Proceedings of the Second APEIS Capacity Building Workshop on Integrated Environmental Monitoring of Asia-Pacific Region

 

November 27-28, Sydney, Australia

 

 

Sponsored jointly by

Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan

The Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN)

 

Organized jointly by

CSIRO Earth Observation Centre (EOC), Australia

National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), Japan

Institute of Geographical Science & Natural Resources Research (IGSRR), CAS

Centre for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing (CRISP), National University of Singapore

 

Contents

 

 

Official opening Session

Chair: David L B Jupp

9:00-9:20

 

 

 

9:20-9:40

 

 

9:40-10:00

 

Opening Ceremony

 

 

Representative of CSIRO, Australia

Representative of Global Environment Bureau, Ministry of the Environment, Japan

 

Scope of the workshop on APIES-IEM network
Masataka Watanabe, NIES,
Japan

 

Memorial Photo and Coffee Break

Session 1:

Chair:  Edward King

 

 

10:0010:25

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:25:10:50

 

 

10:50-11:15

 

 

11:15-11:40

 

 

11:40-12:00

Regional Integrative Models

25 minute presentations, 5 minutes questions

 

 

a) MODIS BRDF, Status and Potential Albedo & NBAR for future DB

b) MODIS Landcover and Landcover Dynamics (not presented at meeting)

David Jupp, CSIRO Atmospheric Research, Australia

on behalf of Crystal Schaaf, Alan Strahler, FengGao, XiaowenLi,
Mark Friedl, XiaoyangZhang, John Hodges, Anne Marie Schneider
Department of Geography, Boston University

 

Model-Data Fusion: New integrative approaches
Pep Canadell, Global Carbon Project, Australia

 

NIES Integrated Catchment Environmental (NICE) Model

 Tadanobu NAKAYAMA, NIES, Japan

 

Surface Erosion type of Sediment Yield Model

Shogo Murakami, NIES, Japan

 

Summary by Chair and Discussion

 

 

 

Session 2:

Chair:  Masataka Watanabe

13:30-14:00

 

 

14:00-14:20

 

 

14:20-14:40

 

 

14:40-15:00

 

 

15:00-15:20

 

 

15:20-15:40

 

Session 3:
Chair: Pep Canadell


16:00-16:20

 

 


16:20-16:40

 

 

 

 

16:40-17:00

 



17:00-17:20

MODIS Network & its Application

20 minute presentations, 5 minutes questions


Outcomes of NASA Direct Broadcast meeting, Hawaii 2003  
Edward King, CSIRO, Australia

MODIS Network Data Activities in Australia
Ian Grant, Aust Bureau of
Meteorology, Australia

 

MODIS Network Data Activities in China
Xiaolei Zhang , CAS,
China

 

MODIS Network Data Activities in Singapore
Liew Soo Chin, CRISP, NUS,
Singapore

 

Estimate the Water Level and Volume of Dongting Lake by using MODIS Data

Satoshi KAMEYAMA, NIES, Japan

 

Summary by Chair and discussion

 

 

 APEIS-Flux & Research Activities

 

Water, Heat and CO2 Transferring over Various Ecosystems in China based on APEIS-Flux Data
Qinxue WANG et.al., NIES Japan
 
Water, Heat and CO2 Transferring over a Salinized Desert in the Arid Area of North-west China based on APEIS-Flux Data

Yan Li, et al., CAS, China

 

Water and Heat Transferring over a Agro-ecosystem in the North China Plain based on APEIS-Flux Data

Yi Luo, et al. CAS, China

Methodology for Environmental Degradation and Disaster

 Shaukan Ali Awan, Pakistan


Summary by Chair and discussion

 

 

Session  4:
Chair: Helen Cleugh

9:00-9:30


9:30-10:00


10:00-10:20



10:20-10:40

10:40-11:00


11:00-11:20


Session 5:
Chair: Jiyuan LIU

13:30-13:40

 

 


13:40-14:05


14:05-14:30

 

 

14:30-14:55

 

 

 

14:55-15:20

 

 

Closing Session

Chair: Masataka Watanabe

16:00-17:30

 

Land Use Change, Carbon Cycle and MODIS Validation


IGBP-IHDP-WCRP Global Carbon Project
Pep Canadell, Global Carbon
Project, Australia


Land Use/Cover Changes and Carbon Cycle in China  

Jiyuan Liu , CAS, China

Land Cover Changes in Asia-Pacific Region based on NOAA and MODIS Data
Masayuki Tamura, NIES, Japan

 
The OzFlux network and MODIS validation
Helen Cleugh, CSIRO, Australia

Flux measurements in complex terrain
John Finnigan, CSIRO, Australia

Summary by Chair and discussion


 
APEIS-IEM Collaboration and
Capacity Building

Collaboration in Capacity Building between APN and APEIS

Yukihiro Imanari, APN Secretariat, Japan

Great Asian Mountian Assessment (GAMA)
Jian LIU, CAS,
China

 

Land Use/Cover Change for South East Asia: Malaysian Case Study
Lam Kuok Choy, PAGASA,
Malaysia

Remote Sensing Applications in the Philippines

Flaviana D Hilario, Philippines

 

Environmental Monitoring by Satellite Remote Sensing Data in Lao

Sithong Thongmanivong, Laos

 

Summary by Chair and Discussion

 

 

Plenary and Concluding session

Report from chair of each session