Meet Rachel Kasten, Graduate Services Coordinator
At the Center for Geospatial Analytics, Rachel Kasten helps students navigate their doctoral program and works to keep the center running smoothly. Learn how she is also helping to build a more inclusive culture on campus.
Taking Flight with Drone Research
Winner of a 2018 NASA/NC Space Grant Graduate Research Fellowship, incoming Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Kellyn Montgomery is launching an innovative study of crop health this summer.
What It Means To Be an EDC
As an Esri Development Center, the Center for Geospatial Analytics works at the frontiers of ArcGIS technology and builds collaborations to continually advance the student experience.
Connecting Power and Place
New research by Faculty Fellow Bethany Cutts combines spatial analysis and interviews to help watershed planners better understand the social vulnerability of communities across time and space.
A Landscape Ecology Legacy
During his two-year term as president of US-IALE, center director Ross Meentemeyer enhanced the association's communication initiatives and pushed to expand the membership to all of North America.
Ready Player Two: Virtual Reality in the Geospatial Sciences
Ph.D. student Payam Tabrizian uses virtual reality and geospatial analytics to learn about human cognition and advance landscape design. We asked him about his current research and his predictions for the future of the field.
New Research Shows Water Use Impacted by the Shape of Our Cities
Georgina Sanchez, Ph.D. student in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, is using geospatial analytics to understand water demand in the Southeast. Her latest findings: urban developments with simpler shapes use less water.
For Drone Research and Training at NC State, the Sky’s the Limit
Looking for opportunities to expand your expertise in Unmanned Aerial Systems? Find what your searching for with the Center for Geospatial Analytics’ graduate courses, workshops, and UAS research programs.
New STEM Program to Connect High Schoolers with Geospatial Tech and Careers
Applications are now being accepted for a new, free program for high school students looking to explore geospatial science and cutting-edge technologies, starting March 10.
Getting in Touch to Stop an Epidemic
Devon Gaydos, Ph.D. student in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, is using tangible user interfaces designed by the Center for Geospatial Analytics to help Oregon stakeholders fight infectious forest disease.