Alqamah Sayeed

Alqamah Sayeed

Alqamah Sayeed is a Post-Doctoral Researcher, Earth Sciences at the Science and Technology Institute (STI), Universities Space Research Association (USRA), NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. He received his B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University, Lucknow, India. Alqamah received M.Tech from IIT-Delhi in 2014 and Ph.D. from University of Houston in 2021, both in Atmospheric Sciences. His research interest includes application of artificial intelligence and machine learning (ML) techniques to estimate and forecast state of atmosphere and ocean. He is working on various projects to integrate numerical modelling with ML for faster and more accurate estimation of air-quality (particulate matters and ozone).

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December 22, 2021
USRA Scientists and Engineers Contribute to NASA's Xray Polarimetry Explorer

NASA’s Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) launched successfully on December 9, 2021 from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It was a “picture perfect” launch, according to Principal Investigator Dr. Martin Weisskopf of the NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center, with the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket performing nominally and nature providing ideal weather conditions.

USRA Scientists and Engineers Contribute to NASA's Xray Polarimetry Explorer
August 17, 2021
Bringing Earth Data to Life

Ms. Tondapu's work featured in an article on the NASA Applied Sciences website.

Bringing Earth Data to Life
April 13, 2021
Pollution Studies during COVID-19 Lockdown

View the WIRED article discussing Dr. Gupta's year-long study for pollution in India during the COVID-19 lock down.

Pollution Studies during COVID-19 Lockdown
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