Norman Mueller is an Earth Observation Scientist with Geoscience Australia, having received his degrees in Physics and Applied Science with a specialization in Geographic Information System (GIS) and remote sensing. He has an industry background in emergency response applications from satellite imagery, chemistry, information technology, and environmental consultancy and is a specialist in the analysis of optical satellite imagery for land cover and inland water. Working for Geoscience Australia for the past 12 years, he has led or contributed to several continental earth observation products including the Dynamic Land Cover Map of Australia and Water Observations from Space.