Two Volume Books on Biomass Burning in South/Southeast Asia : Editors Krishna Vadrevu, Toshimasa Ohara, Chris Justice
Yiqun Xie Receives NSF Award to Investigate Novel Spatial Data Science Techniques for Complex Mixture Patterns
Department of Geographical Sciences Presents at the American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting
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Five rising University of Maryland juniors are recipients of 2021 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Scholarships, which recognize exceptional students in a broad range of STEM fields.
Siddharth Pandey, a 2019 graduate of the Master of Science in Geospatial Information Sciences, within the Department of Geographical Sciences, was recently selected as one of the Geospatial World magazine's 50 Rising Stars of 2021. According to Geospatial World's si
A paper titled “Conflict and Climate: Drivers of Fire Activity in Syria in the Twenty-First Century”, led by GEOG Post-Doctoral Associate Dr. Maria Zubkova and Professor Dr. Louis Giglio, has been published in Earth Interactions. Here is the abstract of the paper:
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".