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  • EPIC and Lead Scientist Herman Featuring at HuffPo!

    Watch A Year Flash Before Your Eyes From 1M Miles Away
    Popular news website The Huffington Post published a story and video about the one year old EPIC mission featuring JCET Faculty Member Jay Herman. Watch the amazing video!
    Posted: July 25, 2016 11:53 AM
  • JCET Research Cover Story

    The European Physical Journal, March 2016
    The publication of test results of general relativity using the LARES and LAGEOS satellites and a GRACE Earth gravity model was featured on the cover of the March 2016 issue of The European...
    Posted: July 19, 2016 2:47 PM
  • JCET works with Northwest Indian College

    Intergenerational Search for "Martian Ice"
    Dr. Hoban and Northwest Indian College Professor Gary Brandt gave a week-long workshop entitled "Family-friendly Programming" to educators from Native American schools near Bellingham, Wa, June...
    Posted: July 15, 2016 8:31 AM
  • “Smog Blog” run by UMBC students

    A go-to air quality reference for a national audience!
    When Jill Engel-Cox Ph.D. ’04, marine-estuarine environmental sciences, started the Smog Blog in 2003, it served as “kind of an online lab notebook,” she says. In the early 2000s, there were...
    Posted: July 1, 2016 8:37 AM
  • LAGEOS - 40 Years of Reflection

    Space Geodesy Project hosts anniversary event
    Satellite Laser Ranging (SLR) is the most accurate geodetic distance-measuring technique developed in the 60’s. The travel time of ultra short laser pulses (few picoseconds), from a ground-based...
    Posted: May 18, 2016 9:21 AM
  • Dr. Shuman presents Antarctic Peninsula Research

    More about NASA and Earth Day
    Dr. Christopher Shuman presented ongoing change studies from the Antarctic Peninsula at the Spring Research Forum. Learn more about how NASA is celebrating Earth Day! 
    Posted: April 18, 2016 2:49 PM
  • Undergrad Researchers take a Sustainability Focus at URCAD

    Does Canada's Wildfire Smoke Affect Baltimore Air Quality?
    Shelbi Tippett Remote Sensing Monitoring of Canadian Wildfire Smoke and its Impact on Baltimore Air Quality Mentor: Ruben Delgado Presentation: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 UC 310 | 2:00 p.m....
    Posted: April 15, 2016 1:17 PM
  • Margo Young wins Employee of the Quarter Award

    UMBC Recognizes Outstanding JCET Staff Member
    I started with UMBC over 8 years ago as a Business Specialist with the GEST and JCET Centers, promoted to Business Manager 3 years later.  I now manage all of GPHI and some of the JCET faculty...
    Posted: April 13, 2016 2:33 PM
  • Eclipse as Seen from DSCOVR

    See this unique view!
    Dr. Jay R. Herman made this movie from the still images obtained by the spacecraft DSCOVR.  The view is unique to DSCOVR. The dark region is the shadow of the Moon on the surface of the earth a...
    Posted: March 18, 2016 1:50 PM
  • UMBC at the 2016 Ocean Sciences mtg in New Orleans, LA

    At the biannual Ocean Science meeting, this year in New Orleans, Louisiana, Dr. Kevin Turpie hosted a community-wide Town Hall on Tues, Feb 23 regarding coastal and inland aquatic remote sensing...
    Posted: March 9, 2016 3:58 PM