Hurricane research with GNSS data - Electrical and Computer Engineering

Under the direction of an assigned Principal Investigator/Faculty from the Central Florida Remote Sensing Lab, the student will provide General Research Support under the assigned research project (which involves the study of traveling ionospheric disturbances triggered by severe weather events). The research requires a minimum of 10 hs/week, for at least 1 semester.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/10/2022 - End Date: 4/27/2022

Students Needed

Type of Project


Student Responsibilities

Assist Principal Investigators (PIs) in research focusing on GNSS data Perform analysis and modeling of ionospheric amplitude and phase scintillation from the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) Perform analysis and modeling of ionospheric Total Electron Content (TEC) from the GNSS Network Perform analysis and modeling from Earth Observing Satellites, such as the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite Learn to code in Matlab and Python Write codes to do data analysis Participate in research meetings and collaborations Research relevant literature Report results as necessary Perform research in a timely manner

Time Commitment

10 hs/week hour(s)

Student Requirements


Interested in Working With the Following Programs

For EXCEL URE Students Only

Additional Notes

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 10-04-2021
  • Research Categories:
    • Engineering
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes