Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Perry C Oddo



Org Code: 617

Mail Code: 617
Greenbelt, MD 20771



Research Scientist

NASA GSFC | Science Systems and Applications, Inc. - Greenbelt, MD

December 2019 - Present

Associate Scientist, Visiting

NASA GSFC | Universities Space Research Association - Greenbelt, MD

July 2017 - December 2019


NASA GSFC | Science Systems and Applications, Inc. - Greenbelt, MD

October 2016 - May 2017

Research Assistant

Sustainable Climate Risk Management (SCRiM) - University Park, PA

August 2014 - September 2016

Research Analyst

Industrial Economics, Inc. - Cambridge, MA

July 2013 - August 2014

Environmental Specialist III

Triumvirate Environmental, Inc. - Somerville, MA

November 2011 - July 2013


Pennsylvania State University | University Park, PA
- MS, Geosciences
- Advisor: Klaus Keller
- Thesis title: "Accounting for deep uncertainties in sea-level rise and storm surge projections is critical to understanding risk trade-offs"

Franklin & Marshall College | Lancaster, PA
- BA, Environmental Science
- Minor: Geology



Thieme, A., E. Glennie, P. Oddo, et al. S. McCartney, M. Ruid, and A. Anand. 2020. Application of Remote Sensing for Ex ante Decision Support and Evaluating Impact American Journal of Evaluation [10.1177/1098214020962579]

Thieme, A., S. Yadav, P. C. Oddo, et al. J. M. Fitz, S. McCartney, L. King, J. Keppler, G. W. McCarty, and W. D. Hively. 2020. Using NASA Earth observations and Google Earth Engine to map winter cover crop conservation performance in the Chesapeake Bay watershed Remote Sensing of Environment 248 111943 [10.1016/j.rse.2020.111943]

Oddo, P. C., and J. D. Bolten. 2019. The Value of Near Real-Time Earth Observations for Improved Flood Disaster Response Frontiers in Environmental Science 7 [10.3389/fenvs.2019.00127]

Oddo, P., A. Ahamed, and J. Bolten. 2018. Socioeconomic Impact Evaluation for Near Real-Time Flood Detection in the Lower Mekong River Basin Hydrology 5 (2): 23 [10.3390/hydrology5020023]

Oddo, P. C., B. S. Lee, G. G. Garner, et al. V. Srikrishnan, P. M. Reed, C. E. Forest, and K. Keller. 2017. Deep uncertainties in sea-level rise and storm surge projections: Implications for coastal flood risk management Risk Analysis [doi:10.1111/risa.12888]

Ruckert, K. L., P. C. Oddo, and K. Keller. 2017. Impacts of representing sea-level rise uncertainty on future flood risks: An example from San Francisco Bay PloS one 12 (3): e0174666 [10.1371/journal.pone.0174666]


Peredo, J., C. Wayman, B. Whong, et al. A. Thieme, L. R. Kline, S. Yadav, B. Eder, V. Lenske, D. Portillo, S. McCartney, J. Fitz, P. Oddo, J. Keppler, D. Hively, J. Bolten, G. McCarty, and A. Lyon. 2020. UTILIZING LANDSAT AND SENTINEL-2 TO REMOTELY MONITOR AND EVALUATE THE PERFORMANCE OF WINTER COVER CROPS THROUGHOUT MARYLAND ISPRS - International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences XLII-3/W11 125-130 [10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-3-w11-125-2020]