The Massachusetts-Boston node of NASA’s DEVELOP program began in the spring of 2018 and is hosted within the Center for Remote Sensing.  


In this program, four students and a fellow work with local, regional, or international partner organizations to “address environmental and public policy issues through interdisciplinary research projects that apply the lens of NASA Earth observations to community concerns around the globe.” 

Each spring, summer, and fall semester, a new 10-week project takes place. Past projects at the MA node of DEVELOP include:

Node Leadership

Science Advisor: CRC Faculty Cédric Fichot
Fellow: Celeste Gambino