The Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is inviting applications for a PhD position in the area of hyperspectral remote sensing of forest fires.
The Ph.D. research will particularly focus on:
1) Improved characterization of Alaska’s Northern, from Boreas, the Greek god of the north wind.... More forest fuel map including amount, flammability, and moisture content
2) Developing algorithms to scale up fuel maps from local experiment sites to the boreal forest domain of Alaska
To ensure consideration, please apply by April 1, 2019. Visit Department of Geosciences Prospective Student page for details on admission requirement and process.