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
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
GEOG372 Remote Sensing Spring 2018 Syllabus
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)
  • Sergii Skakun
NASA GSFC, Code 619, Bldg 32, Room N126-3
Department of Geographical Sciences
Phone: (301) 614-5084
Email: skakun@umd.edu