A ceremony was held on September 22, 2017 at Goddard Space Flight Center, presenting awards to six outstanding JCET members.
L to R: Tamas Varnai, Jae Lee, Jasper Lewis, Glenn Wolfe, Yujie Wang
Not shown: Brock Blevins
Best Senior Author Publication:
Citation: For an exceptional and important paper entitled “Overview of MPLNET Version 3 Cloud Detection”.
Reference: Lewis, J.R., J.R. Campbell, E.J. Welton, S.A. Stewart, and P.C. Haftings, 2016: Overview of MPLNET Version 3
Cloud Detection, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 2113-2134, https://doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0190.1
Special Recognition Award:
Citation: For outstanding support of the TSIS-1 mission development.
Outstanding Performance - Technical or Field Campaign Support:
Citation: For outstanding performance in design, development, and implementation of a new NASA system for quantifying carbon
fluxes in the atmosphere; the CARbon Airborne Flux Experiment (CARAFE).
Outstanding Performance – Science Software Development
Citation: For excellence in supporting various aspects of development and implementation of the MAIAC algorithm.
Best Science Highlight:
Citation: For concisely and clearly summarizing an exciting and somewhat unexpected observation from very far away.
Outstanding Performance – Outreach
Citation: For his contribution to expanding the global reach of NASA earth science.