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Michel Verstraete

  • D.Sc.
  • Visiting Professor
  • University of the Witwatersrand
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About

I am developing a library of IDL routines to manipulate and analyse MISR and MISR-HR products to generate quantitative information on the evolution of the environment

Editorships

Environmental Science and Policy

Associate Editor

2011 - 2016(5 years)

Climatic Change

Associate Editor

1992 - 1999(7 years)

Recent publications

  • Differing Responses to Rainfall Suggest More Than One Functional Type of Grassland in South Africa

    • Van den Hoof C
    • Verstraete M
    • Scholes R
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  • Indirect estimation of structural parameters in South African forests using MISR-HR and LiDAR remote sensing data

    • Mahlangu P
    • Mathieu R
    • Wessels K
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Visiting Professor

University of the Witwatersrand

September 2014 - Present

Visiting Professor

University of the Witwatersrand

September 2014 - August 2017(3 years)

Chief Scientist

South African National Space Agency

October 2013 - March 2016(2 years)

Education

Earth, Atmosphere and Planetary Sciences

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

September 1981 - November 1984(3 years)

Meteorology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

September 1976 - June 1978(2 years)

Physique

Université Catholique de Louvain

September 1973 - June 1974(10 months)

Physique

Université Catholique de Louvain

September 1970 - June 1974(4 years)

Co-authors (338)

  • Cheikh Mbow
  • Naveen Shahi