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Professor Martin Wooster

Biographical details

Physicist and Earth Observation (EO) scientist, leading research in two strands (i) Earth Observation and (ii) biomass burning and its impact on landscapes, air quality and climate. Based at King’s College London and also a Director within NERC’s National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO), providing UK’s National Capability in satellite remote sensing. A co-director within the Leverhulme Center for Wildfires Environment and Society. Formerly a DfID Scientific Civil Servant, delivering practical use of satellite data for improving management of natural resources in developing countries. 

Types of External academic engagement - Contribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

EUMETSAT Meteosat Third Generation system – Europe’s next geostationary meteorological satellite mission (launch 2015)

Martin Wooster (Member)
2001 → …

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Contribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Science team member for MSG SEVIRI and BIRD HSRS instruments

Martin Wooster (Member)
2001 → …

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Contribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Types of Business and Community - Work on advisory panel to industry or government or non-government organisation

AATSR Science Advisory Group, reporting to DEFRA

Martin Wooster (Advisor)
2001 → …

Activity: OtherTypes of Business and Community - Work on advisory panel to industry or government or non-government organisation

Types of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

NERC Steering Committees for Field Spectroscopy Facility

Martin Wooster (Member)
2001 → …

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

NERC Steering Committees for Airborne Remote Sensing Facility

Martin Wooster (Member)
2001 → …

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

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