Emissivity Measurements with a Portable FTIR Spectrometer. Exploration Remote Sensing - The 20th Annual Meeting of the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG), 15-17 December 2009, The Geological Society of London.

Spampinato L., Salerno G.G., Martin R.S., Sawyer G.M., Ramírez C., Ilyinskaya E., and Oppenheimer C. (2009) Degassing pathways through the shallow magmatic-hydrothermal system of Poás Volcano (Costa Rica). AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, USA, December 14-18, 2009

Anderson, K. and Dungan, J. (2009) Uncertainty in proximal measurements of vegetation reflectance factors measured in the field. In Proceedings RSPSoc September 2009

MacLellan, C. and Malthus, T. (2009) A new high performance dual field of view spectroradiometer with novel input optics for autonomous reflectance measurements over an extended spectral range. In Proceedings IGARSS, 2009 Cape Town South Africa.


Conference presentation

Bateson, L and Fleming, C. (2009) Testing hyperspectral remote sensing monitoring techniques for geological CO2 storage at natural seeps. ARSF workshop RSPSoc September 2009.

Boyd.D.S., Almond, S., Dash, J. and Curran, P.J. (2009) Validation of the Envisat MERIS MTCI ARSF workshop at RSPSoc September 2009

Haselwimmer, C.E. and Riley, T.R. (2009) Field spectroscopy on Adelaide Island in support of lithologic and vegetation remote sensing on the Antarctic Peninsula. Eighth Antarctic Funding Initiative Workshop, 2009, Cambridge, UK.

Lowe, B., McMorrow, J., Evans, M. and Bonn, A. (2009) High resolution remote sensing for landscape scale restoration of peatland RSPSoc student meeting, Glamara, UK 14th-16th April 2009 School of Environment and Development PGR conference, University of Manchester, 21st May 2009. 2nd place poster prize. Moors for the Future 6th Research Day, Bakewell, 7th July 2009.

Smith, T.E.L. and Wooster, M.J. (2009) Emissivity Measurements with a Portable FTIR Spectrometer. Exploration Remote Sensing - The 20th Annual Meeting of the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG), 15-17 December 2009, The Geological Society of London.

King. M.D. (2009) "Barrow snow photochemistry." OASIS -special meeting dec 09, U.of Davis, Califonia,

Reay, H. and Knig, M. D. (2009) Optical Properties of Snow and Sea-Ice, Barrow Alaska AGU, San Francisco, Dec 2009, poster presentation

Behnert, I. Deadman, A. Fox, N. (2009) Establishing post-launch traceability for Land surface imaging spectrometers. IET Seminar on Earth Observation Satellites 2009. London, UK

Martin, R.S., Ilyinskaya, E., Le Blond, J., Sawyer, G.M., Tsanev, V.I., Mather, T.A., Pyle, D.M., Sutton, A.J., Elias, T., Werner, C., Oppenheimer, C. and Edmonds, M. (2009) On the origins of micron-sized silicate spherules emitted during quiescent degassing from the 2008-2009 Halema´uma´u eruption of Kilauea Volcano. AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, USA, December 14-18, 2009

Mac Arthur, A. MacLellan, C. and Woodhouse, I. (2009) The Field Spectroscopy Facility. ARSF workshop, RSPSoc, September 2009.

Spies, B., Mac Arthur, A. and Nichol, C. (2009) The utility of wavelets in the analysis of hyperspectral imagery acquired under sub-optimal conditions. ARSF workshop, RSPSoc, September 2009.

Reports and important documents

Behnert, I. Deadman, A. Fox, N. (2009) A best practise guide to land “test-site” characterisation. NPL, Teddington.


Software manuals

Wright, L. (2009) MADAT software manual v2.0, NPL Report OR (RES) 059 NPL

Mac Arthur, A. (2009) Guidelines for Post Processing and plotting ASD Fieldspec Pro White Reference data files in Matlab including scripts for Savitzky-Golay smoothing and computing 1st and 2nd derivatives. NERC FSF, University of Edinburgh


Publicity

Haselwimmer, C.E. and Riley, T.R. (2009) "Mapping from on-high", Planet Earth, Summer 2009

Mohammed, A. and Malthus, T. (2009) Information preservation and carbon detection across spatial scales in the assessment of global methane emissions from wetlands. Sharing Science with the Public, Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh

France, J. (2009) Articles in Surrey herald, Westmorland Gazette and the The South Lakes Citizen and an interview for Eagle radio.


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Publications List: 2008

ISI publication

FERRIER, G., HUDSON, K. A. & POPE, R. J. (2008) Characterisation of the environmental impact of the Rodalquilar mine, Spain by ground-based reflectance spectroscopy. Journal of Geochemical Exploration. 100, 11-19.

HEDLEY, J. D. (2008) A three-dimensional radiative transfer model for shallow water environments. Optics Express. 16, 26, 21887-21902.

TODD, M. (2008) Quantifying uncertainty in estimates of mineral dust flux: an inter-comparison of model performance over the Bodele Depression, Northern Chad. Journal of Geophysical Research. 113.

WARREN, A., CHAPPELL, A., TODD, M. C., BRISTOW, C., DRAKE, N., ENGELSTAEDTER, S., MARTINS, V., MBAINAYELL, S. & WASHINGTON, R. (2007) Dust raising in the dustiest place on earth. Geomorphology, 92, 25-37.



ISI publications in review:

CROFT, H., ANDERSON, K. & KUHN, N. (2008, in review) Characterising soil surface roughness using a combined structural and spectral approach. European Journal of Soil Science.

DAVIES, W. H., NORTH, P. R. J., GREY, W. M. F. & BARNSLEY, M. J. (2008, in review) Improvements in Aerosol Optical Depth Estimation using Multi-angle CHRIS/PROBA Images. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing.

FREEDMAN, A. H., SMITH, T. B., MITCHARD, E. T. A., SAATCHI, S. S. & BUERMANN, W. (2008, in review) Loss of phenotypic variation due to human alteration of the rainforest-savanna gradient in West Africa. Science.

HAMYLTON, S. (2009, in press) Determination Of The Separability Of Coastal Benthic Assemblages Of The Al Wajh Barrier Reef, Red Sea, From Hyperspectral Data. European Journal of GeoSciences.

MARTIN, R. S., MATHER, T. A., PYLE, D. M., POWER, M., TSANEV, V., OPPENHEIMER, C., ALLEN, A. G., HORWELL, C. J. & WARD, E. P. W. (Submitted 2008) Size distributions of fine silicate and other particles in Masaya's volcanic plume. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres.



PhD thesis

GAULTON, R. (2008). Remote sensing for continuous cover forestry: quantifying spatial structure and canopy gap distribution. University of Edinburgh.

GOLDSMITH, P. C. (2008) Remote sensing the radionuclide contaminated Belarusion landscape. Centre for Earth and Atmospheric Science Research. London, Kingston University, UK.

KYTE, E. (2008) Remote sensing of chlorophyll concentrations in a turbid shelf sea. Bangor, University of Wales.

MARTIN, R. S. (2008) Formation of volcanic aerosol. University of Cambridge.

WHITE, D. C. (2008) Hyperspectral remote sensing of canopy scale vegetation stress associated with buried gas pipelines. Newcastle upon Tyne, University of Newcastle upon Tyne.


Conference proceedings

CARAS, T., KARNIELI, A. & BEN DOR, E. (2008) Spectral unmixing of coral reef using hyperspectral spaceborne imagery (Hyperion) paired with groundtruthing spectrometry. Proceedings of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Conference. University of Exeter, Falmouth Campus, UK.

GAULTON, R. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) LiDAR mapping of canopy gaps in continuous cover forests; a comparison of canopy height model and point cloud based techniques. Proceedings of SilviLaser 2008. Edinburgh, U.K.

HASELWIMMER, C. E., RILEY, T. R. & LIU, J. G. (2008) Lithologic mapping in the Oscar II Coast, Graham Land, Antarctic Peninsula using Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) data. 33rd International Geological Congress. Oslo, Norway.

LAND, P., CHERUKURU, N. & TILSTONE, G. H. (2008) Primary production in a turbid estuary measured from aircraft. Proceedings of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference University of Exeter, Falmouth Campus, Cornwall, UK. RSPSoc.

MAC ARTHUR, A. A. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) An Object-Based Image Analysis Approach to the Classification and Mapping of Calluna Vulgaris Canopies. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammerty Society. Exeter.

PEGRUM-BROWNING, H., FOX, N. & MILTON, E. (2008) The NPL Gonio Radiometric Spectrometer System (GRASS). Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammerty Society. Exeter.

VIERGEVER, K. M., WOODHOUSE, I. H., MARINO, A., BROLLY, M. & STUART, N. (2008) SAR Interferometry for Estimating Above-Ground Biomass of Savanna Woodlands in Belize. IGARSS Conference Proceedings. Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

WALKER, P. R., MALTHUS, T. J. & KARPOUZLI, E. (2008) Improvements in the mapping of shallow marine habitats through predictive spatial modelling. Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society conference. University of Exeter, Exeter, RSPSoc.

WHITE, D. C., WILLIAMS, M. & BARR, S. L. (2008) Detecting sub-surface soil disturbance using hyperspectral first derivative band ratios of associated vegetation stress. ISPRS Congress 2008. Beijing, China.

WILLIAMS, M., WHITE, D. C. & BARR, S. L. (2008) The potential for robust operational vegetation stress detection from airborne visible-NIR hyperspectral imaging under heterogeneous measurement conditions. . Proceedings of the 2008 Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing & Photogrammetry Society. RSPSoc.

ZELAZOWSKI, P. & MALHI, Y. (2008) Removal of atmospheric bias from mountainous satellite images and prospects for analysis of historical data. 3rd annual meeting of the Andes Biodiversity and Ecosystems Research Group. Bettmeralp, Switzerland.


Conference presentation

BATESON, L. & FLEMING, C. (2008) Testing hyperspectral remote sensing monitoring techniques for geological CO2 storage at natural seeps. The Annual General Meeting of the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG). The Geological Society, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BG.

CORL, T. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) Field Spectroscopy - SVC Technical Presentation and Demonstration. RSPSoc 2008. University of Exeter, Falmouth Campus. Cornwall UK.

CURTISS, B. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) Field Spectroscopy - ASD Technical Presentation and Demonstration. RSPSoc 2008. University of Exeter, Falmouth Campus. Cornwall, UK.

MACLELLAN, C. (2008a) Calibration Sphere System for Reflectance Targets. SphereOptics. Uhldingen, Germany.

MACLELLAN, C. (2008b) Detailed specification of a radiance standard for the calibration of airborne hyper-spectral imaging systems. Optical Technologies & Measurement Network. National Physical Laboratory, London.

MACLELLAN, C. & SAWYER, G. M. (2008) FTIR Spectroscopy Technical Presentation and Field Demonstration Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. University of Exeter, Falmouth Campus. UK

MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) New developments at the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility. Presented at the Institute of Physics Hydrological Optics seminar

MALTHUS, T. J., MAC ARTHUR, A. & MACLELLAN, C. (2008) Determining the FOV and Directional Response of Field Spectroradiometers. Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Conference. University of Exeter, Falmouth Campus. UK, RSPSoc.

POLLARD, A. L. (2008) Is a night life good for robins? Big city, bright lights - dark spaces, natural places conference. WWT London, City of London

SMYTH, T. J., WRENCH, C. L., MULLER, J.-P., SHANKLIN, J., CLAXTON, B., HAMPTON, K. & LADD, D. N. (2008) 'Improved Representation and Validation of the Radiative Properties and Impacts of Aerosols and Clouds: A Sun Photometer Intercomparison'. APPRAISE Science meeting. University of Leeds.

ZAKRZEWSKI, J. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) Field Spectroscopy - Headwall Technical Presentation and demonstration. RSPSoc 2008. University of Exeter, Falmouth Campus. Cornwall, UK.


Conference posters

ANDERSON, K. & DUNGAN, J. (2008a) Sources of uncertainty in field spectra of vegetation canopies. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society. University of Exeter, Falmouth, UK. (Merit Poster Award)

ANDERSON, K. & DUNGAN, J. (2008b) Uncertainty in vegetation products derived from field spectral measurements: an error budget approach. American Geophysical Union fall meeting. San Francisco.

LEWALL, A. (2008) Remote sensing of glacifluvial landscapes, SE Iceland. Newcastle University Vacation Scholarship Poster Session. Newcastle University.

MARTINEZ-VICENTE V, TORRES R, SMYTH T, TILSTONE G. H & MOORE G (2008) Using bio-optical measurements to validate a new description of spectral light propagation in ERSEM in the coastal zone. AMEMR 2008 international conference. Plymouth.

MAC ARTHUR, A. A. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) The objective classification of upland heather canopies by optical methods. Interdisciplinary Research on Ecosystem Services: Fire and Climate Change in UK Moorlands and Heaths (FIRES). NERC sponsored seminar series. University of Edinburgh

MAC ARTHUR, A. A, MACLELLAN, C. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) Optical instruments to assist FIRES research. Interdisciplinary Research on Ecosystem Services: Fire and Climate Change in UK Moorlands and Heaths (FIRES). NERC sponsored seminar series. University of Edinburgh

Software manual

MACCALLUM, S. (2008) Gas retrievals from FTS data using the Reference Forward Model, HITRAN and M Burton IDL code.

MACLELLAN, C. (2008c) Angular Response Measurements for two Irradiance Input Accessories. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2008d) Operating Guidelines for FSF Labsphere Source USS 1200. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2008e) Operating Report on performance of RTS-3ZC. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2008f) FSF Optical Test & Calibration Procedure for Specim Eagle & Hawk Hyperspectral Imaging Sensors., NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility.


Publicity

HEDLEY, J., MAC ARTHUR, A. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2008) NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility Aquatic Instrument Demonstration at RSPSoc 2008. University of Edinburgh, NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility.

MALTHUS, T. J. (2008a) Field Spectroscopy Facility. Presented at NCEO/Services and Facilities meeting.

MALTHUS, T. (2008b) The fields-of-view of field spectroradiometers - is all what it seems? Presented to Division of Land and Water, CSIRO, Canberra, 30th January 2008

MALTHUS, T. J. (2008c) The NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility - Related research, Spectral libraries. Presented to Australian Centre for Remote Sensing (ACRES), GeoScience Australia. Canberra, Australia. 29 February 2008.

MALTHUS, T. J. (2008d) The NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility – a model for Australia? Presented to Division of Land and Water, CSIRO, Canberra, Australia. 30th January 2008.

MALTHUS, T & MAC ARTHUR, A. (2008) New developments at the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility. Presented at the Institute of Physics Hydrological Optics seminar 28th March 2008


2007

ISI publication

ANDERSON, K. & KUHN, N. (2007) Variations in soil structure and reflectance during a controlled crusting experiment. International Journal of Remote Sensing, doi:10.1080/01431160701767435.

BOUET, C., CAUTENET, G., WASHINGTON, R., TODD., M. C., LAURENT, B., MARTICORENA, B. & BERGAMETTI, G. (2007) Mesoscale modeling of aeolian dust emission during the BoDEx 2005 experiment. Geophysical Research Letters, 34.

FERRIER, G., RUMSBY, B. T. & POPE, R. J. (2007) Application of hyperspectral remote sensing data in the monitoring of the environmental impact of hazardous waste derived from abandoned mine sites. Journal of the Geological Society of London, special publications, 283, 107-116.

FRANCE, J. L., KING, M. D. & LEE-TAYLOR, J. (2007) Hydroxyl (OH) radical production rates in snowpacks from photolysis of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and nitrate (NO3-). Atmospheric Environment, 41, 5502-5509.

HEDGER, R. D., MALTHUS, T. J., FOLKARD, A. M. & ATKINSON, P. M. (2007) Spatial dynamics of estuarine water surface temperature from airborne remote sensing. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 71, 608-615.

JONES, M. T., SPARKS, R. S. J. & VALDES, P. J. (2007) The climatic impact of supervolcanic ash blankets. Climate Dynamics, 29, 553-564.

MATHER, T. A., HARRISON, R. G., TSANEV, V. I., PYLE, D., KARUMUDI, M. L., BENNETT, A. J., SAWYER, G. M. & HIGHWOOD, E. J. (2007) Observations of the plume generated by the December 2005 oil depot explosions and prolonged fire at Buncefield (Hertfordshire, UK) and associated atmospheric changes. Proceedings of The Royal Society A, 463, 1153-1177.

MILTON, E. J., Schaepman, M., Anderson, K., Kneubühler, M. and Fox, N., 2007. Progress in Field Spectroscopy. Remote Sensing of Environment, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2007.08.001.

SMITH, A. M. S., DRAKE, N., WOOSTER, M. J., HUDAK, A. & HOLDEN, Z. A. (2007) Production of Landsat ETM+ reference imagery of burned areas within Southern African savannahs: comparison of methods and application to MODIS. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 28, 2753-2775.

WARREN, A., CHAPPELL, A., TODD, M. C., BRISTOW, C., DRAKE, N., ENGELSTAEDTER, S., MARTINS, V., MBAINAYELL, S. & WASHINGTON, R. (2007) Dust raising in the dustiest place on earth. Geomorphology, 92, 25-37.


PhD thesis

ALROICHDI, A. (2007) Hyperspectral remote sensing for biochemical and physical properties of exposed upland peat., University of Manchester.

FISHER, F. (2007) A field and modelling study of photochemistry in mid-latitude snowpacks. King’s College, London


MSc thesis

BESTON, J. (2007) An examination of the suitability of use of MODIS hotspot data in the quantification of peat fire areas in Kalimantan, Indonesia. Department of Geography. Leicester, University of Leicester.


Conference proceedings

ALMOND, S., BOYD, D., CURRAN, P. & DASH, J. (2007) The response of UK vegetation to elevated temperature in 2006: Coupling ENVISAT MERIS Terrestrial Chlorophyll Index (MTCI) and mean air temperature. Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society 2007. Newcastle, UK.

ALROICHDI, A., MCMORROW, J. M. & EVANS, M. G. (2007) Laboratory spectro-radiometric prediction of peat decomposition: comparison of transmission, lignin-cellulose and other biochemical indices. Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Newcastle.

BOWERS, D., G, KYTE, E. & MITCHELSON-JACOB, E. G. (2007) Spectral fitting techniques in turbid water. . IEEE conference proceedings Oceans ’07,. Aberdeen, Scotland.

GAULTON, R. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2007) Monitoring continuous cover forests; describing fine-scale spatial structure from high resolution airborne imagery. ForestSAT 2007. Montpellier, France.

GAULTON, R. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2007) Monitoring continuous cover forests; describing spatial structural heterogeneity from high resolution optical imagery. 2007 Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society. Newcastle, UK.

MACARTHUR, A., MACLELLAN, C. & Malthus, T. (2007) Determining the FOV and Directional Response of Field Spectroradiometers. 5th EARSeL SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop. Bruges, Belgium.

MARTIN, R. S., MATHER, T. A., PYLE, D., M., POWER, M., ALLEN, A. G., AIUPPA, A., TSANEV, V., OPPENHEIMER, C., HORWELL, C. J. & WARD, E. P. W. (2007) Silicate particles in the Mt Etna and Masaya Plumes. American Geophysical Union Conference 2007. San Franscisco, California.

MARTINEZ-VICENTE V, TILSTONE G. H, TORRES R, ALLEN J.I & SMYTH T (2007) Opti-tank experiment: An investigation of the inherent optical properties of suspended material for the improvement of ERSEM. 6th Workshop of the Dynamic Green Ocean Project. Villefranche sur Mer (Fr).

POLLARD, A. L. (2007) How street lights affect European Robin behaviour and their control of body mass. Postgraduate Students Integrative Physiology Conference. Aberdeen University.

POLLARD, A. L. (2007a) Artificial lighting and birds. Proceedings of the Dark-Skies Symposium. Portsmouth, UK.

VIERGEVER, K. M., WOODHOUSE, I. H., MARINO, A. & STUART, N. (2007a) Synthetic aperture radar for estimating the aboveground biomass of a sparse savanna woodland. ForestSAT Conference Proceedings Montpellier, France.

VIERGEVER, K. M., WOODHOUSE, I. H. & STUART, N. (2007b) Backscatter and Interferometry for Estimating Above-ground Biomass in Tropical Savanna Woodland. IGARSS Conference Proceedings. Barcelona, Spain.

WHITE, D. C., WILLIAMS, M. & BARR, S. L. (2007) Characterising pipeline earthworks associated vegetation stress with field spectroradiometry. Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society. Newcastle, UK, RSPSoc.

WHITE, D. C., WILLIAMS, M. & BARR, S. L. (2007b) Hyperspectral characterisation of arable crop stress associated with buried gas pipeline earthworks. Proceedings of the 5th EARSeL Workshop on Imaging Spectroscopy. Bruges, Belgium.


Conference presentation

ALROICHDI, A., MCMORROW, J. M. & EVANS, M. G. (2007) A decision tree approach to predict humification of organic soils. EARSeL 5th Workshop on Imaging Spectroscopy. Bruges, Belgium.

ANDERSON, K. & KUHN, N. (2007) Directional anisotropy in hyperspectral reflectance data: applicability for soil degradation monitoring. European Geosciences Union Conference. Vienna.

LEITAO, P. J., MILTON, E. J., MOCKRIDGE, B., OSBORNE, P. E. & MOREIRA, F. (2007) Pre-processing issues affecting the use of CASI and LiDAR data for steppe bird habitat monitoring and management in southern Portugal. Annual NERC Airborne Research and Survey Facility Workshop. Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.

MACARTHUR, A., MACLELLAN, C. & Malthus, T. (2007) Determining the FOV and Directional Response of Field Spectroradiometers. 5th EARSeL SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop. Bruges, Belgium.

MATHER, T. A., HARRISON, R. G., TSANEV, V. I., PYLE, D. M., KARUMUDI, M. L., BENNETT, A. J., SAWYER, G. M. & HIGHWOOD, E. J. (2007) Observations of the plume generated by the December 2005 oil depot explosions and prolonged fire at Buncefield (Hertfordshire, UK) and associated atmospheric changes. Annual Aerosol Meeting. UCL, UK.

MILTON, E. J. (2007) NCAVEO: Network for Calibration and Validation of EO data. Cal/Val Experiment in June 2006. 18th Meeting of the CEOS Working Group on Calibration and Validation, Sub-group on Infrared and Visible Optical Sensors. Part of the 27th Plenary Meeting of the CEOS Working Group on Calibration and Validation, 12th - 15th June. NPL, Teddington, UK.

MILTON, E. J. (2007) Progress in Field Spectroscopy. Annual Meeting of the Optical Technologies Measurement network. NPL, Teddington, UK.

MILTON, E. J. & ANDERSON, E. (2007) The contribution of NCAVEO to the VALERI project. VALERI Workshop. Davos, Switzerland.

MILTON, E. J. & ANDERSON, E. (2007) The NCAVEO 2006 cal/val experiment. 10th International Symposium on Physical Measurements and Spectral Signatures in Remote Sensing. Davos, Switzerland, ISPRS.

MILTON, E. J., FOX, N. P. & MACKIN, S. (2007) NCAVEO: achievements of the last three years and plans for the future. Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society. Newcastle, UK.

POLLARD, A. L. & THOMAS, R. J. (2007) Robins singing at night: Effects of artificial lighting on nocturnal behaviour. BEPG Series. Cardiff University.


Conference posters

BOYD, D., ALMOND, S., DASH, J. & CURRAN, P. (2007) Investigating the factors affecting the relationship between the ENVISAT MERIS Terrestrial Chlorophyll Index (MTCI) and chlorophyll content: preliminary findings. Annual Conference of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society. Newcastle, UK.

DOWENS, J. S., MALTHUS, T. J. & BELYEA, L. R. (2007) Monitoring Peatland Microhabitats using Field and Imaging Spectroscopy. 10th International Symposium on Physical Signatures and Remote Sensing. Davos, Switzerland.

DOWENS, J. S., MALTHUS, T. J. & BELYEA, L. R. (2007) Monitoring peatland microhabitats using field and imaging spectroscopy. 5th EARSeL SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop. Bruges, Belgium.

MACARTHUR, A., MACLELLAN, C. & MALTHUS, T. (2007) The Characterisation of Heather Foliage and Canopies by Hyperspectral Reflectance. 10th International Symopsium on Physical Measurements and Spectral Signatures in Remote Sensing. Davos, Switzerland.

MACARTHUR, A., MACLELLAN, C. & MALTHUS, T. (2007) Determining the directional response of field of view of two Spectroradiometers. 10th International Symopsium on Physical Measurements and Spectral Signatures in Remote Sensing. Davos. Switzerland.

KARPOUZLI, E. & MALTHUS, (2007) T. Integrating side scan sonar and high spatial resolution satellite imagery for monitoring coral reef benthic communities. IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Barcelona

MCMORROW, J. M., EVANS, M. G., ALROICHDI, A. & CUTLER, M. E. (2007) Hyperspectral remote sensing of peat humification. Peatland Restoration, Symposium sponsored by Natural England. University of Manchester

PEGRUM, H. M., FOX, N., MILTON, E. & CHAPMAN, M. (2007) Development of the Gonio Radiometric Spectrometer System to conduct multi-angular measurements of terrestrial surfaces. IN SCHAEPMAN, M. E., LIANG, S., GROOT, N. E. & KNEUBUHLER, M. (Eds.) 10th International Symopsium on Physical Measurements and Spectral Signatures in Remote Sensing. Davos, Switzerland

POLLARD, A. L. & THOMAS, R. J. (2007a) Effects of artificial lighting on the European Robin. BTO Welsh Ringers conference. Cardiff.



FSF Reports and important documents


Software manual

TSANEV, V. I. & MATHER, T. A. (2007) Microtops Inverse: Software package for retrieving aerosol columnar size distributions using Microtops II data. Available from http://www.fsf.nerc.ac.uk.

MACLELLAN, C. (2007) ASD Reflectance and Transmittance Integrating Sphere User Guide. NERC FSF, Edinburgh.


Publicity

Mac Arthur, A., Maclellan, C., & Malthus, T. (2007) New developments at the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility, Poster display at the British Ecological Society, Annual Meeting, University of Glasgow, 10th to 12th September 2007

Mac Arthur, A., Maclellan, C., & Malthus, T. (2007) New developments at the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility, Poster display at the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society, University of Newcastle, 11th to 14th September 2007

MALTHUS, T. (2007) An Introduction to the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility. Presented at the International FTIR workshop, King’s College London, 6th June 2007

MALTHUS, T. Field Spectroscopy Facility. Presented at NCEO/Services and Facilities meeting, London, 6th November 2007

WEBSTER, P. (2007) Setting the forest alight. Science, 317, 1854-1855.



2006


ISI Publications 2006

ANDERSON, K. & MILTON, E. J. (2006) On the temporal stability of ground calibration targets: implications for the reproducibility of remote sensing methodologies. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 27, 3365-3374.

ANDERSON, K., MILTON, E. J. & ROLLIN, E. M. (2006) Calibration of dual-beam spectroradiometric data. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 27, 975-986.

BEINE, H. J., AMOROSO, A., DOMINE, F., KING, M. D., NARDINO, M., IANNIELLO, A. & FRANCE, J. L. (2006) Surprisingly small HONO emissions from snow surfaces at Browning Pass, Antarctica Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 6, 2569–2580.

BOYD, D. S., ENTWISTLE, J. A., FLOWERS, A. G., ARMITAGE, R. P. & GOLDSMITH, P. C. (2006) Remote sensing the radionuclide contaminated Belarusian landscape: a potential for imaging spectrometry? International Journal of Remote Sensing, 27, 1865-1874.

CHAPPELL, A., ZOBECK, T.M., BRUNNER, G. (2006) Using bi-directional soil spectral reflectance to model soil surface changes induced by rainfall and wind-tunnel abrasion. Remote Sensing of Environment, 102, 328-343.

HARRIS, A., BRYANT, R. G. & BAIRD, A. J. (2006) Mapping effects of water stress on Sphagnum: Preliminary observations using airborne RS. Remote Sensing of Environment, 100, 363-378.

HARRIS, A., BRYANT, R. G. & BAIRD, A. J. (2005) Detecting water stress in Sphagnum sp. Remote Sensing of Environment, 97, 371-381.

HUCKLE, J. M., MARRS, R. H. & POTTER, J. A. (2006) Characterising the salt-marsh resource using multi-spectral remote sensing: a case study of the Dee estuary in North-west England. . Journal of Practical Ecology and Conservation 6, 1-22.

MILTON, E. J. & ROLLIN, E. M. (2006) Estimating the irradiance spectrum from measurements in a limited number of spectral bands. Remote Sensing of Environment, 100, 348-355.

TEGEN, I., HEINOLD, B., TODD, M. C., HELMERT, J., WASHINGTON, R. & DUBOVIK, O. (2006) Modelling soil dust aerosol in the Bodl depression during the BoDEx campaign. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 6, 4345-4359.

WASHINGTON, R., M. C., TODD, S., ENGELSTAEDTER, S., MBAINAYEL, S. & MITCHELL, F. (2006) Dust and the low-level circulation over the Bodele Depression, Chad: Observations from BoDEx 2005,. Journal of Geophysical Research, 111.



Conference Proceedings

GOLDSMITH, P., BOYD, D., ENTWISTLE, J. & FLOWERS, A. (2006) Impacts of Caesium-137 on the reflectance spectra of Pinus sylvestris under laboratory controlled conditions. IN RSPSOC (Ed.) Proceedings of The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference, Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006

GOLDSMITH, P. C., ENTWISTLE, J. A., FLOWERS, A. G. & SMITH, E. (2006) Chlorophyll fluorescence and its relationship with radioactively induced stress in Pinus sylvestris Coordinating Group on Environmental Radioactivity (COGER), 20th anniversary special meeting. Westlakes, Cumbria.

KYTE, E., BOWERS, D. G. & MITCHELSON-JACOB, E. G. (2006a) Do Ocean Colour Algorithms Always Overestimate Chlorophyll Concentrations in Turbid Waters? CASIX Annual Science Meeting. Liverpool.

KYTE, E., BOWERS, D. G. & MITCHELSON-JACOB, E. G. (2006b) Do Ocean Colour Algorithms Always Overestimate Chlorophyll Concentrations in Turbid Waters? Proceedings of the Ocean Optics Symposium,. Montreal.

KYTE, E., BOWERS, D. G. & MITCHELSON-JACOB, E. G. (2006c) Remote Sensing of Chlorophyll Concentrations in Turbid Shelf Seas: Correcting a NASA Algorithm. Proceedings of the Coastal and Shelf Seas, Present Understanding and Future Challenges Conference to mark the retirement of Professor John H Simpson. Bangor, N Wales.

KYTE, E., BOWERS, D. G. & MITCHELSON-JACOB, E. G. (2006d) Remote Sensing of Chlorophyll Concentrations in Turbid Shelf Seas: Correcting a NASA Algorithm. CASIX Annual Steering Committee Meeting. Edinburgh.

MAC ARTHUR, A. A., MACLELLAN, C. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2006) What does a spectroradiometer see? Proceedings of The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006.

MAC ARTHUR, A. A. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2006) The hyperspectral and phenological characterisation of upland heather dominated ecological communities: Preliminary Results. Proceedings of The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006.

MACLELLAN, C. (2006) NCAVEO Field Experiment - Ground instruments. NCAVEO Field Experiment. UCL, London.

MACLELLAN, C., MALTHUS, T. J. & WILSON, A. (2006) NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility - Field Portable FTIR Spectroradiometer. Proceedings of The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006.

MILTON, E. J., SCHAEPMAN, M. E., ANDERSON, K. E., KNEUBÜHLER, M. & FOX, N. P. (2006) Progress in field spectroscopy. IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society Symposium and 27th Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing. Denver, Colorado.

PEGRUM, H., FOX, N., MILTON, E. J. & CHAPMAN, M. (2006) Design and testing a new instrument to measure the angular reflectance of terrestrial surfaces. IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society Symposium and 27th Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing. Denver, Colorado, IEEE.

POLLARD, A. L. (2006) Street lighting - a bird’s eye view. 6th European Dark Skies Symposium (CfDS). Portsmouth.

WHITE, D. C., WILLIAMS, M. & BARR, S. L. (2006a) Hyperspectral detection of arable crop stress associated with buried gas pipeline soil disturbance. Atlantic Europe Conference on Remote Imaging and Spectroscopy. University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK.

WHITE, D. C., WILLIAMS, M. & BARR, S. L. (2006b) Minimizing background effects in field spectra of arable crops to detect stress associated with soil disturbance. Proceedings of The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006.

WHITE, D. C., WILLIAMS, M. & BARR, S. L. (2006c) Minimizing background effects in field spectra of arable crops to detect stress associated with soil disturbance. Proceedings of The Society for Experimental Biology (SEB). Workshop Imaging Techniques for Understanding Plant Responses to Stresses. Canterbury.


FSF Reports and important documents

MAC ARTHUR, A. A. (2006) Field Guide for the ASD FieldSpec Pro – Radiance/Irradiance Measurements in Raw DN Mode. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MAC ARTHUR, A. A. (2006) Field Guide for the GER1500 - Single Beam Mode - Radiance/irradiance measurements. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2006) Guidelines for Post Processing ASD FieldSpec Pro Spectral Data Files using a FSF Excel Template. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2006) Guidelines for Post Processing GER 1500 Dual Field of View Data Files using a FSF Excel Template. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2006) Guidelines for Post Processing GER 1500 Spectral Data Files using a FSF Excel Template. Edinburgh, Nerc FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2006) Guidelines for Post Processing GER 3700 Spectral Data Files using a FSF Excel Template. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

MACLELLAN, C. (2006) Wavelength Verification Procedure. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

TAYLOR, F. (2006) Field Guide for the GER1500 with underwater housing. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

TAYLOR, F. (2006) Application and Review Procedure Version 2. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

TAYLOR, F. (2006) Incoming Loan Procedure Version 1 updated. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.

TAYLOR, F. (2006) Packing Procedure Version 2. Edinburgh, NERC FSF.


Poster presentations

BERTIN, S. & MENCUCCINI, M. (2006) Is it the dark side or sap suckers who kill the seedling trees? University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Conference Edinburgh.

GAULTON, R., MALTHUS, T. J., SUAREZ, J. C., WOODHOUSE, I. H. & GASTELLU-ETCHEGORRY, J. P. (2006) Describing spatial structural heterogeneity in Continuous Cover Forests; a role for high resolution optical imagery and image simulation. NERC Earth Observation Conference. Edinburgh.

MAC ARTHUR, A. A., MACLELLAN, C. & MALTHUS, T. J. (2006) What does a spectroradiometer see? The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006 (Won Best Poster prize).

MALTHUS, T. J. (2006) New developments at the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility. NERC Earth Observation Conference, Dynamic Earth, June 2006. Edinburgh, 21 June 2006.

MALTHUS, T. J. (2006) New developments at the NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility. The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006

MATHER, T. A., HARRISON, R. G., TSANEV, V. I., PYLE, D. M., KARUMUDI, M. L., BENNETT, A. J., SAWYER, M. & HIGHWOOD, E. J. (2006) Observations of the smoke plume from the December 2005 explosions and prolonged oil fire at Buncefield oil depot, southern UK and associated atmospheric changes. AGU Fall meeting. San Francisco.



Conference presentations

MACLELLAN, C. (2006) NCAVEO Field Experiment - Ground instruments. NCAVEO Field Experiment. UCL, London.

MACLELLAN, C., MALTHUS, T. J. & WILSON, A. (2006) NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility - Field Portable FTIR Spectroradiometer. Proceedings of The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference. Understanding a Changing World. Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 5th - 8th September 2006.



Publicity

PEGRUM, H. (2006) Climate Modelling with confidence. Environmental Measures: A National Measurement Newsletter. NPL. Teddington.