Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

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

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Summer 2016 - DURI
Research area(s):
Environmental management and 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 investigate online decision tools that utilize databases 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 database, maybe JAVA to build a connector.
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Desired Qualifications:
Engineering or computer science student with typical courses, completed sophomore year.
Estimated Weekly Hours:
Department awards independent research credits for this project?

Professor in Charge

Theller, Lawrence
agricultural and biological engineering

Student Supervisor

Lawrence Theller
geodata information systems analyst

Cooperating Faculty

Larry Biehl
ITAP Rosen Center for Advanced Computing