Earth Sciences Division
Sciences and Exploration Directorate - NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center: Earth Sciences Division - Goddard Applied Sciences Seminar Series

Goddard Applied Sciences

Connecting NASA researchers with interagency activities and partnerships to facilitate practical and innovative uses of Earth observations for societal benefit in six thematic areas:

Upcoming Seminar

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Commercial Applications of Subseasonal-to-Seasonal (S2S) Forecasting
Jan F. Dutton, PhD, MBA | Prescient Weather Ltd.
06.24.24 @ 1 p.m. ET
HYBRID – 33/H114 or Teams

Subseasonal-to-seasonal (S2S) forecasting provides predictions of climate conditions at weeks- to months-lead time.  Dr. Jan F. Dutton will discuss the World Climate Service (https:/ technology in place to provide customers S2S forecast support.  Dr. Dutton will present his view of the current commercial S2S landscape including other products and infrastructure, and discuss a few specific applications, including long-range forecasting for commodity trading and early warning system applications.

Dr. Jan F. Dutton is the CEO of Prescient Weather Ltd. Dr. Dutton has previously held positions at Weather Ventures, Earth Networks, Storm Exchange, Schneider Electric, and DTN. He has a research background in interannual climate variability using regional climate models. Dr. Dutton holds a PhD in Meteorology and MBA from Penn State.

Past Seminars

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An All-of-Society Approach to Protecting Communities from Extreme Heat
Juli Trtanj | NOAA Climate Program Office

►Recording is available upon request. Contact

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Towards a Dynamic Data Driven Wildfire Digital Twin: Impacts on Deforestation, Air Quality, and Climate
Milton Halem, PhD | University of Maryland, Baltimore County

►Recording is available upon request. Contact

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Toward a Livable Planet Observatory
Nagaraja Rao Harshadeep, PhD | The World Bank

►Recording is available upon request. Contact

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50 Years and Counting: The Landsat Legacy and New Capabilities Offered by Landsat Next
Bruce Cook, PhD | NASA Goddard

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Current State of Climate Research in Economics and Finance
Francisco E. Ilabaca, PhD | U.S. Department of Treasury, Office of Financial Research

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