Sarah Elizabeth Ringerud

Sarah Elizabeth Ringerud

  • POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE
  • 301.614.5496
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 612
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
  • Brief Bio

    Sarah Ringerud received her B.S. in Mathematics and Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the M.S. and Ph.D from Colorado State University. Research interests include remote sensing of the global hydrologic cycle, atmospheric radiation, radiative transfer modeling, and surface emissivity retrieval and modeling. Recent research is focused on precipitation algorithm development for satellite passive microwave sensors as part of the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) algorithm teams. Sarah currently specializes in retrievals over land and understanding of dynamic surface conditions from a radiometric perspective.

    Research Interests

    Remote Sensing

    Global Hydrologic Cycle

    Precipitation

    Radiative Transfer

    Atmospheric Radiation

    Surface Emissivity Retrieval and Modeling

    Positions/Employment

    7/2019 - Present

    Assistant Research Scientist

    University of Maryland, College Park, MD

    Brief Bio

    Sarah Ringerud received her B.S. in Mathematics and Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the M.S. and Ph.D from Colorado State University. Research interests include remote sensing of the global hydrologic cycle, atmospheric radiation, radiative transfer modeling, and surface emissivity retrieval and modeling. Recent research is focused on precipitation algorithm development for satellite passive microwave sensors as part of the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) algorithm teams. Sarah currently specializes in retrievals over land and understanding of dynamic surface conditions from a radiometric perspective.

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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