On the occasion of the 12th EARSeL Forest Fires SIG Workshop to be held in Rome (Italy) on 3-5 October 2019, a training session will be held with the contribution of RUS on the application of active and passive remote sensing techniques for fire research, focusing on the use of active and passive Earth Observation (EO) Technologies for fire monitoring.
This two day session will be organized in marge of the 12th EARSeL Forest Fires SIG Workshop on Monday September 30 & Tuesday October 1st in the premises of ESA-Esrin (in Frascati, Rome)
The purpose of this course is to disseminate and discuss research methods and technologies of active and passive Earth Observation for applications related to forest fires.
The course will concentrate on the use of optical and radar sensors for active fire mapping, burned area mapping, soil organic matter, soil moisture, fire emissions and time series analysis. For the practical part, RUS Copernicus Virtual Machines will be used.
Applications are open till August 30th.
For more information and registration, please visit our training website on https://bit.ly/2Zd56Qg.