Technical Program Committee Member


2019/12: Machine Learning and Metaheuristics Algorithms, and Applications
(265 pages, ISBN: 978-981-15-4300-5, 978-981-15-4301-2, Trivandrum, India, December 2019)

Amazon, Google Books, Springer


2019/10: IEEE International Conference on Aerospace Electronics and Remote Sensing Technology (ICARES’2019)
IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society (AESS) and Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS)


2019/10: 3rd International Conference on Engineering Technology for Sustainable Development (ICET4SD’2019)
IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering Proceedings


2018/12: 2nd Borneo International Conference on Applied Mathematics and Engineering 2018 (2nd BICAME’2018)
Engineering and Applied Science Advances for Climate Changes Adaptation and Mitigation



2019/10—Present: Editor of Atmosphere (ISSN 2073-4433A)  journal (MDPI, Basel, Switzerland).


2019/10—Present: Member of Reviewer Board of Remote Sensing (ISSN 2072-4292) journal (MDPI, Basel, Switzerland).

2019/04—2019/05: A certified member of the Young Earth System Scientists (YESS) community, PAst Global ChangES Early-Career Network (PAGES-ECN), the Associations of Polar Early-Career Scientists (APECS), Permafrost Young Research Network (PYRN), and the United Nations  Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCCfor taking an active part in the international early-career scientists group review of,

  • First Order Draft of the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) Climate Change 2021: The Physical Scientific Basis of the Climate System and Climate Change —Working Group I (WGI)

2015—Present: An active reviewer of the following journals and leading-edge conference proceedings (selected):

  • Geophysical Research Letters
  • Nature Communications
  • Journal of Hydrometeorology
  • Journal of Hydrology
  • ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering
  • Hydrological Processes
  • Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
  • MDPI-Remote Sensing, Water, Hydrology, Atmosphere, Climate, Sustainability, Sensors, Land
  • Natural Hazards
  • ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information
  • Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
  • Geophysical Prospecting
  • . . .

(find the complete list on my Clarivate Analytics Publons profile)

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Proceedings:
    • Asia-Pacific Conference on Geoscience, Electronics, and Remote Sensing Technology
    • International Conference on Aerospace Electronics and Remote Sensing Technology
    • International Radio-Frequency and Microwave Conference
    • International Conference on Science in Information Technology
    • International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Informatics (EECSI)
    • International Conference of Indonesian Association for Pattern Recognition (INAPR)
    • International Conference on Telecommunication, Electronic and Computer Engineering
    • International Conference on Advanced Science and Engineering
    • International Conference on Research and Innovation in Computer Engineering and Computer Sciences (RICCES)
    • International Conference on Energy Engineering and Environmental Protection
    • . . .

(find the complete list on my Clarivate Analytics Publons profile)


2018—2019: Providing free access to long records of flood attributes and atmospheric dynamics information (computed and/or processed) at the regional and global scales:

  • Floods in the Missouri River Basin (United States)
      • Access to database (free):
      • Citations (for database):
          1. Najibi, Nasser, 2019, “Replications Data for: Hydroclimate Drivers and Atmospheric Teleconnections of Long-duration Floods: An Application to Large Reservoirs in the Missouri River Basin”,, Harvard Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:FrhbJ71O5ewFZBrw2774mw== [fileUNF].
          2. Najibi, Nasser, 2019, “Replication Data for: Coupled Flow Accumulation and Atmospheric Blocking Govern Flood Duration”,, Harvard Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:nd2WTG1KtnMVtJ9qcJT4ZQ== [fileUNF].

Note/Disclaimer: The users must make themselves familiar with the metadata and data usage terms provided in each individual database description as well as appropriate citation(s) to the original sources and related published peer-reviewed articles.

Summer Mentorship

2018/05—2018/09: A graduate mentor for the programs of NOAA/CREST HIRES (High School Initiative in Remote Sensing of the Earth Systems Engineering and Sciences) and NSF-REU (National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates) for two summers of 2017 and 2018.

  • See a showcase that was amazingly carried out by Mohamed Layachi (CUNY undergraduate student),
    • In the 2019 Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Washington, D.C., United States.
    • In Virtual Poster Showcase (VPS) of AGU Fall Meeting 2018 and watch it on YouTube (~ 5 min)