Dr. Tyler A. Erickson

Research Scientist, Michigan Tech Research Institute, and
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Michigan Technological University

Ph.D., University of Colorado, 2004

office phone: 734-913-6846
office fax: 734-913-6880
email: tyler.erickson@mtu.edu
website: http://people.mtri.org/tyler+erickson

Dr. Erickson's research interests include algorithm development for geostatistical analysis and designing internet-based geospatial information systems. An example of Dr. Erickson's work on communicating science research using open-source geospatial and virtual globe technologies was selected as a winning entry for Google's KML in Research Competition.

Dr. Erickson serves as coordinator for MichiganView (http://michiganview.org), a non-profit consortium of academic, non-profit, and governmental organizations that promotes the use of remote sensing technologies in Michigan by supporting research, education, workforce development, and technology transfer.

11/5/2010

Using KML to Visualize 4-D Atmospheric Carbon Monitoring Data

YouTube - Google Code Channel

Nov 2009

Mapping the Carbon Cycle with Google Earth

PositionID Magazine

9/25/2009

In the News

Tech Today

9/21/2009

Google Earth Application Maps Carbon's Course

NASA Website

6/24/2009

New Tools for Carbon Detectives: Tracking Carbon Emissions and Sequestration

NASA Website

6/18/2009

North American Carbon KML dataset featured on the Google Earth Gallery

Google Earth Gallery

4/17/2009

University of Michigan exploring the applications of Google Earth

Google Lat Long Blog

3/20/2009

KML Communicates CO2 Findings

Geospatial Solutions

3/16/2009

Michigan Tech Scientist Wins Google Earth Competition

Tech Today

3/13/2009

MTU scientist honored

UpperMichigansSource.com

3/13/2009

Michigan Tech Scientist Wins Google Earth Competition

Michigan Tech Media Relations Story

3/9/2009

And the award goes to...

Google Lat Long Blog

3/6/2009

KML in Research Competition

Google for Educators

Additional information: Presentations and Publications, CV, Personal Blog


Michigan Technological University
Michigan Tech Research Institute
3600 Green Court, Suite 100
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105 USA