Sea Surface Salinity Estimates for Climate Change Studies - 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. The project involves the modeling the rain impact on sea surface salinity (SSS) data from Earth observing satellites. 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 microwave remote sensing data Perform analysis and modeling of SSS data from Earth Observing satellites, such as: Aquarius, SMOS and SMAP Perform analysis and modeling of SSS data from in-situ instruments, such as from: SPURS-2 field campaign. 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