Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

"Creating an Online Adaptive Management framework for watershed management teams."

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Summer 2015 - DURI
Research area(s):
computer science
Project Description:
The project must design an online system to track decisions by watershed managers, and must provide an adaptive response to their efforts to meet water pollution goals.
Expected Student Contributions:
The intern will invesitgate online decision tools that utilize dataabses and a map-based interface, the goal is to design and provide an intuitive interface that guides users through a process that can last several years, technology will be javascript, python, and a dataabse, maybe JAVA to build a connector.
Related Website(s):
http://lthia.agriculture.purdue.edu
Desired Qualifications:
CS student with typical courses, past sopohomore year.
Estimated Weekly Hours:
40
Department awards independent research credits for this project?
No

Professor in Charge

Name:
Theller, Lawrence
Deptartment/College:
agricultural and biological engineering

Student Supervisor

Name:
Larry Theller
Title:
GIS Analyst

Cooperating Faculty

Name:
Larry Biehl
Deptartment/College:
Rosen Center for Advanced Computing