Understanding Our World
Some current projects include:
- A public health partnership with the Navajo Nation to map and model livestock exposure to uranium.
- A collaboration with the US Fish and Wildlife Service to survey waterfowl via unmanned aerial systems (UAS, aka “drones”) and develop a machine learning method to automatically count and identify different bird species in the imagery.
- An educational partnership with the UNM Center for Water and Environment and the Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI) to develop open content remote sensing and environmental analysis curricula.
- A collaboration with the UNM Smart Management of Infrastructure Lab (SMILab) to develop methods for automated construction quality control using 3D sensing.