Good Practices for Land Product Validation

Good Practices for Land Product Validation

Webinar Speaker:

Dr. Michael Cosh
USDA Agricultural Research Service

About the Webinar

The Land Product Validation subgroup is a part of the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites Working Group on Calibration and Validation. The goal is to provide guidance and best practices for the community. Our goal is to provide good practices protocols and standards for the validation of satellite-based land products to improve public confidence in these products as well as provide a community forum for discussion and coordination.


About the Speaker

Michael H. Cosh (Senior Member, IEEE) received the Ph.D. degree in civil and environmental engineering from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA, in 2002.,He is a Research Hydrologist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Hydrology and Remote Sensing Laboratory, Beltsville, MD, USA. His current research interests include the monitoring of soil moisture from both in situ resources and satellite products. He conducts research on satellite calibration and validation for such missions as the Soil Moisture Active Passive and Soil Moisture Ocean Salinity Missions.,Dr. Cosh is a Fellow of the American Society of Agronomy.