Giorgos Mountrakis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor on GIS and Remote Sensing
Founder of Intelligent Geocomputing Lab
Dept. of Environmental Resources Engineering
State University of NY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Students interested in joining our lab in 2014-2015 will find further information here.
Top15 News Highlights
2014. Mar: New grant from USDA McIntire-Stennis Program to study uncertainty in satellite-derived forest maps.
2013. May: Promoted to Associate Professor.
2012. Oct: Review paper on urban growth prediction models was accepted in JGIS.
2012. Sep: Received the Excellent Reviewer Award by ISPRS.
2012. Aug: New research grant from USAID to investigate climate change impacts in south Russia.
2012. May: Invited Keynote Speaker at the 32nd EARSeL Symposium (European RS).
2011. Sep: An educational paper on inquiry-based learning in RS courses was accepted.
2011. Apr: Students presented the space balloon course project at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research.
2010. Nov: A review paper on SVM methods was accepted in the ISPRS journal.
2010. Jun: After invitation attended UN FAO meeting in Rome, Italy.
2010. Apr: RS student project successfully reaches near space.
2009. Aug: Full patent awarded by the USPTO on multi-scale neural networks.
2009. Jan: New grant from NASA to study spatiotemporal relationships between bird migration and climate change.
2008. Oct: Guest Editor for a PE&RS Special Issue on Artificial Intelligence in Remote Sensing
2008. Aug: Recipient of NASA’s prestigious New Investigator Award to study urban dynamics.