GeoVISTA Faculty Associates

Alexander Savelyev

position: 
Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Geography
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interests: 
Geovisualization
GIS
cartography

Alistair Geddes

position: 
Lecturer, Dept. of Geography, University of Dundee
interests: 
GIScience

Amy Griffin

position: 
Lecturer, University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy, Canberra
interests: 
GIScience

Anuj Jaiswal

position: 
PhD graduate
interests: 
GIScience

Bill Pike

position: 
Pacific Northwest National Labs
interests: 
GIScience

Bimal Balakrishnan

position: 
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Architectural Studies, University of Missouri-Columbia
interests: 
GIScience

Bo Yu

position: 
Collaboration Researcher at GE Global Research
interests: 
GIScience

Boyan Brodaric

position: 
Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Canada
interests: 
GIScience

Brian Swedberg

position: 
Masters Student
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interests: 
GIScience
Spatiotemporal Analysis
Geovisualization

Brian Orland

position: 
Rado Family Foundation /UGA Professor in GeoDesign at the University of Georgia
interests: 
GIScience

Brian Tomaszewski

position: 
Rochester Institute of Technology, Center for Multidisciplinary Studies, Assistant Professor, GIS
interests: 
GIScience

Chaoqing Yu

position: 
Associate professor with the Center for Earth System Science and the Institute for Global Change Studies at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China
interests: 
GIScience

ChiChun Pan

position: 
PhD graduate
interests: 
GIScience

Chris Weaver

position: 
ssistant professor in the School of Computer Science at the University of Oklahoma
interests: 
GIScience

Christian Mostert

position: 
Chief Operating Officer at Walden Associates
interests: 
GIScience

Christoph Kinkeldey

position: 
esearch assistant & Ph.D. candidate, Lab for Geoinformatics and Geovisualization - HafenCity University Hamburg
interests: 
GIScience

Craig McCabe

position: 
ESRI Mapping Center
interests: 
GIScience

Dave Schmidt

position: 
Fire and Vegetation Ecologist, The Nature Conservancy and US Forest Service, Davis, CA
interests: 
GIScience

David Fyfe

position: 
Assistant Professor of Geography, York College of Pennsylvania
interests: 
GIScience

Derrick J. Lampkin

position: 
GIScience
interests: 
Cryosphere Processes
Remote Sensing
Spatial Analysis
Snow Hydrology

Diansheng Guo

position: 
ssistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of South Carolina
interests: 
GIScience
Spatial Data Mining
Information Visualization

Elaine Guidero

position: 
PhD Student
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interests: 
Cartography
geovisualization
spatial cognition

Erik S. Connors

position: 
Research Associate, SA Technologies, Inc. Marietta, GA
interests: 
GIScience

Erik Steiner

position: 
Project Manager, InfoGraphics Lab - University of Oregon Department of Geography
interests: 
GIScience

Etien L. Koua

position: 
Technical Advisor, Disaster Prevention & Preparedness Agency, UNDP Ethiopia
interests: 
GIScience

Frank Hardisty

position: 
Senior Software Engineer
interests: 
GIScience

Gary Sheppard

position: 
Sales Engineer/Software Developer at ESRI
interests: 
GIScience

George Panteras

position: 
Post Doctoral researcher, Geoinformatics and Earth Observation Laboratory
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George Panteras
interests: 
GIScience
remote sensing
crowdsourced geospatial data
data mining

Hongmei Wang

position: 
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Northern Kentucky University
interests: 
GIScience

Ian Turton

position: 
Software Engineer, Envitia
interests: 
GIScience

Ingmar Rauschert

position: 
PhD graduate
interests: 
GIScience

Ivanna Terrell

position: 
Detica Inc., Arlington, VA
interests: 
GIScience

James Macgill

position: 
Software Engineer, Google
interests: 
GIScience

Jamison Conley

position: 
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography, West Virginia University
interests: 
GIScience

Jared Oyler

position: 
Ecological Climatologist and Scientific Programmer, Computational Ecology Laboratory at the University of Montana
interests: 
GIScience

Jennifer Smith

position: 
PhD student
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interests: 
Spatial Cognition
Cartography
Geovisualization

Jeremy Mennis

position: 
Assistant Professor of Geography, University of Colorado
interests: 
GIScience

Jin Chen

position: 
GE
interests: 
GIScience

Jinlong Yang

position: 
Graudate Assistant at San Diego State University
interests: 
GIScience

Joaquin Obieta

position: 
QA Automation Engineer for Blackboard, Inc. in Washington, D.C
interests: 
GIScience

John Beieler

position: 
PhD Student
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interests: 
international conflict
event forecasting
big data
machine learning
social network analysis

Joshua Stevens

position: 
PhD Student
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interests: 
Transportation
GIScience
Cartography
Mobile Devices

Kean Huat Soon

position: 
PhD graduate
interests: 
GIScience

Kevin Ross

position: 
ColdFusion programmer for Nsite LLC, a DoD contractor
interests: 
GIScience

Krzysztof Janowicz

position: 
Assistant Professor for Geographic Information Science at the Geography Department of the University of California, Santa Barbara
interests: 
GIScience

Liv Detrick

position: 
Assistant Director, Institue for Broadening Participation
interests: 
GIScience

Mark Gahegan

position: 
Professor, School of Geography, Geology & Environmental Science, The University of Auckland
interests: 
GIScience

Mark Harrower

position: 
Map Designer, Axis Maps
interests: 
GIScience

Masa Takatsuka

position: 
Director, VisLab - Visualization and High-Performance Computing Laboratory, School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney
interests: 
GIScience

Michael Stryker

position: 
PhD student
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interests: 
Wireless applications for GIS
Geographic Visualization
Nature-Society Relations

Ola Ahlqvist

position: 
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Ohio State
interests: 
Geo-visualization

Paulo Raposo

position: 
PhD Student
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interests: 
Cartography
GIS

Qian Di

position: 
Graduate student at Harvard School of Public Health
interests: 
GIScience

Raechel Bianchetti

position: 
Assistant Professor of Geography at Michigan State University
interests: 
GIScience

Rajeev Sharma

position: 
VideoMining, Inc. - Founder and CEO
interests: 
GIScience

Ritesh Agrawal

position: 
Research Engineer for AT&T Interactive in San Francisco
interests: 
GIScience

Robert Edsall

position: 
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Arizona State University
interests: 
GIScience

Robert Roth

position: 
Assistant Professor of Geography, UW Madison Department
interests: 
GIScience

Rui Li

position: 
Postdoctoral Researcher, Spatial Intelligence Lab in the Institute for Geoinformatics at the University of Muenster, Germany
interests: 
GIScience

Ryan Mullins

position: 
Web Developer at Aptima, Inc.
interests: 
geovisualization
data/knowledge
spatial cognition

Sen Xu

position: 
PhD student
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interests: 
Spatial Cognition
Thematic Cartography
Visualization

Sterling Quinn

position: 
PhD Student
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interests: 
web map performance, ,
cloud computing
volunteered
geographic information and its underlying human geography

Sven Fuhrman

position: 
Assistant Professor, Texas Center for Geographic Information Science, Department of Geography, Texas State University
interests: 
GIScience

Tawan Banchuen

position: 
GIS and Data Specialist, ExpressCouriers
interests: 
GIScience

Tim Frazier

position: 
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, university of Idaho
interests: 
GIScience

Tom Auer

position: 
GIS Specialist, Applied Science Associates
interests: 
GIScience

Wei Luo

position: 
Postdoctoral Research Assistant of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering at Arizona State University
interests: 
GIScience

Xiao Zhang

position: 
PhD graduate
interests: 
GIScience

Yanni Cao

position: 
Masters Student
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interests: 
GIScience
geovisualization
land cover change

Ying Chen

position: 
PhD graduate
interests: 
GIScience

Zhoujie Huang

position: 
Data Scientist and GIScientist
interests: 
GIScience

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