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Eric J. Pilger
Systems Engineer, MAX Project Manager

M.S., University of Hawai'i at Manoa, 1987

Email: pilger@higp.hawaii.edu
Office: POST 505A
Phone Number: (808) 956-6321
Fax Number: (808) 956-6322

University of Hawai'i at Manoa
Hawai'i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology
1680 East-West Road, POST 602
Honolulu, HI 96822

Research Interests:
Systems engineering, Electronics Instrumentation design, Remote sensing, Educational outreach

I am writing the data reduction component of the GOES Hotspot Web Site.

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Publications (partial listing):

Koeppen W.C., Wright, R., and Pilger E.J. (2010) Time series analysis of infrared satellite data for detecting thermal anomolies: a hybrid approach. Springer-Verlag (Bulletin of Volcano), doi:101007/s00445-010-0427-y. in press <8057>

Patrick M.R., Smellie J.L., Harris A.J.L., Wright R., Dean K., Izbekov P., Garbeil H., and Pilger E.J. (2004) First recorded eruption of Mount Belinda volcano (Montagu Island), South Sandwich Islands. Bull. Volcanol., (in press 2004).

Bruno B.C., Fagents S.A., Thordarson T., Baloga S.M., and Pilger E.J. (2004) Clustering within rootless cone groups on Iceland and Mars: Effect of nonrandom processes. J. Geophys. Res. 109, doi:10.1029.2004JE002273.

Wright R., Flynn L.P., Garbeil H., Harris A.J.L., and Pilger E.J. (2004) MODVOLC: Near-real-time thermal monitoring of global volcanism. In Elsevier B.V.doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2003.12.008, J.Vocanol. Geothermal. Res, in press.

Wright R., Flynn L., Garbeil H., Harris A., and Pilger E.J. (2002) Automated volcanic eruption detection using MODIS. Remote Sens. Environ., in press.

Harris A.J.L., Pilger E.J., Flynn L.P., and Rowland S.K. (2001) Real-time hot spot monitoring using GOES: Case stydies from 1997-2000. Advances in Environ. Monitor. Model, 3, No. 1.

Flynn L., Wright R., Garbeil H., Harris, A., and Pilger E.J. (2001) A global thermal alert system using MODIS: Initial results from 2000-2001. Advances in Environ. Monitor. Model.

Harris A.J.L., Pilger E.J., and Flynn L.P. (2001) Web-based hot spot monitoring using GOES: What it is and how it works. Advances in Environ. Monitor. Model.

Harris A., Flynn L., Dean K., Pilger E.J., Wooster M., Okubo C., Mouginis-Mark P., Garbeil H., Thomber C., De la Cruz -Reyna S., Rothery D., and Wright R. (2000) Real-time satellite monitoring of volcanic hot spots. Geophys. Monogr. 116, 139-159.

Harris A.J.L., Pilger E.J., Flynn L.P., Garbeil H., and Mouginis-Mark P.J., Kauahikaua J., and Thornber C. (2001) Automated, high temporal resolution, thermal analysis of Kilauea volcano, Hawai'I, using GOES-9 satellite data. Intl. Remote Sense. 22 No. 6, 945-967.

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