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GOES Land Surface Temperature - IPT Members

• STAR Lead: Yunyue (Bob) Yu
• OSPO Lead: Hanjun Ding
• OSD: Tom Schott
• DCDC: Philip Jones
• Developers: Yuling Liu (IMSG), Lillian Sun (GMU), Li Fang (GMU)
• Maintenance Staff: Rao Venkata (OSPO), Sterling Spangler (OSPO)