Tag: Satellites

A closer look at Satellite Application Facilities with SAF Network Manager, Lothar Schüller

Meet Lothar Schüller. Lothar’s role at EUMETSAT is "Satellite Application Facility (SAF) Network Manager" - what’s a SAF, you say? Lothar reveals all during our chat.

/ 12 August 2019

Life as a EUMETSAT fellow – Peter Weston shares his experience with us

You might remember our spring article in which we delved into EUMETSAT fellowships and what exactly they are.

/ 1 August 2019

Exploring the data archive with Lothar Wolf at EUMETSAT

Lothar Wolf has been working as Data Service Competence Area Manager at EUMETSAT for over 15 years. We went to explore the data archive with him, where he described to us what his job entails and explained the variety of...

/ 1 June 2019

Relive the experience of the Atmosphere MOOC

All course material is now accessible through a new website

/ 22 May 2019

EUMETSAT attends 2019 Living Planet Symposium

Last week, Milan welcomed thousands of scientists, educators, industry experts and students to the city for the triennial “Living Planet Symposium” event, held at the MiCo – Milano Congressi exhibition space.

/ 21 May 2019

Geostationary Interferometric Infrared Sounder data available now on EUMETCast

The China Meteorological Administration's FY-4A satellite is now delivering the first operational data from onboard the Hyperspectral Infrared Sounder (GIIRS) as of yesterday, 24 April.

/ 25 April 2019

Another eventful year for our planet in 2018

It's that time again where we compile satellite imagery from across the globe to create an overview of the previous year's weather events as seen from space.

/ 1 March 2019

Underwater imaging enhanced with the help of Sentinel-3

In this recent case study, the authors present us with a crucial feature of ocean colour satellites: they can be used to measure light attenuation within a water column (an imagined column of water going from the surface of the sea, rivers or...

/ 19 February 2019

The last leg of the Polarstern’s journey

The students following the Polarstern have provided us with one final report on what the vessel encountered on the way to its final destination: Cape Town.

/ 20 December 2018