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
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.
Additional information: Presentations and Publications, CV, Personal Blog