Biography

Ran Goldblatt is a GIS and remote sensing analyst with more than 20 years of experience in geospatial analysis and geospatial data management. He currently works as a remote sensing scientist and senior consultant at New Light Technologies, a company that provides comprehensive information technology solutions for clients in the public, private and non-profit sectors.

Articles

Shedding Light on Earth

Images of Earth taken at night are revolutionizing our ability to measure and understand nearly every dimension related to human activity on Earth and allow us to get a glimpse into human/Earth interactions in near real time. The recent COVID-19 outbreak exemplifies how nighttime lights can help us... (read more)