Sergii Skakun

Assistant Research Professor

Areas of Interest:
  • Remote sensing
  • Agricultural monitoring
  • Machine learning in remote sensing
  • Disaster monitoring and risk assessment
Degrees
  • PhD Computer Science, Space Research Institute NASU-SSAU (Ukraine), 2005
  • MS Applied Mathematics, National Technical University of Ukraine “Kiev Polytechnic Institute”, 2004
  • BS Applied Mathematics, National Technical University of Ukraine “Kiev Polytechnic Institute”, 2002
International Member of the CEOS Working Group on Information Systems and Services (WGISS), 2005-2013
International Expert of the UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office in Ukraine, 2010-2013
National Referee for the Regional Intel ISEF Competition in Ukraine (Computer Science section), 2011-2012
Professional Scientific Secretary for Scientific Council for defense of PhD/Doctoral dissertations, 2009-2013
International Contribution to International Charter “Space & Major Disasters”, 2010, 2012, 2013
Professional Associate Editor of the journal AIMS Geosciences (Section: Computing Sciences for Environment)
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NASA GSFC, Code 619, Bldg 32, Room N126-3
Department of Geographical Sciences
Phone: (301) 614-5084
Email: skakun@umd.edu