New position: LECTURER (Geospatial Intelligence), Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland
Yiqun Xie Receives NSF Award to Investigate Novel Spatial Data Science Techniques for Complex Mixture Patterns
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Siddharth Pandey, a 2019 graduate of the Master of Science in Geospatial Information Sciences, was recently selected as one of the Geospatial World magazine's 50 Rising Stars of 2021. According to Geospatial World's site, "This list is a recognition program, which highlights the outstanding accomplishments of
Dr. Yiqun Xie Receives Google's AI for Social Good Award to Explore New AI Solutions to Help Vulnerable Populations
Dr. Yiqun Xie, Assistant Professor in Geospatial Information Science, receives the gift award from Google to advance AI for Social Good through a new project titled "Leave No One Behind: Spatial AI Enabled Settlement Mapping to Enhance WASH Access for Vulnerable Populations".
Dr. Gemma Catney will give an invited talk on "The Multiple Spatial Scales of Ethnic Residential Segregation & Diversity in Britain". She is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Natural and Built Environment at the Queen's University Belfast Event Date and Time: Tuesday, June 29, 2021 @ 12:00PM Location: Zoom Webinar
Dr. Quynh Nguyen will give an invited talk on "Using Google Street View to Examine Associations Between Built Environment Characteristics and U.S. Health Outcomes: Census Tract, County, and Individual Level". She is an Assistant Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics in the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland, College Park.
The Geospatial Software Institute conceptualization project (https://gsi.cigi.illinois.edu) funded by the National Science Foundation is holding a webinar series to showcase the findings and outcomes of the projects of the Geospatial Fellows for advancing COVID-19 research and education.