There are several planned secondments for the ESR to participate in, specifically:
Month 2 & 16: with Dr. van der Tol at University of Twente, Netherlands. Four months to learn crop growth modelling, satellite RS and GIS.
Month 6: with Dr. Pilar at CSIC, Spain. Three months to analyse seasonal phenological cycles and stress factors of crops.
Month 12: with Dr. Rascher at Julich research center, Julic. Two months for studying phenological cycle and stress detection.