volcanic mapping

UAS-based acquisition pattern over the Santiaguito Lava Dome, Guatemala. Figure: Zorn et al., 2020.

Monitoring Volcanoes Using UAVs

Mark Altaweel

With the increase usage of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, scientists now have a powerful tool to map active volcanoes safely.

Using Satellite Imagery to Track Volcanic Ash Clouds

Caitlin Dempsey

Researchers have developed an algorithm that can distinguish between volcanic and non-volcanic clouds using high-resolution satellite imagery.

Sentinel-5P Tracking Emissions from Hawaii’s Kīlauea Volcano

Caitlin Dempsey

Researchers are using data from the Sentinel-5P satellite to map out sulphur dioxide emissions from Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano.