Vegetation Index
& Phenology Lab.

...Understanding a piece of the Earth system
   newsletter    contact us     help     login
News & Events

CO2 at an unprecedented level. Read The human race has broken another record on its race to ecological and climate disaster

Release of VIIRS Vegetation Index Products
The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) announced the availability of the new NASA-produced Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (S-NPP) Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Vegetation Indices Version 1 data products (VNP13s). More info..

We are now offering an advanced Remote Sensing course (ABE 485/585 "Remote Sensing Data and Methods"). The course will cover the major Earth System Data (land) records, their provenance, generating science algorithms, characteristics, validation, and how to effectively and correctly use these records in global change and climate change research, and more.

The Arid Land Phenomics Institute, University of Arizona Maricopa Agricultural Center and NSF are organizing a workshop at Maricopa Ag. Center about "Field Based High Throughput Phenotyping [HTP]. March 12-15, 2018". More info at
See Agenda at This is an NSF-funded, four-day, hands-on training workshop and is being offered to provide opportunities for participants to acquire a foundation in principles of Field Based High Throughput Phenotyping. Instructors from USDA-ARS, University of Arizona, and more will provide participants comprehensive exposure to field phenomics in action. There are no fees, but participants are responsible for travel and accommodation costs.

1177 E. 4th Street, Shantz Building, Room 501
VIP Research Group
The University of Arizona | Tucson, AZ USA 85721-0036

Contact us | Accessibility | Privacy