OES Electronic Newsletter Volume 5, Number 31

Nominations Sought for the NOAA David Johnson Award

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is seeking nominations for the NOAA David Johnson Award. Presented by the National Space Club, the award is given to young professionals who have developed an innovative application of earth observation satellite data (alone or in combination with non-satellite data) that is, or could be, used for operational purposes to assess and/or predict atmospheric, oceanic or terrestrial conditions.

Nominations may be submitted for individuals or groups and the deadline is 1 December 2008.

Nominees must be a U.S. citizen, national or permanent resident and not more than 40 years old on 31 December 2008.

For more information go to http://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/News/nesdis_news.html.

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Send comments regarding this newsletter to the editor, Dr. Diane DiMassa, ddimassa@ieee.org