Seminar list by lab visitors

2020/1/10-17 Prof. Pablo Zarco-Tejada (University of Melbourne)
-Physiology-based hyperspectral and thermal remote sensing: 20 years of progress in methods and technology
-Hyperspectral & Thermal imagery in agriculture and forestry: physical vs. data driven methods

2019/10/25 Jina Jeong (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
Using the international tree-ring data bank (ITRDB) records as century-long benchmarks for land-surface models

2019/10/17 Qu Sai (Wuhan University)

2019 9/5 Tobias Schelte (Friedrich-Schiller University, Jena, Germany)

2019 6/17 Prof. Dennis Baldocchi (UC Berkeley, USA)
-Role of Restored Wetlands as Natural Carbon Sinks
-The Physics and Ecology of Mining Carbon Dioxide from the Atmosphere by Plants, Trees and Ecosystems
-Shaking Hands between Eddy Fluxes and Remote Sensing: Lessons Learned: 1982-2019

2019 5/9 Prof. Taehee Hwang (Indiana University, USA)
Capturing species-level drought responses in a temperate deciduous forest using ratios of photochemical reflectance indices between sunlit and shaded canopies

2019 1/4 Prof. Kazuhito Ichii (Chiba University, Japan)
Terrestrial Vegetation Monitoring using Himawari-8 AHI

2019 1/4 Hyungsuk Kimm (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA)
Can Sun-induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence detect heat stress from soybean plants?

2018 10/19 Dr. Joe Berry (Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford, USA)
Photosynthesis from molecule to the globe 

2018 10/15 Prof. Yongguang Zhang (Nanjing University, China)
ChinaSpec: a network of spectral measurements to bridge flux measurements and remote sensing data 

2017 6/28 Prof. Elie Bou-Zeid (Princeton University, USA)
Modeling the city: Challenges and opportunities

2017 2/23 Prof. Hiroyuki Muraoka (Gifu University, Japan)
Photosynthesis and phenology of a deciduous broadleaf forest ecosystem: findings by long-term observation and open-field warming experiment at Takayama site, Japan

2017 2/8 Dr. Hideki Kobayashi, Kazu Ichhi (JAMSTEC, Japan)
JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency)’s new satellite mission: GCOM-C to monitor global vegetation and climate

2017 1/10 Colby Reavis (University of Arkansas, USA)
Evaluating alternative wetting and drying (AWD) as a sustainable production practice in Arkansas rice

2016 8/25 Dr. Trevor Keenan (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, USA)
Understanding the causes and consequences of long-term changes in the terrestrial carbon cycle

2016 7/6 Prof. Hyungjun Kim (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
GSWP3/LS3MIP/CMIP6: Community Efforts on Global Land Surface Modeling and Validation/Benchmark Frameworks

2016 6/21 Hayden Mahan (Oklahoma University, USA)

2016 6/15 Jennifer Vanos (Texas Tech Univ, USA)

2016 6/10 Youmi Oh (Purdue University, USA)
A scalable model explaining methane consumption in Arctic mineral soil

2016 6/05 Prof. Xiangming Xiao (University of Oklahoma, USA)
Remote sensing of paddy rice agriculture in monsoon Asia

2016 1/18 Prof. Rodrigo Vargas (University of Delaware, USA)
Carbon dynamics and water relations from plots to continental scales

2016 1/6 Dr. JiHyun Kim (Indiana University at Bloomington, USA)
Hydrological impact of Hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) infestation on downstream freshwater yield: early assessment using a spatially-distributed ecohydrological model

2015 9/30 Prof. Gayoung Yoo (Kyunghee University, Korea)
Soil aggregate dynamics influenced by biochar addition using the 13C natural abundance method

2015 9/21 Dr. Jonghun Kam (Princeton University, USA)
Has global warming changed timing of winter-spring streamflows over North America?

2015 4/23 Professor Yongwon Kim (University of Alaska, Fairbanks, USA)
Effect of thaw depth on fluxes of CO2 and CH4 in manipulated Arctic coastal tundra of Barrow, Alaska

2015 4/15 Professor Hyungjun Kim (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Advances in modeling and remote sensing of global hydrology

2015 2/26 Dr Dong Gill Kim (Hawassa University, Ethiopia)
Climate change in Ethiopia: impact, adaptation and mitigation

2015 1/6 Dr Youngwook Kim (University of Montana, USA)
Use of satellite remote sensing and modeling for observing land/ocean and quantifying the potential impacts of climate change at high latitudes

2015 1/6 Min Jung Kwon (Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry)
Effects of drainage on CO2 and CH4 flux in a floodplain in Northeast Siberia

2014 10/10 Tomoki Ishimaru (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Introduction of myself and undergraute thesis

2014 7/24 Dr Hideki Kobayashi (JAMSTEC, Japan)
Radiative transfer modeling of boreal forests and its application to satellite remote sensing

2014 5/20 Dr Saewung Kim (UC Irvine)
How do biosphere-atmosphere-human interactions determine tropospheric oxidation capacity?

2014 4/21 Dr Jinyu Hong (Yonsei University)
MIcroclimatological characteristics in Seoul City using automatic weather system network

2014 2/27 Dr Kazuhito Ichii (JAMSTEC, Japan)
Linking Satellite observation and terrestrial ecosystem model : toward better understanding of terrestrial carbon cycle

2014 2/14 Dr Oliver Sonentag (U Montreal, Canada)
Establishing a meso-network of micrometeorological towers for eddy covariance measurements along climate and permafrost gradient across Taiga Plains

2014 1/23 Junsheng Hao (Yungoal, China)
Implementing MODISAzure system in the Cloudf

2014 1/2 Dr Sebastiaan Luysseart (LSCE, France)
Do forests cool the Earth?

2013 10/2 Dr Kyungsoo Yoo (University of Minnesota)
Feedbacks between physical mixing, chemical erosion and carbon-mineral interactions along an earthworm invasion chronosequence

2013 9/8 Sungho Choi (Boston University)
Allometric scaling and resource limitations modeling of forest canopy height and biomass: a model of total aboveground biomass in forest stands

2013 6/28 Dr Taiki Mori (Kyoto University)
Effects of phosphorus application on soil greenhouse gas fluxes and carbon stocks in Acacia mangium plantation in Indonesia

2012 12/27 Keungchang Jang (Kangwon National University)
Mapping evapotranspiration under all sky conditions with MODIS and AMSR-E

2012 12/17 Bryan Yoon (Yale University)
Urban areas can hold significant amount of carbon in vegetation

2012 11/9 Dr Sanghoon Lee (Geoscience Australia)
Quantifying and monitoring vegetation structures with multiple remote sensors

2012 10/5 Dr Hanna Lee (NCAR)
How do physical changes in permafrost influence Arctic carbon cycling? linking observations and modeling

2012 9/27 Dr Youngil Kim (McGill University)
Modelling and experimental analysis of carbon exchange from artificially flooded boreal ecosystem in Quebec, Canada

2012 7/30 Dr Youngkeun Song (Kyoto University)
Estimating vegetation vigor with remote sensing

2012 5/15 Dr Sujong Jeong (Princeton University)
Developing land surface model that improves vegetation response to climate change


Some photos of lab visitors

Prof. Pablo Zarco-Tejada (University of Melbourne)


Jina Jeong (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)


Qu Sai (Wuhan University)


Tobias Schelte (Friedrich-Schiller University, Jena, Germany)


Prof. Dennis Baldocchi (UC Berkeley, USA)


Prof. Taehee Hwang (Indiana University, USA)


Prof. Kazuhito Ichii (Chiba University, Japan)


Hyungsuk Kimm (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA)


Dr. Joe Berry (Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford, USA)


Prof. Yongguang Zhang (Nanjing University, China)


Prof. Elie Bou-Zeid (Princeton University, USA)

Prof. Hiroyuki Muraoka (Gifu University, Japan)

Dr. Hideki Kobayashi and Kazu Icchi (JAMSTEC, Japan) 20170208_152010

Colby Reavis (University of Arkansas, USA)

Dr. Trevor Keenan (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, USA)

Prof. Hyungjun Kim (The University of Tokyo, Japan)

Prof. Xiangming Xiao (University of Oklahoma, USA)

Prof. Yongwon Kim (University of Alaska, Fairbanks)

Dr. Rodrigo Vargas (University of Delaware, USA)

Dr. JiHyun Kim (Indiana University at Bloomington, USA)

Prof. Gayoung Yoo (Kyunghee University, Korea)

Dr. Jonghun Kam (Princeton University, USA)

Dan Fay, Director of Earth and Environment in Microsoft Research

Professor Yongwon Kim (University of Alaska, Fairbanks, USA)

Professor Hyungjun Kim (University of Tokyo, Japan)

Professor Dong Gill Kim (Hawassa University, Ethiopia)

Min Jung Kwon (Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry)

Dr. Youngwook Kim (University of Montana)

Dr. Nobuko Saigusa (National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan) and Dr. Jehn-Yih Juang (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)

Tomoki Ishimaru (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan): OCt 2014

Dr Hideki Kobayashi (JAMSTEC, Japan): July 2014

Dr Saewung Kim (UC Irvine): May 2014

Dr Oliver Sonnentag (U Montreal): February 2014

Junsheng Hao (Yungoal): January 2014

Dr Sebastiaan Luyssaert (LSCE, France): January 2014

Professor Kazuhito Icchi (Fukushima University): January 2014

Professor Kyungsoo Yoo (University of Minnesota): October 2013

* Kyungsoo is the one who wears blue shirt and jean

Sungho Choi (Boston University): September 2013

Dr. Taiki Mori (Kyoto University, Japan): June 2013

Dr. Donggill Kim (Hawassa University, Ethiopia): May 2012

Dr. Shin Nagai (JAMSTEC, Japan): May 2012

Dr. Hideki Kobayashi (JAMSTEC, Japan): July 2011