Science Team

The GHRSST Science Team (ST) exists to provide the intellectual guidance to the entire GHRSST project. The main aim of GHRSST is defined in the GHRSST Terms of Reference (GHRSST-ToR, v02, 2017): “To develop and nurture cooperation and progress at the world scale in the subject area of satellite Sea Surface Temperature”.

The Guidelines for ST membership can be found online here: ST Practical guidelines (0.05 KB)



Peter Minnett

Peter Minnett

RSMAS, University of Miami, USA

Jon Mittaz

University of Reading, UK

Tim Nightingale

Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK
Kyung-Ae Park

Kyung-Ae Park

Department of Earth Science Education, Seoul National University in Korea

Jean-François Piollé


Toshiyuki Sakurai

JMA, Japan

Rosalia Santoleri

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Italy

Stéphane Saux Picart

Centre de Météorologie Spatiale/Météo-France

Dorina Surcel-Colan

EC, Canada

Pradeep Thapliyal

Pradeep Thapliyal

Space Applications Centre, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), India