Freely available training materials for anyone wishing to understand how to use and interpret satellite data.
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Our Case Studies can be found in our Image Library.
For an introduction on how to interpret Metesat (MSG) imagery see the MSG Interpretation Guide
Medicanes: Case Study of a Tropical Storm in the Mediterranean
03 June 2009
The objective of this lecture is to present a case study of a tropical storm-like cyclone in the Mediterranean (from October 2007) and to initiate a discussion on the fine line between tropical and extratropical cyclones.
Satellite Monitoring of Convection around the Mediterranean
14 May 2009
The main objective of the presentation is to review the 'ingredients approach' for nowcasting convection.
Detection of Ash and SO2 Clouds from Mt Etna
02 February 2009
The objectives of this presentation are to inform the participants how volcanic ash and sulphur dioxide (SO2) can be detected from space.
Fire and Smoke Detection in the Mediterranean Region
23 January 2009
The main objective of this lecture is to present an overview of Earth Observation (EO) techniques for fire detection.
Dust Outbreaks over the Mediterranean
19 January 2009
The main objective of the presentation is to show the classical weather system transporting dust towards Europe.
Local Winds in the Mediterranean seen in satellite images
13 January 2009
The main objective of the presentation is to give an overview of regional winds in the Mediterranean.