Dr. Ron Vincent

Dr. Ron Vincent
BSc, MSc, PhD., Professor
Sawyer Building, Room 3308
(613) 541-6000 ext 6932
(613) 541-6040
Department of Physics and Space Science

College Address

Royal Military College of Canada
PO Box 17000, Station Forces
Kingston, Ontario, CANADA
K7K 7B4


Dr. Ron Vincent specializes in the remote sensing of Arctic waters and climate change, focusing on satellite-derived sea and ice surface temperature algorithms, ice dynamics of the North Water Polynya, and polar dust loading. He is also involved in CubeSat mission development. He is the principal investigator of the CanX-7 Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast (ADS-B) mission and is currently researching space weather and polar acoustic surveillance missions on CubeSat platforms. Dr. Vincent is the Director of the RMC Centre for Space Research.



Canadian Advanced Nanospace Experiment 7 COM DEV RMC UTIAS/SFL DRDC-Ottawa NSERC


Dr. Vincent also conducts research in Arctic remote sensing, specializing in sea surface temperature algorithms for arctic waters and marginal ice zones.


February 2012 Ellesmere Island / Greenland / Tide / Fracture

Satellite thermal image showing the shearing of ice from tidal forces in the North Water polynya


Recent Publications



Comments or suggestions are welcomed at: bryce.bennett@rmc-cmr.ca

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