Committee Room 4
Meeting started on Wednesday 9 July at 10.39am. Ended at 12.12pm
Jane Rumble, Head of Polar Regions Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Henry Burgess, Deputy Head of Polar Regions Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Martin Molloy, Senior Executive Officer, United Nations, OSCE and Arctic Policy, Ministry of Defence; and Debbie Brothers, Deputy Head of Bilateral Relations, NATO and Europe Policy, Ministry of Defence
Devil’s Canyon, AK - LiDAR point cloud texture rendered using high resolution digital ortho-photography, displayed over the same ortho-photography draped over Digital Terrain Model (DTM) data generated from the same LiDAR dataset.
These images were built using QT Modeler v 8.0… To borrow an expression from Napoleon Dynamite, flippin sweet software!
A quote from Jay Cable about Devil’s Canyon - “Class V+, death water!”
Article giving kudos to Mitch@GINA for excellent support of UAF snow researcher Matthew Sturm this last winter.
We have received 2m DEMs derived from DigitalGlobe imagery for the EPSCoR Alaska ACE test cases. Here is one example. Can you guess where this is located?
GOES-14 SRSOR: severe thunderstorms over the central Plains
From the CIMSS Satellite Blog:
The GOES-14 satellite continued to be in Super Rapid Scan Operations for GOES-R (SRSOR) mode on 11 May 2014, capturing the development of thunderstorms along a dryline that stretched from the Texas Panhandle into far southwestern Kansas. As a southward-moving cold front intersected this dryline, McIDAS images of 1-minute interval GOES-14 0.63 µm visible channel data… read more
Interesting post by our colleagues in Madison, Wisconsin.