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NASA'S RESEARCH: VOLCANOES

 

 
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CURRENT NASA PROJECTS:

A Volcanic Plume Dispersion Monitoring and Prediction Capability

Analysis of Volcanotectonics Deformation and Volcanic Hazards using Topographic Synthetic Aperture Radar (TOPSAR) and SRTM, Mono Basin, California-Nevada

Application of Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) Data to Volcanic Hazard Mitigation

Development of an LI-Phase GPS Volcano Monitoring System

Eruption Dynamics of Etna Volcano

GPS Measurement of Crustal Deformation

GPS Monitoring of Costa Rican Volcanoes in Different Eruptive Stages

INSAR as a Tool for Anticipating Large Volcanic Eruptions: Prospecting for Deep Magma Reservoirs

Mitigating Volcanic Hazards in Mexico

Monitoring of Volcanogenic CO2-Induced Tree Kills at Mammoth Mountain, California

Monitoring the Hazards of Silicic Volcanoes with Remote Sensing

Monitoring the Hazards of Silicic Volcanoes with Remote Sensing: Pac Rim II Proposal for MASTER and AIRSAR Data over Unzen Volcano, Japan

Post-eruption Hazards of Mt. Pinatubo, The Philippines

Real-Time Predictive Modeling of Hazards from Mauna Loa Lava Flows

Remote Sensing Flight for Volcanic Hazards Assessment, Baja, CA, Mexico

Remote Sensing of Dynamic Volcanic Processes

Space Geodetic Case Studies of Recent Volcanic Events in Alaska

The Use of Digital Topographic Data for the Assessment of Volcanic Hazards

Topographic Monitoring of Mt. Ranier

Transport Regimes of Explosive Eruption Plumes in the North Pacific

Validation and Analysis of SRTM and VCL Data over Tropical Volcanoes

Volcanic Aerosol Sampling using Robotic Aircraft

Volcanic Hazard Products for the Pacific Data Center

Volcano Plume Monitoring using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles


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