Eco-Informatics Summer Institute 2009: Presentations and summary papers

  • Wood in Streams (ppt) (paper summary)
    Mentor: Desiree Tullos
    Student: Jonathan Gillick (mathematics/ computer science), Gregory Reeb (ecology/earth science), Hoan-Vu Do (ecology/earth science)
  • Water Storage (ppt) (paper summary)
    Mentor: Travis Roth and John Selker
    Student: Ben Dawson (Ecological Engineer), Meridith Bartley (Biology/Math)
  • Storm Analysis using Tensor Field Visualization (ppt) (paper summary)
    Mentors: Julia Jones, Jorge Ramirez
    Students: Raymundo Navarrete (mathematics), Alex Naegele (ecology/earth science), and Andrew Zdyrski (computer science)
  • Moths and Meadows: Data Collection, Metapopulations, and Species Distribution Modeling (ppt) (paper summary)
    Mentors: Tom Dietterich, Steven Highland, Jorge Ramirez, Weng-Keen Wong
    Student: Amanda Amstutz (Zoology), Jose Rojas (Ecology and Evolution), Michelle Winerip (Mathematics)
  • Moths and Meadows: Data Collection, Metapopulations, and Species Distribution Modeling (ppt) (paper summary)
    Mentors: Tom Dietterich, Steven Highland, Jorge Ramirez, Weng-Keen Wong
    Student: Julie Lapidus (Computer Science), Eli Moss (Computer Science)
  • Fire Frequency and LIDAR; Part I: Modeling Forest Age Distributions in Forests with Variable Hazard Rates; Part II: Analyzing the Effectiveness of LIDAR Sensing to Determine Forest Characteristics. (ppt) (paper summary) (LiDAR scripts)
    Mentors: Enrique Thomann, Jorge Ramirez
    Student: Brian McKenzie (mathematics), Dylan Thomas (ecology/earth science), Andrew Ngeow (computer science)