In this section you can find all most recent news items from the remote sensing community, a calendar of events as well as remote sensing related opportunities.

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Latest announcements


Goddard's IceCube SmallSat Ready for Launch, Space Station Deployment

Less is more, and that's not just a buzz phrase. Good things are coming in smaller packages (again, not just another buzz phrase). Here's one that's 'on the rocks' coming ... » more


Joint ESA-BELSPO project "BelSAR" illustrates how tandem radar images can help map rural landscapes

 A novel airborne experiment over the flat agricultural landscape of the Netherlands recently simulated, for the first time, images that could be taken by radar satellites orbiting in tandem.

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New collections for PROBA-V and SPOT-VEGETATION

Last February the PROBA-V Collection 1 (C1) reprocessing was completed. The data are entirely available on the portal.
This collection marks among others the release of the Level 2A ...
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Second ‘colour vision’ satellite for Copernicus launched

 The ESA-developed Sentinel-2B satellite was launched today, doubling the coverage of high-resolution optical imaging in the Sentinel-2 mission for the European Union Copernicus environmental monitoring system.

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Latest opportunities

24/03/2017 - 15/05/2017

Postdoctoral Position on Soil Moisture Data Assimilation (KU Leuven, Belgium)

Job vacancy

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Division Soil and Water Management, at the KU Leuven (Belgium) is searching for an enthusiastic postdoctoral researcher with experience in land surface modeling ... » more

16/03/2017 - 19/06/2017

Assistant temps plein en Sciences géographiques

Job vacancy

Le (la) candidat(e), spécialisé(e) en géomatique, sera chargé(e) de la préparation et de l’encadrement de travaux pratiques, séminaires, exercices, et excursions (300h par an) dispensés dans les cursus de géographie ... » more

16/03/2017 - 01/04/2017

PhD student position in Machine Learning for Geosciences [ERC project]

Job vacancy

The Image and Signal Processing (ISP) Group at the Universitat de València (Spain) is searching for an outstanding candidate with a strong interest in machine learning and geosciences to ... » more

Upcoming Events

28/03/2017 - 28/03/2017

WaterCloud symposium and workshops


The ambition of the WaterCloud conference is to develop research on cloud computing in the water sciences and promote its education in the countries of South East Asian and Africa. ... » more

19/04/2017 - 21/04/2017

10th EARSel Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop


EARSeL is a scientific network of European remote sensing laboratories, coming from both academia and the commercial/industrial sector, which covers all fields of geoinformation and earth observation through remote sensing. ... » more

20/04/2017 - 21/04/2017

GEO Data Providers Workshop


Data Providers are invited to attend the Second GEO Data Providers workshop. Whether your data is already brokered by the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS), or your data ... » more

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