OSST-2017 Meeting

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18-20 September 2017
18 September 2017 to 20 September 2017
Arlington, VA

Brief Agenda

Full Agenda


Abstract Submission

Deadline:  September 8


  • Final recommendations  for Aquarius V5 data release
  • Evaluations of V4.6 testbed version
    • Cal/Val
    • Science analyses



Day 1  (Monday 18 Sept)  Algorithms, calibration and validation

  • Algorithm description and discussion
  • Cal/Val analyses

Day 2 (Tuesday 19 Sept)  Science results

  • Science analyses (V4.0 and V4.6)
  • SMAP and SMOS results

Day 3 (Wednesday 20 Sept)   Discussion and recommendations

  • Algorithm or calibration open issues
  • Additional evaluations prior to V5 release
  • Documentation
  • Ongoing OSST science objectives and plans


Remote Meeting Access

Join by phone

Meeting number (access code): 906 737 850

510-210-8882 (USA Toll)

Global call-in numbers

Local: 818-354-4044

Toll free: 844-575-9329

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Lodging Information

Cut off date:  August 30

Hilton Chrystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport

2399 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202

A special rate of $231/pp has been contracted with the Hilton.
This rate is available 3 days prior and 3 days post workshop.

Book your lodging here.


Instructions for calling in your lodging reservation:

Phone: 703-418-6800

You will need the Group Name: OSST Meeting.

Hotel cut-off date is August 28, 2017.