Workshop on Uncertainties in Remote Sensing

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Day 1, Tuesday 24 October 2017
08:00
Bus from Frascati (Piazza Roma) to ESRIN
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome, Logistics and Objectives Henri Laur, & Philippe Goryl, ESA
Theory
09:15 – 11:15 Metrology
Theory on Uncertainties
Uncertainty for RS in FIDUCEO
FIDUCEO example
Wider considerations
Nigel Fox, NPL
Sam Hunt, NPL
Chris Merchant, Reading
Jon Mittaz, Reading & NPL
Chris Merchant, Reading
11:15 - 12:00 Discussion ALL
12:00 - 13:30
Lunch break
Examples I
13:30 – 14:00 Radiometric Uncertainties Tool for S2 - RUT Javier Gorroño, NPL
14:00 – 14:30

Ludovic Bourg,

Nicolas Lamquin,

ACRI

14:30 – 15:00 Ocean colour uncertainties:  status and evolution Constant Mazeran, Solvo
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 - 16:00 Example of FAPAR in MERIS/OLCI Nadine Gobron, JRC
16:00 – 16:30 Uncertainty framework for burnt area products (CCI project) James Brennan, UCL
16:30 - 17:00 Example of Neural Network uncertainties Roland Doerffer, Carsten Brockmann, Brockmann Consult
17:00 - 18:00 Discussion ALL
18:00 - 19:00 Drinks
19:00
Bus from ESRIN to Frascati (Piazza Roma)
 
Day 2, Wednesday 25 October 2017
08:15
Bus from Frascati (Piazza Roma) to ESRIN
Examples II
09:00-09:30 Sea Surface Temperature Claire Bulgin, University of Reading
09:30-10:00 Uncertainties in Sentinel-3 Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer Thermal Infrared Calibration Dave Smith, STFC
10:00-10:30 Surface Reflectance Eric Vermote, NASA
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:30 Status of uncertainties in Aerosol_cci Thomas Popp, DLR
11:30-12:00 Role of data assimilation diagnostics in uncertainty estimation for microwave satellite observations Heather Lawrence, ECMWF
12:00-13:00 Discussion ALL
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
Validation
14:00-14:30 Land Products Validation Joanne Nightingale, NPL
14:30-15:00 GAIA CLIM experience:  The importance of in situ and matching process uncertainty estimation in the context of validating satellite data and satellite data uncertainties Tijl Verhoelst, BIRA
15:00-15:30 Validation of uncertainties (Discussion) Prompter slides from Gary Corlett (10 mins)
15:30-15:45 Demonstration of "virtual observatory" tool Tijl Verhoelst, BIRA
15:45-16:00 Coffee break
16:00-17:00 Discussion ALL
17:00-18:00 Recommendation/conclusion ALL
18:00 END