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Hyperspectral Imager for the Coastal Ocean (HICO)

Third Users Meeting

Washington DC, USA -- May 7-8, 2014

Meeting organizers
  • Curtiss Davis, CEOAS, Oregon State University
  • Mary Kappus, RSD, Naval Research Laboratory
  • William Stefanov, NASA Space Station Science Program
Meeting Overview

This meeting provided an overview of the status and performance of HICO, outlined details on HICO data distribution and analysis, presented applications of HICO data, and fostered discussions on hyperspectral atmospheric correction challenges. The meeting presentations are available from the agenda below.

The HICO meeting was held immediately following the International Ocean Color Research Team (OCRT) Meeting (May 5-7, 2014) which ended at noon on Wednesday May 7.

Forty-one people attended the meeting. The list of attendees follows the agenda below.


Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel
8777 Georgia Avenue • Silver Spring, MD 20910 • USA


Wednesday, May 7
1:00 Welcome and introductions - Curt Davis
1:30 Overview of HICO status and operations - Mary Kappus
2:00 Overview of OSU HICO website and products - Jasmine Nahorniak
2:30 NASA data distribution - Sean Bailey
3:00 Break
3:20 Discussions
4:00 Adjourn
4:00 - 6:00 Internal NASA/NRL/OSU meeting
Thursday, May 8
8:30 Day 2 Introduction
8:40 HICO products for Western Australia - Lachlan McKinna
9:20 Use of HICO in the Southern Benguela: Saldanha Bay case study - Marie Smith
9:40 HICO geolocation - Marcos Montes
10:00 Break
10:30 NRL remote sensing HICO products and results - Wes Moses
11:00 Applications of HICO data for coastal water quality - Darryl Keith
11:30 Cloud shadow atmospheric correction and IOPs - ZhongPing Lee
12:00 Lunch
1:20 Analysis of HICO data for rivers and algal blooms - Curt Davis
1:40 CASIS sponsored HICO tool development - James Goodman
2:00 HICO atmospheric correction discussion - Curt Davis
3:00 Adjourn

List of Attendees

Steve Ackleson, NRL
Robert Arnone, University of Southern Mississippi
Sean Bailey, OBPG, NASA GSFC
Brian Barnes, University of South Florida
Paula Bontempi, NASA
Jennifer Bowers, Affiliation omitted
Jeffrey Bowles, NRL
Fang Cao, University of Georgia Joan Cleveland, ONR
Padmanava Dash, Mississippi State University
Curtiss Davis, Oregon State University
Gene Feldman, OBPG, NASA GSFC
Bryan Franz, OBPG, NASA GSFC
Bo-Cai Gao, NRL
James Goodman, HySpeed Computing LLC
Melissa Higgins, NASA
Chuanmin Hu, University of South Florida
Mati Kahru, University of California, San Diego
Mary Kappus, RSD, NRL
Darryl Keith, EPA
Mark Kolodner, Applied Physics Lab
Raphael Kudela, University of California, Santa Cruz
Norman Kuring, OBPG, NASA GSFC
Julietta Lafarge, Affiliation omitted
ZhongPing Lee, University of Massachusetts Boston
Lachlan McKinna, Curtin University, Australia
Marcos Montes, NRL
Frank Morring, Jr., Aviation Week & Space Technology
Wesley Moses, NRL
Jasmine Nahorniak, Oregon State University
Norm Nelson, University of California, Santa Barbara
Sherry Palacios, University of California, Santa Cruz
Patty Pratt, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
Chris Proctor, SeaBASS, NASA
Julie Robinson, NASA
Wayne Slade, Sequoia Scientific
Marie Smith, University of Cape Town, South Africa
William Stefanov, NASA Space Station Science Program
Kevin Turpie, NASA
Jeremy Werdell, NASA
Ryan (please check name), Affiliation omitted