Yuri Knyazikhin

Research Professor

Educational Background

PhD, Muskhelishvilli Institute of Computing Mathematics

Current Research

Remote Sensing
Developing algorithm for the estimation of leaf area index (LAI) and fraction of absorbed photosynthetically active radiation (fAPAR) for operational use with MODIS (moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer) and MISR (multiangle imaging spectroradiometer) data during the Earth Observing System (EOS) Terra and Aqua missions (NASA).