Areas of Interest

  • Wildland Fire Dynamics
  • Data Assimilation


  • 2018 Microsoft AI for Earth Grant
  • 2018 NASA 4th ABoVE Science Team Meeting Student Travel Grant
  • 2017 NASA ASFC Travel Award
  • 2014 Behavioral and Social Sciences Dean's Fellowship


  • NASA 4th ABoVE Science Team Meeting, Seattle, Washington, January 2018.
  • NASA ASFC Workshop, Fairbanks, Alaska, April 2017
  • The 7th International Conference on Social Informatics, Beijing, China, December 2015
  • Association of American Geographers 2015 Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, April 2015.

Research Topics

  • Geospatial-Information Science and Remote Sensing
  • Carbon, Vegetation Dynamics and Landscape-Scale Processes
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