Department Receives NASA Grants to Advance Equity and Environmental Justice Through Earth Science Research
GEOG Researcher Awarded USAID PEER Grant to Study COVID-19 Impacts on Wildlife Economy in Southern Africa
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GEOG PhD student Leonid Shumilo and GEOG and iSchool Assistant Professor Sergii Skakun have been awarded a Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) grant for their project “Agriculture Velocity of Winter Wheat.”
Yao Li, Postdoctoral Associate in the Center for Geospatial Information Science, along with Professor Kathleen Stewart and Assistant Research Professor Dong Chen have published research identifying the relationship between occupation-related daily travel and malaria exposure in two townships in Myanmar.
Associate Chair George Hurtt recently published a paper entitled “The NASA Carbon Monitoring System Phase 2 synthesis: scope, findings, gaps and recommended next steps,” in Environmental Research Letters.
Dr. Jonathan Resop, Senior Lecturer in the MS GIS program, along with Virginia Tech Professor Emeritus Dr. John Cundiff and Professor Dr. Robert Grisso, has published the manuscript, "Central Control for Optimized Herbaceous Feedstock Delivery to a Biorefinery from Satellite Storage Locations," in the journal AgriEngineering.