Donal O'Leary

Doctoral Student

Donal is a climber, cook, friend, dogwhisperer, NSF graduate research fellow, and PhD student at the University of Maryland - College Park. His research interests include remote sensing of natural resources, computer automation of geoprocessing tasks, and modeling of ecosystem dynamics and carbon cycling. When he isn't working on his dissertation he is probably working on his dissertation, or maybe playing in the woods.

More information about Donal can be found on his website:

Areas of Interest:
  • Remote Sensing
  • GIS
  • Snow
  • Snowmelt Timing
  • Wildfire
  • Modeling
  • Computer Languages
  • Mountain Ecosystems
  • Latin America
  • MSGeography - Western Washington University
  • BSWatershed Science (Minor in Geospatial Information Management) - Colorado State University

Ecological Dynamics, Carbon, Computer Modeling, Snow