Chad Greene

PhD (Geological Sciences), MSc.(Mech. Eng), BSc(Mech. Eng)


Ph.D. (Geological Sciences), University of Texas, Austin, USA. 2017

M.S. (Mechanical Engineering), University of Texas, Austin, USA. 2010.

B.S. (Mechanical Engineering) Hons Virginia Commonwealth University, USA. 2007

Dr Chad Greene is an expert in remote sensing and MATLAB software development. Chad is currently a postdoctoral research fellow at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where he has developed new techniques for analysing satellite images of Antarctica and polar landscapes.

His research is focused primarily on observing glacier movements and understanding ice dynamic instabilities. Chad is a top contributor to the MATLAB File Exchange code repository and he currently serves on the MathWorks Community Advisory Board.

Chad has spent multiple field seasons in Antarctica, and has conducted research in the Arctic Ocean, the Baltic Sea, and the Gulf of Mexico. His research has been published in high-impact scientific journals, and is included in recent reports by the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

Dr Chad Greene in east Antarctica. Photo: Chad Greene



Current committees and memberships

Mathworks Community Advisory Board, 2016-present

International Glaciological Society, 2016-present

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics 2013-present

American Geophysical Union, 2011-present

Acoustical Society of America, 2007-2011