Our Mission

To foster an understanding of remote sensing science. Emphasis is placed on developing a meaningful dialogue among geographers interested in understanding and applying remote sensing technology in research, instruction, public service, and private enterprise.
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  • Changshan Wu, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee - Chair (2017-2019)
    cswu at
  • Christopher Lippitt, University of New Mexico - Vice-Chair (2017-2019)
    clippitt at
  • Hua Liu, Old Dominion University - Secretary / Treasurer (2017-2019)
    hxliu at
  • Xuelian Meng, Louisiana State University - Director (2017-2019)
    smeng at
  • Chunyuan Diao, University of Illinois - Director (2018-2020)
    chunyuan at
  • Yingbin Deng, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee - Student Co-Director (2018-2020)
    yingbin at
  • Qiuyan Yu, University of South Florida - Student Co-Director (2018-2020)
    qiuyanyu at
  • Chris Halvorsen - Webmaster
List of past RSSG chairs


The RSSG is a specialty group within the Association of American Geographers (AAG), and membership is obtained through the AAG. Dues are $9 for Regular Membership and $1 for Student Membership.


The RSSG bylaws are available here.