HYGEOS is specialized in remote sensing and planetary radiative transfer. Earth observation is our main domain of application. Our services include data processing, analysis and validation of satellite data as well as research and prospective studies to help define system requirements of future instruments.


HYGEOS is specialized in remote sensing and planetary radiative transfer. Earth observation is our main domain of application. Our services include data processing, analysis and validation of satellite data as well as research and prospective studies to help define system requirements of future instruments.

2021/09/03 Looking back to 2020 global aerosol events

HYGEOS contributed to two important annual bulletins that monitor the Earth system: the BAMS (Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society) State of the Climate, and the new WMO (World Meteorological Organization) air quality bulletin. read more

2021/09/01 Start of the HYGEOS-led CAMS2_35 project

The CAMS2_35 project, led by HYGEOS, started on 1st of September 2021. It is part of the Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) programme, funded by the European Union and operated by ECMWF. read more

2021/06/23 HYGEOS contributes to the successful BiCOME proposal

BiCOME (Biodiversity of the Coastal Ocean: Monitoring with Earth Observation) project, led by the Plymouth Marine Laboratory, will start soon after successful negotiations with ESA. read more

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