Daniel S. Kimes

Daniel S. Kimes
Daniel S. Kimes
Birthdate
1953/02/22
Birthplace
Columbus, OH, USA
Associated organizations
NASA
Awards
IEEE Browder J. Thompson Memorial Prize Paper Award

Biography

Daniel S. Kimes was born in Columbus, Ohio, on February 22, 1953. He received the B. S. degree in wildlife biology from Colorado State University, Fort Collins, in 1975, the M. S. degree in remote sensing from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1976, and the Ph.D. degree in earth resources from Colorado State University in 1979.

In 1979 he was employed at NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Earth Resources Branch, Greenbelt, Maryland, where he has been engaged in mathematical modeling of visible, near infrared, and thermal infrared radiation interactions with vegetation.

Dr. Kimes is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and Phi Kappa Phi.