• Students on the OEFS course field trip 11 April 2015
    • Average Cloud Top Temperature - January 2007 - From MODIS
    • Sediment flowing from the CT River after Hurricane Irene - Landsat 5 image acquired 02 Sept 2011
    • The Fertile Crescent - MODIS 8-Day Composite - 9 May 2010
    • Landsat 7 image of Moosehead Lake region of Maine draped over DEM
    • Ikonos image of New Haven - 28 October 2004 - Natural Color 321-RGB
    • Landsat 8 image of New Haven County - 30 Sept 2013 - False Color Composite 654-RGB


The Yale Center for Earth Observation (YCEO) is a centralized source of remote sensing hardware, software, and expertise for the Yale community.  Assistance is available to help users in the selection, procurement and analysis of satellite images for their research.  This research and teaching lab is one of the Yale Institute of Biospheric Studies (YIBS) research centers, and is co-sponsored by the Yale School of the Environment.


Minimum Distance Classification of the entire study area in Brazil
May 15, 2024
The “Observing Earth From Space” (OEFS) course has wrapped up another impressive Spring semester of 2024, with students presenting their final projects that harness remote...
YCEO Hosted Solar Eclipse Viewing Event (Photo by Dr. Tarek Kandakji)
April 15, 2024
Observing Earth From Space (OEFS) students gathered at Sachem's Wood landscape on Monday last week to witness a stunning solar eclipse that enthralled spectators despite the...
May 17, 2023
The Observing Earth From Space (OEFS) class has once again wrapped up another impressive Spring semester. Each year, as part of the course’s tradition, students...