NOAA Center for Satellite Applications and Research banner
Intranet • Contact • Skip navigation
National Oceanographic & Atmospheric Administration website NOAA Center for Satellite Applications and Research website

CoRP shieldChristopher Brown

Cooperative Research Program

Satellite Climate Studies Branch, in College Park, Maryland
Research Scientist

Publications and Research Identifiers

To view Dr. Brown's complete list of publications, visit the research identifier accounts listed below:


			  Christopher BrownChristopher Brown received a B.S. (1982) in Biological Sciences from Cornell University and a M.S. (1987) and Ph.D. (1993) in Oceanography from the Graduate School of Oceanography of the University of Rhode Island. After his doctorate, he held a two year postdoctoral fellowship at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center as a National Research Council Resident Research Associate. Chris joined NESDIS in November 1995. He is currently a member of the Satellite Climate Studies Branch and a Visiting Research Scientist with the Cooperative Institute of Climate and Satellites and an Adjunct Associate Professor with the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the University of Maryland in College Park, MD. An oceanographer, he uses remote sensing to address and understand biological patterns and their biogeochemical consequences. His primary research interest includes the remote detection, characterization and prediction of marine organisms. His current activities include ecological forecasting in Chesapeake Bay and documenting the variability of phytoplankton biomass and productivity in the global ocean.

E-mail to:

Data, algorithms, and images presented on STAR websites are intended for experimental use only and are not supported on an operational basis.  More information

Level A conformance icon, W3C-WAI Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 and Valid HTML 4.01 IconDept. of Commerce  •  NOAA  •  NESDIS  •  Website Owner: STAR  •  Contact webmaster  •  Last revised: June 1, 2016
Privacy Policy  •  Disclaimers  •  Information Quality  •  Accessibility  •  Search  •  Customer Survey
icon: valid HTML 4.01 transitional. Level A conformance icon, W3C-WAI Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0