NASA Earthdata Data Chat with Aaron Friesz


Aaron Friesz

Joseph M. Smith


April 4, 2024

Aaron Friesz, science coordination lead at NASA’s Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) and NASA Openscapes Mentor, helps promote open science principles to empower more diverse, inclusive, and effective data science communities.

Read the NASA Earthdata Data Chat interview with Aaron where he discusses what being a NASA Openscapes Mentor entails, how he and his fellow mentors promote open science, and the resources available to help users develop their cloud computing skills.

headshot of Aaron Friesz in black and white. White man, dark hair beard and mustache wearing a dark buttoned shirt with light narrow vertical stripes


BibTeX citation:
  author = {Friesz, Aaron and M. Smith, Joseph},
  title = {NASA {Earthdata} {Data} {Chat} with {Aaron} {Friesz}},
  date = {2024-04-04},
  url = {},
  langid = {en}
For attribution, please cite this work as:
Friesz, Aaron, and Joseph M. Smith. 2024. “NASA Earthdata Data Chat with Aaron Friesz.” April 4, 2024.