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  • New publication!
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-05-18 at 06:41

    The article “Machine Learning Automatic Model Selection Algorithm for Oceanic Chlorophyll-a Content Retrieval” by Katalin Blix and Torbjørn Eltoft has been published in Remote Sensing as part of the Special Issue Remote Sensing of Ocean Colour. Abstract: Ocean Color remote sensing has a great importance in monitoring of aquatic environments. The number of optical imaging sensors onboard satellites […]

  • Upcoming PhD defense – Jakob Grahn
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-05-15 at 13:45

    Jakob Grahn will defend his thesis “Multi-frequency radar remote sensing of sea ice” for the PhD degree 8 June 2018. Information about time and place will follow. […]

  • PhD Position in the area of Scalable Computing and Deployment for Earth Observation Applications
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-05-03 at 12:34

    The Department of Physics and Technology announces a vacant PhD position in the area of Scalable Computing and Deployment for Earth Observation Applications at UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Physics and Technology. The position is affiliated to Centre for Integrated Remote Sensing and Forecasting for Arctic Operations […]

  • New Publication!
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-05-02 at 09:26

    The article “Effect of Wind Direction and Incidence Angle on Polarimetric SAR Observations of Slicked and Unslicked Sea Surfaces” has been accepted for publication in Remote Sensing of Environment. The authors are Stine Skrunes (UiT), Camilla Brekke (UiT), Cathleen E. Jones (JPL), Martine M. Espeseth (UiT), and Benjamin Holt (JPL). Abstract: The objective of this […]

  • PhD Student Johannes Lohse was attending the EGU April this year.
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-05-02 at 09:20

    Johannes Lohse presenting his poster at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018, in Vienna in April: https://egu2018.eu/home.htm […]

  • CIRFA seminar 26 april, 14:00-15:00
    by Thomas Kræmer on 2018-04-23 at 15:43

    CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar where Line Steinbakk from Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT) presents the KSAT oil spill detection service. Speakers Line Steinbakk – Director Programs Jon Christian Richards – Quality Manager -TEOS Ole Morten Karlsen – Remote Sensing Specialist KSAT provides near real time oil spill detection services to clients worldwide. The servic […]

  • CIRFA Annual Report 2017
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-04-16 at 09:36

    The CIRFA Annual Report 2017 is available for download: […]

  • CIRFA seminar 21 March, 11h00-11h45
    by Thomas Kræmer on 2018-03-20 at 20:24

    CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar where Richard Hall from Statoil will talk about “The role of satellite imagery in the information toolbox” Date: Wednesday 21 March 2018 at 11h00-11h45 Venue: CIRFA, SIVA Innovation Centre (Forskningsparken), Tromsø Online: https://connect.uninett.no/cirfa-seminar/ &nbs […]

  • Trodde du?/Did you think?
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-03-08 at 11:14

    From March 8, the the exhibition ‘Trodde Du’ in Tromsø town shows 15 women, among them Prof. Camilla Brekke, and their professions at UiT. The exhibition is part of the UiT 50 year anniversary and will be extended to 50 women in the fall. https://uit.no/50/trodde-du Utstilling Trodde Du?Idé: Kathrin H. Hopmann. Design: Torger Grytå. Foto: […]

  • CIRFA seminar 8 March: Edmond Hansen and Signe Aaboe
    by Ellen Ingeborg Hætta on 2018-02-26 at 06:50

    CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar where Edmond Hansen from Multiconsult in Tromsø will talk about innovation and application of remote sensing products, and Signe Aaboe from the Norwegian Meteorological Institute will talk about satellite-based sea ice products. Date: Thursday 8 March 2018 at 14h00-15h00 Venue: CIRFA, SIVA Innovation Centre (Forskningsparken), Tromsø [map] Online: https://connect.uninett.no/cirfa-seminar/ Innovation […]