Joseph Avis received his BSc in Physical Geography before completing his MSc in Remote Sensing and GIS at Aberystwyth University, Wales, UK, in 2017 and 2018 respectively. His MSc thesis was about researching the impact of suspended sediment on mangrove forests through remote sensing data.

In 2018, Joseph joined ARGANS as a Junior Earth Observation Scientist where he worked on a range of Earth Observation projects. Joseph has since taken on the role of Technical Lead of ARGANS Satellite Derived Bathymetry projects working with ESA and a national hydrographic agency where he manages a small production team split between Plymouth, UK , Brest and Sophia-Antipolis, France.

His interest lies within the application of remote sensing for hydrological and geomorphology applications.