Coffee & Viz - Dr. Helena Mitasova, Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

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Friday, January 23, 2015
9:15am to 10:30am

Add to Calendar 2015-01-23 09:15:00 2015-01-23 09:15:00 Teaching and Visualization Lab at the James B. Hunt, Jr. Library

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Introducing the Coffee & Viz seminar series. Held in one of the NCSU Libraries high-tech spaces, Coffee & Viz is a forum in which NC State researchers share their visualization work and discuss topics of interest. All Coffee & Viz programs are free and open to the public and are presented by the NCSU Libraries. Coffee and light refreshments will be available in a nearby space at 9:15 a.m., program begins at 9:30 a.m.

Dr. Helena Mitasova is a professor in Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences and a faculty fellow at the Center for Geospatial Analytics. She is a charter member of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) and a member of Open Source GRASS GIS project steering committee. She will talk about visualizing large geospatial data sets and modeling of dynamic landscape processes. The presentation will also include examples of open source GRASS GIS visualizations developed by students for their course projects using the Teaching and Visualization Lab and Tangeoms: Tangible geospatial modeling system.

Contact Information

Karen Ciccone
919-515-3513

Admission Information

All Coffee & Viz programs are free and open to the public.

Helena Mitasova using GRASS GIS.