NC State Students Host Exhibition to Celebrate W.E.B. Du Bois’ Visualization Work
The exhibition features a variety of research and data visualization inspired by Du Bois's work.
Leveraging GIS Know-How for Custom Problem-Solving
During the Spring 2022 semester, our graduating professional master’s students worked with industry, government and nonprofit partners to apply their knowledge and skills to pressing geospatial challenges.
New USDA-Funded Research Will Leverage Big Data and Machine Learning to Forecast Spread of Agricultural Pests
New research led by Center director Ross Meentemeyer and research scholar Chris Jones will address data gaps that have previously hindered the accuracy of, and rapid updates to, pest spread forecasts.
Celebrating Our Community: Third Annual CGA Awards
At our Awards Banquet on March 31, the Center for Geospatial Analytics honored students, faculty and staff for their achievements and presented the CGA Awards.
Rachel Porter Is NC State’s 2022 Esri Innovation Program Student of the Year
NC State joined a select group of universities worldwide when it became part of the Esri Innovation Program in 2017. Congratulations to our 2022 EIP Student of the Year: Fall 2021 MGIST graduate Rachel Porter!
During Droughts, Thirstier Mountain Forests Could Mean Less Water Downstream
Research led by Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Katie McQuillan finds increased water use by upstream mountain forests could leave less water for other forests, cities and wildlife during drought.
Deja Perkins Recognized as One of North Carolina’s Black STEM Leaders
Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Deja Perkins is co-organizer of #BlackBirdersWeek and the BlackAFinSTEM Collective.
Study: U.S. Flood Damage Risk Is Underestimated
A research team led by Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Elyssa Collins used artificial intelligence to predict where flood damage is likely to happen in the conterminous United States, suggesting that recent flood maps from the Federal Emergency Management Agency do not capture the full extent of flood risk.
2021 Year in Review
What were our most popular news stories from 2021? Check out the top ten news blog posts from the Center for Geospatial Analytics.
Untangling the Complexity of Stormwater Problems
Research led by Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Corey White modeled stakeholders' perceptions of flooding problems and solutions in the Triangle Region of North Carolina to inform the development of an innovative serious game called TomorrowNow.