CURRENT PROJECTS

Bio-Optical Properties and Remote Sensing of Coastal Waters


Project: Cooperative Remote Sensing Science and Technology Center (CREST)
Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Period: 2002-2011

Partial reports>
  Aug-2010  |  Feb-2010  |  Aug-2009  |  Feb-2009  |  
                              Aug-2008  |  Feb-2008  |  Aug-2007  |  Feb-2007  |  


Remote Sensing and Bio-Optical Properties of Benthic Habitats


Project: Center for Subsurface Sensing and Imaging Systems (CenSSIS)
Agency: National Science Foundation
Period: 2000-2010

Partial reports>  2008  |  2007  |  2006


Developing a protocol to use remote sensing as a cost effective tool to monitor contamination of mangrove wetlands


Agency: Sea Grant College Program at University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez
Period: June 2006-September 2009
(Now on a non-cost extension)

Partial reports>  2009  |  2008  |  2007


 COMPLETED PROJECTS

Monitoring Nutrients in the San Juan Bay Estuary using Hyperspectral Remote Sensing

Agency: Puerto Rico Water Resources and Environmental Research Institute
Period: March 2005-December 2008


Final Report            Luis Campos Ph.D. Thesis


Environmental Database for Puerto Mosquito Bay in Vieques

Agency: University of Puerto Rico Sea Grant College Program
Period: 2003-2007

Final Report

Bio-Optical Properties of Mesoscale Eddies in the Caribbean Waters

Project: Characterization of Mesoscale Eddies in the Caribbean Sea
Agency: Office of Naval Research
Period: 2003-2007

Final Report

Effects of Rivers Discharge on the Spatial and Temporal Variability of Colored Dissolved Organic Matter and Cyanobacteria in Mayaguez Bay, Puerto Rico

Agency: Research and Development Center at UPRM
Period: January 2005-January 2006

Summary


Remote Sensing of Coastal Environments

Project: Tropical Center for Earth and Space Studies (TCESS)
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Period: 1995-2005

Final Report


Bio-Optical Properties of Coral Reefs

Project: Characterization of Water Optical Properties in Coral Reefs
Agency: Department of Natural Resources of Puerto Rico
Period: 2000-2001 and 2004-2005

Final Report


Bio-Optical Properties of Mayaguez Bay

Project: Monitoring the Water Quality Parameters of Mayaguez Bay
Agency: Puerto Rico Water Resources and Environmental Research Institute
Period: 2001-2004

Final Report


Development and Validation of Bio-Optical Algorithms in Coastal Waters

Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Period: 1999-2002

Final Report