John Gamon

John Gamon

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Title Quantitative Remote Sensing Scientist
Address 307 Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege St
Lincoln Nebraska
68583-0988
Phone 402-472-7529
FAX 402-472.2946
E-mail jgamon@unl.edu

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Selected Publications

Gamon JA, Huemmrich KF, Wong CY, Ensminger I, Garrity S, Hollinger DY, Noormets A, Penuelas J. A remotely sensed pigment index reveals photosynthetic phenology in evergreen conifers. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2016 Nov 1:201606162.
Wehlage DC, Gamon JA, Thayer D, Hildebrand DV. Interannual Variability in Dry Mixed-Grass Prairie Yield: A Comparison of MODIS, SPOT, and Field Measurements. Remote Sensing. 2016 Oct 22;8(10):872.
Gamon JA (2015) Optical sampling of the flux tower footprint. Biogeosciences 12: 4509-4523. doi:10.5194/bg-12-4509-2015 (EuroSpec Special Issue)
Gamon JA, Kovalchuk O, Wong CYS, Harris A, Garrity SR (2015). Monitoring seasonal and diurnal changes in photosynthetic pigments with automated PRI and NDVI sensors. Biogeosciences 12: 4149-4159. doi:10.5194/bg-12-4149-2015
Gitelson A, Gamon JA (2015) The need for a common basis for defining light-use efficiency: implications for productivity estimation. Remote Sensing of Environment 156:196-201.
Williamson SN, Hik DS, Gamon JA, Kavanaugh JL, Flowers GE (2014) Estimating mean surface air temperature from MODIS Land Surface Temperature observations in a sub-Arctic alpine environment. Remote Sensing 6(2):946-963. DOI: 10.3390/rs6020946.

SNR Mission Area(s)

  • Applied Climate and Spatial Science

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Graduate Program(s)

Master of Arts in Geography

Master of Science in Natural Resource Sciences


including specializations in
  • Bio-Atmospheric Interactions
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Remote Sensing

Doctor of Philosophy in Geography

Doctor of Philosophy in Natural Resource Sciences


including specializations in
  • Bio-Atmospheric Interactions

Courses Taught
Course Number Course Title Fall Even Years Fall Odd Years Spring Even Years Spring Odd Years Summer Session Cross Listing
GEOG 421 Field Techniques in Remote Sensing X X GEOG/NRES 421/821
GEOG 821 Field Techniques in Remote Sensing X X GEOG/NRES 421/821
NRES 421 Field Techniques in Remote Sensing X X GEOG/NRES 421/821
NRES 821 Field Techniques in Remote Sensing X X GEOG/NRES 421/821