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All News: David Lobell

December 6, 2019 | Center on Food Security and the Environment
By monitoring crops through machine learning and satellite data, Stanford scientists have found farms that till the soil less can increase yields of... Read More
satellite image of Earth at night
October 9, 2019 | Stanford School of Engineering
A model that processes satellite imagery can accurately predict whether homes have access to piped water and sanitation, what crop yields will look... Read More
October 7, 2019 | Center on Food Security and the Environment
New study finds small satellites can help target agricultural interventions in locations where impact will be greatest.
satellite image
May 7, 2019 | NASA
Using satellite imagery and Google Earth Engine, researchers build high-resolution maps of smallholder maize systems in East Africa.
corn in drought
March 19, 2019
As more of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide enters the atmosphere, leading to climate change, crops might carry fewer nutrients, like zinc and iron... Read More
Smokestacks in Champaign, Illinois
December 13, 2018
Stanford researchers along with scholars across the country find the evidence for greenhouse gases endangering human health and welfare is even more... Read More
September 17, 2018
During an event at the Global Climate Action Summit, experts from Stanford and the Woodrow Wilson International Center discussed new evidence to... Read More
David Lobell
July 5, 2018
The Center on Food Security and the Environment (FSE) is pleased to announce Professor David B. Lobell will step in as director Sept. 1, 2018.... Read More
2nd century AD mosaic illustrating The Odyssey by Homer.
May 29, 2018
Perry L. McCarty Director Chris Field reflects on what Homer's Odyssey can teach us about using knowledge to save lives, money and time.