Mark Friedl

Professor of Earth & Environment, College of Arts & Sciences

Mark Friedl is an Earth & Environment professor. His research uses remote sensing to examine biogeophysical patterns and processes at the Earth’s surface. Professor Friedl is particularly interested in how land cover and ecosystem properties affect surface climate, how land surface biophysics influence the Earth’s weather and climate system, and more generally, how human activities are shaping the planet and affecting the global biosphere.