ESTO Lidar Technologies Strategy Update (2015-16)

The NASA Earth Science Technology Office (ESTO) is in the process of updating its investment strategy in the area of lidar technologies. The last ESTO lidar strategy was documented in 2006 and is available here ( This strategy update (nearly a decade after the previous one) is intended to update the state of the art in lidar technologies and capture new and emerging required technology capabilities to enable NASA's Earth science measurement goals.

ESTO invites the community to submit input electronically via this website for consideration. ESTO has also scheduled a community forum for January 27, 2016, in Columbia, MD, for the community to present their input. To register for this event, please visit Details about the agenda will be available soon.

For questions regarding this activity, contact Dr. Azita Valinia.

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