2024 International Soil Moisture School

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ISMS 2024 Budapest - Summer School


The 2024 International Soil Moisture School will be held July 14 - 17, in Hungary at the Budapest University of Technology and Economy (BME), in the heart of Europe along the shore of the Danube river.
The list of experts who shall deliver the sessions include:
  • Simon Yueh (NASA JPL)
  • Zsofia Kugler (BME)
  • Paul Siqueira (University of Massachusetts)
  • Rajat Bindlish (NASA GSFC)
  • Jeff Walker (Monash University)
  • Mehmet Kurum (University of Georgia)
  • Narendra Das (Michigan State University)
  • Seungbum Kim (NASA JPL)
  • Peter Weston (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, ECMWF )
  • Adriano Camps (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya).
There is no registration fee, but participation will be limited.
The registration fee is provided by GRSS and Fulbright Hungary grant funds.  Accepted participants are only required to finance round trip travel expenses to the school.
The deadline for filling out application form will be May 16, 2024.  
The organizing committee will notify applicants of their acceptance latest by June 5th. 
Please don't do travel arrangements before you get accepted for the school.
Tentative Agenda:
  • Sunday, July 14 starting at 4PM: Registration and evening guest speaker
  • Monday, July 15: Hydrology and radiometry
  • Tuesday, July 16:  In situ measurements and RADAR basics
  • Wednesday, July 17 ending around 1 PM:  GNSS reflectometry and closing