Talk: Monitoring the Environment from space - BNSS

Event date: 16th January 2024 at: 7.30 pm (zoom only)

Speaker: Dr Robin Wilson

Dr Robin Wilson is a freelance academic and data scientist with a PhD in satellite imaging and complex systems simulation. Hundreds of satellites orbit the Earth every day, collecting data that is used for monitoring almost all aspects of the environment. This talk will introduce to you the world of satellite imaging, take you beyond the ‘pretty pictures’ to the scientific data behind them, and show you how the data can be applied to monitor plant growth, air pollution and more.