Reginald Muskett

Snow Ice Permafrost
Education: Ph.D. Geophysics, University of Alaska Fairbanks 2007 M.S. Geophysics, University of Akron 1998 B.S. Geology/Mathematics, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1983 Work Experience: Postdoctoral Fellow, Geophysical Institute, 2008-2015 Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Geology-Geophysics & Geophysical Institute, 1999-2007 Staff Research Associate, University of Akron, Dept. of Geology, 1998-1999 Graduate Fellowship, National Science Foundation Summer in Japan Program, Internship with National Space Development Agency (Japan) Earth Observation Research Center (Tokyo, Japan) Summer 1997 Graduate Research Assistant, University of Akron, Dept. of Geology, 1995-1998 Senior Cartographer, Digital Products Department, Defense Mapping Agency HTC, 1992-1994 Physical Scientist, Defense Mapping Agency HTC, 1985-1991
Current Positions: 
Research Associate
Present Research Interests: 
  • Geophysics: Electromagnetics, Gravity, Seismology, Topography, Tectonics
  • Satellite Geodesy: GPS, InSAR
  • Remote Sensing: Optical, Infrared, Microwave
  • Geology: Permafrost & Periglacial, Structural
  • Computational Mathematics & Systems
  • Satellite Systems
Selected Pubs: 
  • Active-Layer Soil Moisture Content Regional Variations in Alaska and Russia by Ground-Based and Satellite-Based Methods, 2002 through 2014. International Journal of Geosciences Vol.6 No.1, Pub. Date: January 19, 2015. DOI: 10.4236/ijg.2015.61002
  • MODIS-Derived Nighttime Arctic Land-Surface Temperature Nascent Trends and Non-Stationary Changes. American Journal of Climate Change Vol.3 No.2, Pub. Date: June 25, 2014. DOI: 10.4236/ajcc.2014.32016
  • Arctic Diurnal Land-Surface Temperature Range Changes Derived by NASA MODIS-Terra and -Aqua 2000 through 2012. Atmospheric and Climate Sciences Vol.4 No.2, Pub. Date: April 14, 2014. DOI: 10.4236/ajcc.2014.32016
  • ICESat-Derived Elevation Changes on the Lena Delta and Laptev Sea, Siberia. Open Journal of Modern Hydrology Vol.4 No.1, Pub. Date: January 7, 2014. DOI: 10.4236/ojmh.2014.41001
  • GOSAT CH4 and CO2, MODIS Evapotranspiration on the Northern Hemisphere June and July 2009, 2010 and 2011. Atmospheric and Climate Sciences Vol.3 No.2, Pub. Date: April 30, 2013. DOI: 10.4236/acs.2013.32019
  • MODIS-Derived Arctic Land-Surface Temperature Trends. Atmospheric and Climate Sciences Vol.3 No.1, Pub. Date: January 30, 2013. DOI: 10.4236/acs.2013.31008