GRSL Associate Editors

GRSL Associate Editors


Dr. Yakoub Bazi King Saud University, United Arab EmiratesMarkov Random Fields, SVMs, Morphological Operators, Regression, Genetic Algorithms, Biophysical Parameter Estimation
Dr. Subrahmanyam BulusuUniversity of South Carolina, USSatellite Oceanography
Dr. Michele DalponteFondazione Edmund Mach, ItalyLiDAR, Forestry, Hyperspectral, Fusion
Dr. Xiaoli Deng University of Newcastle, AustraliaAltimetry
Dr. Yang DuZhejiang University, ChinaElectromagnetic Scattering, GPR, Numerical Analysis
Dr. Hongliang FangInstitute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research Chinese Academy of SciencesOptical Remote Sensing, Vegetation, Radiative Transfer
Dr. Giampaolo FerraioliDipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie, Universita` degli Studi di Napoli Parthenope, ItalyStatistical Signal and Image Processing, Radar Systems
Dr. Gianfranco FornaroIREA – NRCI, ItalyAirborne and Spaceborne SAR Processing, SAR and InSAR Tomography
Dr. Bo-Cai Gao Navy Research Lab, USSolar and Thermal Remote Sensing, Ocean Color
Dr. Pedram GhamisiHelmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (Germany)Hyperspectral Data, Multisensor Data Fusion, Machine Learning
Dr. Luis Gómez-DénizUniversidad Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, SpainFilters, Statistics, Optimization
Dr. Frederic Jacob French National Research Institute for Sustainable Development LISAH Joint Research Unit, FRANCEOptical and Thermal Infrared Remote Sensing, Vegetation, Biophysical Variables, Energy and Water Fluxes
Dr. Rui Jin Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, ChinaHeterogeneity, Uncertainties, Geostatistics
Dr. Hyung-Sup JungUniversity of Seoul, Republic of KoreaSAR Interferometry, Multi-Sensor Fusion, Sensor Modeling, Geohazard Remote Sensing
Dr. David Long Brigham Young University, USMicrowave Scatterometry
Dr. Xiaoqiang LuXi’an Institute of Optics and Precision Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, ChinaMachine Learning, Hyperspectral Remote Sensing
Dr. Tom Lukowski Ottawa, CanadaCalibration, Image Quality, Target Detection
Dr. Nelson Mascarenhas Universidade Federal de São Carlos, BrazilImage Processing and Pattern Recognition
Dr. Stefania MatteoliNational Research Council (Italy)Hyperspectral, LIDAR, Image Processing, Spectroscopy
Dr. Sidarth MisraJet Propulsion Laboratory - Nasa - (JPL), USRadiometry, Calibration, RFI
Dr. Mario Montopoli Sapienza University of Rome, ItalyAtmospheric Remote Sensing, Weather Radar Signal Processing, Passive Radiometry, Rain Attenuation Impairments
Dr. Gabriele Moser University of Genova, ItalyFeature Extraction, Feature Reduction, Hyperspectral, Images
Dr. Mario Parente Univ. of Massachusetts, USOptical Mixing, Signal Detection, Multidimensional Signal Processing
Dr. Javier PlazaDepartment of Technology of Computers and Communications University of Extremadura, SpainNeural Networks and High-Performance Computing
Dr. Xiaolan QiuInstitute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IECAS)SAR Data Processing, SAR Image Understanding
Dr. Michael SchmittTecnical Univeristy of Munich, GermanySAR Remote Sensing, Multi-Sensor Data Fusion, Deep Learning
Dr. Michal Shimoni Royal Belgian Military Academy, BelgiumAccuracy, Feature Extraction, Hyperspectral Sensors
Dr. C. K. Shum Ohio State University, USSatellite Geodesy
Dr. Gemine VivoneUniversity of Salerno, ItalyImage Fusion, Target Tracking
Dr. Cheng WangXiamen University, China Point Cloud Processing, LiDAR, Remote Sensing for smart cities
Dr. Chenglu WenXiamen University, ChinaLidar, Machine Learning
Dr. Begum DemirTU BerlinImage Analysis and Processing
Dr. Emmanuel TrouveUniversity Savoie Mont Blanc, FranceSAR/PolSAR/InSAR Image Analysis, Multitemporal Data, Satellite Image Time Series, Surface Displacement Measurement, Change Detection, Application to Cryosphere, Glacier Monitoring
Dr. Michelangelo VillanoGerman Aerospace Center (DLR), OberpfaffenhofenSAR System Design, Advanced SAR Acquisition Modes, SAR Ambiguities, Planned and Future SAR Missions
Dr. Si-WeiChen National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, ChinaRadar Polarimetry, Scattering Modeling and Interpretation, Target Detection, Classification and Recognition, Machine Learning, Natural Disaster Investigation
Dr. Xudong KangHunan University, Changsha, ChinaImage Fusion, Feature Extraction, Image Enhancing, Image Restoration, Object Detection, Image Classification, Ocean Remote Sensing, Hyperspectral and Thermal Image Processing
Dr. Juan-Lopez SanchezUniversity of Alicante, SpainAgriculture, PolSAR, PolInSAR, DInSAR
Dr. Teng WangPeking University, ChinaRadar remote sensing: SAR/InSAR, time- series analysis, pixel-offset tracking, change detection.
Dr. Anthony DoulgerisUiT Tromso, NorwayPolarimetric SAR Analysis and Interpretation
Dr. Junshi XiaRIKEN, JapanMultiple classifier system, Hyperspectral data classification, Multiple kernel learning, Dimensionality reduction, Urban remote sensing
Dr. Claudia NotarnicolaEURAC, ItalyRetrieval of biophysical parameters (soil moisture, vegetation, snow) by using optical images and SAR images, Environmental monitoring, Optical and SAR data processing, Electromagnetic models, Data fusion
Dr. Xiangrong ZhangXidian University, ChinaRemote sensing image analysis, understanding and applications with machine learning and pattern recognition methods, including object detection and tracking, remote sensing image segmentation and classification, scene classification, and change detection.
Dr. Nereida Rodriguez-AlvarezJet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USAGlobal Navigation Satellite System Reflectometry (GNSS-R) techniques to retrieve geophysical parameters from land surfaces, as soil moisture, height and water content of vegetation, and snow thickness, and also from water surfaces, as the water level, wind speed retrievals over the ocean, GPS reflections from CYGNSS, TDS-1 and SMAP in receive mode to sense wetlands, polar sea ice and freeze/thaw state.
Dr. Shengqi ZhuXidian University, ChinaNew System Radar Signal Processing, Airborne/SpaceborneSAR, SAR-GMTI, Parameter Estimation, ArraySignal Processing
Dr. Raffaele SolimeneUniversity of Campania“Luigi Vanvitelli”, ItalyMicrowave Radar imaging, GPR prospecting, TWI imaging, Inverse scattering, RCS estimation, Vital sign detection, Array Signal Processing
Dr. Bertrand Le SauxONERA, FranceClassification of big remote sensing data, deep learning, interactive learning, change detection,information based on discriminative learning algorithms, 3D semantic mapping, object detection and recognition for UAV perception and on-board sensors (camera, LiDAR).
Dr. Diego RealeNational Research Council (IREA-CNR),ItalySAR tomography, SAR interferometry and differential SAR interferometry; Application of SAR tomography/interferometry on very high resolution SAR data for the monitoring of the built environment and critical infrastructures.
Dr. Jianwei MaHarbin Institute of Technology, ChinaSeismic data processing and analysis, Geophysical inversion, seismic exploration, compressed sensing, sparse transforms, deep learning, data assimilation.
Dr. Ronny HänschGerman Aerospace Center, GermanyMachine Learning,Computer Vision,Classification,Synthetic Aperture Radar, Ensemble Theory, Random Forests, Artificial Neural Networks, probabilistic models,Deep Learning, Photogrammetry, Structure from Motion and 3D Reconstruction, Image Processing,Feature Extraction, Segmentation, Object Recognition and Classification

Dr. Claudia Paris

University of Twente, The Netherlands

Image processing, pattern recognition, machine learning and deep learning applied to remote sensing data for large-scale and long-term natural resource monitoring. Unsupervised, semi-supervised and supervised land-cover mapping.

Dr. Claudio PerselloUniversity of Twente, Faculty ITC, The Netherlands

UAV images and photogrammetric point clouds;Multispectral VHR satellite images; Hyperspectral images; deep learning; convolutional neural networks; SVM and kernel methods; Supervised, semi supervised and active learning; Transfer learning and domain adaptation; Feature selection/extraction; Classification map accuracy assessment; Mapping of agriculture fields; Forest inventories;Ground sample collection optimization.

Dr. Antonio PepeNational Council Research (CNR) of ItalyRadar Signal Processing, Advanced DInSAR algorithms, efficient processing of ScanSAR and stripmap data and the development of StripMap-ScanSAR interferometry, Multiple Aperture Interferometry, noise filtering and phase unwrapping.
Dr. Eun-Jung Holden Faculty of Science (FS), The University of Western AustraliaGeophysics image analysis, geodata analytics, computational geoscience, geophysics, remote sensing, visualization, text mining, deployable AI, Machine Learning/Deep Learning for geophysical data analysis
Dr. Lefei ZhangWuhan University, ChinaArtificial intelligence, Machine learning/Deep learning, Hyperspectral images, Image processing, pattern recognition, Image inpainting ,
Dr. Gaofei Yin Southwest Jiaotong University, ChinaCanopy radiative transfer modelling, biophysical parameter retrieval, remote sensing product validation
Dr. Haikel HichriKing Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaMachine Intelligence, Deep learning, Large scale VHR Remote Sensing image analysis, Pattern Recognition, and Computer Vision, Change detection, Markov random Field, interactive segmentation, level-set, support vector machine, Gaussian process classification
Dr. Wenfeng ZhanNanjing University, Chinaurban thermal anisotropy, disaggregation of land surface temperature, temporal interpolation (or extrapolation) of satellite-derived LSTs, and urban heat island
Dr. Juan Mario HautUniversity of Extremadura, SpainMachine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL) through supervised, unsupervised and semi-supervised approaches, metric learning, active learning, reinforcement learning, Classification techniques, unmixing algorithms, super resolution methods, pan-sharpening, band selection methods, HPC
Dr. Hossein AghababaeiAssistant Professor, University of Twente, The NetherlandsSynthetic aperture radar (SAR), radar polarimetry, SAR processing, polarimetric SAR processing, classification, change detection, SAR tomography and polarimetric SAR tomography (TomoSAR and PolTomoSAR), spectral estimation and array signal processing, forestry and vegetation mapping
Dr. Eric TruslowTechnical Staff at Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Lincoln Laboratory (MIT-LL), Lexington, MAhyperspectral imaging, detection theory, statistics and probability,
Dr. Haipeng WangFudan University, Shanghai, ChinaSAR image processing/interpretation, Polarimetric SAR, forest biomass inverse by SAR, Deep learning in SAR image
Dr. Javier Bosch LluisJet Propulsion Laboratory, USAReflectometry, GNSS-R, SigOps, Radiometry, Radiometric Retrievals, Radiometric Calibration, Active/Passive Instruments, Digital Beam forming,  Sounders, Digital Spectrometers, Digital Backends, RFI mitigation,  CubeSat instruments, Smart instruments. AI applied to instruments, i.e.: Autonomy (not AI applied to data)
Dr. Jie ChengInstitute of Remote Sensing Science and Engineering, Faculty of geographical Science, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875, P. R. Chinaland surface temperature; thermal-infrared remote sensing; radiative transfer modeling; estimate of land surface essential climate variables; surface radiation budget; atmospheric remote sensing.
Dr. Ramona-Maria PELICHLuxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)synthetic-aperture radar (SAR), image processing, signal processing, detection, classification, data fusion.
Dr. Saeid HomayouniCenter Eau Terre Environnement, INRS, Quebec, CanadaOptical & SAR Earth observations for agricultural and environmental applications
Dr. Weiqiang LiInstitute of Space Sciences, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC).GNSS Processing, Bistatic Radar Signal Processing, Microwave Remote Sensing
Dr. Xiangtao ZhengXi'an Institute of Optics and Precision Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.Multi-modal image analysis, Cross-modal image interpretation, Pattern recognition, Deep neural networks
Dr. Xinming WuSchool of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)Exploration Geophysics, Deep learning in Geoscience, Image processing
Dr. Yang XuNanjing University of Science and Technology, ChinaHyperspectral image analysis, Optical Remote Sensing images, Multimodal remote sensing fusion, Remote Compressive Sensing
Dr. Hai Liu Guangzhou University, Chinasubsurface sensing, non destructive testing (NDT), space exploration, ground penetrating radar (GPR), signal processing, deep learning, radar system, antenna, synthetic aperture radar ( SAR)
Dr. Cheng Hu Beijing Institute of Technology , ChinaGeosynchronous Synthetic Aperture Radar signal processing, Entomological Radar signal processing, Deformation Measurement Technique for Ground Based Synthetic Aperture Radar, Bistatic Synthetic Aperture Radar signal processing
Dr. Amanda ZiemannLos Alamos National Laboratory ( LANL), USAmulti-sensor analysis and sensing capabilities, data fusion, multispectral imaging, hyperspectral imaging, SAR imaging, neural networks, Big Data, mathematical and statistical modeling, detection algorithms (change, target, anomaly), signal detection
Dr. Behnood Rasti Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology (HIF), Exploration Division, Helmholtz Zentrum Dresden Rossendorf (HZDR), GermanySignal and Image processing, Deep/Machine Learning, Remote Sensing Image Analysis, Image Fusion, Feature Extraction, Denoising , Restoration, Unmixing , Image Classification, Regression, SAR Despeckling Denoising , Land cover Mapping,(Multispectral) LiDAR Fusion, Hyperspectral , Denoising /Restoration,
Dr. Josaphat Tetuko SRI SUMANTYOGraduate School of Science and Engineering, Chiba UniversityMicrowave Remote Sensing, Synthetic Aperture Radar (Drone, Airborne, Spaceborne : Hardware and Software), SAR image signal processing, and applications ( InSAR and Polarimetric)
Dr. Emmett Ientilucci Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NYhyperspectral detection, algorithm development, atmospheric compensation, spectral variability, BRDF effects, radiative transfer modeling, Radiometric Calibration
Dr. Sanyi YuanState Key Laboratory of Petroleum Resource and Prospecting,China University of Petroleum, Beijing, ChinaGeophysical techniques, seismic waves, geophysical signal processing, machine learning
Dr. ANDREA BUONOUniversità degli Studi di Napoli ParthenopeSynthetic aperture radar, polarimetry, coastal and ocean applications (target detection, coastline extraction, pollution monitoring, land use/land cover classification)
Dr. Masoud MahdianpariDepartment of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Memorial University of NewfoundlandSynthetic Aperture Radar (SAR), PolSAR, Multi-spectral, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Geo Big Data, Classification, Wetland Mapping, Forest Monitoring, Geospatial Information System
Dr. Dalton LungaGeospatial Science and Human Security Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USMachine learning, computer vision, image analysis and processing, multimodal analytics, explainableAI, content-based object search and retrieval.
Dr. Esra ErtenIstanbul Technical UniversitySAR, PolSAR, Agriculture, Uncertainity quantification, Machine Learning, Point Cloud Data
Dr. Qian ShiSun Yat-sen University Guangzhou, ChinaLand Use and Land Cover Classification, -Remote Sensing Image Understanding, Machine Learning and Deep learning
Dr. Xian SunAerospace Information Research Institute, Chinese Academy of SciencesMachine learning, object detection, multi-sensor data fusion
Dr. Yue LiCollege of Communication Engineering, Jilin UniversityProperty analysis of seismic background noise - Mathematical modeling of seismic random noise based on wave equation. - Novel attenuation method of seismic background noise based on deep-learning, sparse transform, low-rank, and time-frequency analysis. - Microseismic data processing mainly includes denoising, arrival picking, and signal-to-noise ratio enhancement. - Seismic inversion main includes migration and full waveform inversion (FWI).
Dr. Jefersson Alex dos SantosUniversidade Federal de Minas Gerais, BrazilMachine learning, Deep learning, Computer vision, Image Segmentation, Image Processing, Feature Extraction/Selection
Dr. Raquel Rodriguez MonjeJet Propulsion Laboratory – California Institute of TechnologyRadar, sub- and millimeter- wave technology, microwave passive components
Dr. Jianzhe LinNew York University Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Remote Sensing Image Processing, MultiMedia, Medical Image Processing, Signal Processing, Visualization
Dr. Junjie Wu School of Information and Communication Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, Sichuan, P.R.ChinaSynthetic aperture radar, Inverse synthetic aperture radar, radar imaging
Dr. Sicong LiuTongji UniversityMultitemporal Analysis, Multispectral/Hyperspectral Remote Sensing
Dr. Weimin HuangDepartment of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Memorial University, Canadaocean (wind, wave, current, target) remote sensing; high-frequency (HF) surface/sky wave radar; marine radar; GNSS-R; electromagnetic (EM) scattering from rough surface (e.g., sea surface); applications of machine learning in remote sensing
Dr. José Luis Lisani Universitat of Illes Balears (UIB, Spain)Color processing, denoising, image registration, object detection, tracking, satellite image processing
Dr. Haibin Di Schlumberger in Houston, Texas, USImplement deep neural networks into various geoscience applications, including seismic denoising , seismic well tie, stratigraphy interpretation, property estimation, and new energy site characterization