Spring 2015 Thesis Presentations

Reconfiguring Spaces of Capital in Southern California:
A Political Ecology of the Imperial Valley-San Diego Water Transfer Agreement

Katie Butler

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
9:30 am to 10:30 am
Storm Hall 325


Determining the Type and Starting Time of Land Cover and Land Use Change
in Ghana Based on Discrete Analysis of Dense Landsat Image Time Series

Ace Shih

Monday, April 27, 2015
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Storm Hall 325


Utilizing Mobile Technology in GIS Education:
A Case Study of Using iPad and iBooks in Fieldwork and Location Based Exercises

Yi-ting Chuang

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Storm Hall 339


Assessing Vulnerability:
A Synthesis of Climate Change Impacts to Agriculture

Laurel Hanscom

Friday, May 1, 2015
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Storm Hall 325


Assessing the Sensitivity and Exposure of Irrigated Agriculture
to Drought in the Krishna River Basin, India

Alex Samarin

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Storm Hall 325


Open Houses on the Open Range:
Rangeland Conversion in San Luis Obispo County, California

Kyle Walsh

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Storm Hall 325


Usability Evaluation of Cloud-based Mapping Tools
for the Display of Very Large Datasets

Nicole Stotz

Monday, May 11, 2015
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Storm Hall 325


Postfire Regrowth Trajectories of Chamise Chaparral
Based on Multi-Temporal Landsat Imagery

Emanual Storey

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Storm Hall 325


Release and Retention of Stream Water and Nutrients
Downstream of an Urban Center in San Diego County

Taya Lazootin

Thursday, May 21, 2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Storm Hall 325


Assessing the Accuracy and Repeatability
of Automated Photogrammetrically Generated Digital Surface Models
from Unmanned Aerial System Imagery

Chris Chavis

Friday, June 5, 2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Storm Hall 325


Sustainable Sugar?
Commodity Chains, Ethical Consumption,
and the Violent Geographies of Sugar Production in Nicaragua

Hannah Evans

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Storm Hall 325