Webinar: Monitoring Earth with SAR Satellites

Nova77 Webinar Series 2021

  • Title: Monitoring Earth with SAR Satellites
  • Time: Sat, Sep 25, 4-5pm PDT
  • Speaker: Dr. Zhong Lu (Southern Methodist University)

Zhong Lu received the B.S. and M.S. degrees from Peking University, Beijing, China, in 1989 and 1992, and the Ph.D. from the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska in 1996. He was a physical scientist with US Geological Survey during 1997-2013, and is now a professor and endowed Shuler-Foscue chair at Roy M. Huffington Department of Earth Sciences, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, USA (www.smu.edu/dedman/lu). His research interests include technique developments of synthetic aperture radar (SAR) and interferometric SAR (InSAR) processing and their applications to the study of volcano, landslide, and human-induced geohazards. He has published more than 220 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters focused on InSAR techniques and applications, and a book on “InSAR Imaging of Aleutian Volcanoes: Monitoring a Volcanic Arc from Space” with co-author Dan Dzurisin. He is a member of NASA-ISRO SAR (NISAR) Science
Team (2012 – present), Editor-in-Chief of journal GeoHazards, Associate Editor of journal Remote Sensing, and a member of editorial boards of International Journal of Image and Data Fusion, and journal Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk.

  • Audience: children 6-99
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