Internship Location: Silver Springs, MD
Internship Date: Summer 2018
Hilding holds a Bachelor’s in Physics from The University of Texas at El Paso. He has prior experience as a geospatial intelligence analyst in the U.S. Army and attended the Measurements and Signals Intelligence (MASINT) course with Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) in Washington D.C.
Synopsis: The goal of this research is to improve and further develop and enable the use of remote sensing products from NOAA and NASA for urban-scale health applications, primarily extreme heat and the urban heat island (UHI) effect monitoring.