Fall 2009 Thesis Presentations

Family Structure and Fertility in Ghana: A Spatial Approach

Magdalena Benza-Fiocca

Monday, August 3, 2009
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

Linking Land Use and Policy in the Tijuana River Watershed

Emily Atkinson

Friday, August 7, 2009
9:00 am to 10:00 am
Nasatir Hall 390

Web-Based GIS Modeling in an Adaptive Management Framework:
A Case Study of the Carlsbad Habitat Management Plan

Justin Shepard

Wednesday, October 21, 2009
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

An Open Source Approach to Develop Web-Based Remote Sensing Tools
for Clementine Lunar Imagery Analysis and Visualization

Lynn Ford

Thursday, October 29, 2009
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

Going Green: How Contemporary Society is Rethinking Green Space

Emily Powers Neder

Thursday, November 12, 2009
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

Korean Transnational Migration to Guatemala:
An Exploration of Maquila Connections, Social Exclusion and Urban Insecurity

William Anderson

Wednesday, November 18, 2009
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

Assessing the Utility of Satellite Imagery at Differing Spatial Resolutions
for Deriving Proxy Measures of Socio-economic and Slum Conditions in Accra, Ghana

Dean Daniels

Thursday, November 19, 2009
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

Integrating a Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm
With a Geographic Analysis and Visualization System:
An Application to Hazard Management

Grant Fraley

Monday, November 23, 2009
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

Mapping Fuels at the Wildland-Urban Interface for Wildfire Modeling
Using Color Ortho-Images and LiDAR Data

Melissa Rosa

Monday, November 23, 2009
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Nasatir Hall 390

Neighborhoods of Health:
Comparing Boundaries for Neighborhood Effects on Self-Rated Health in Accra, Ghana

Marta Jankowska

Tuesday, December 1, 2009
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Storm Hall 240

Neighborhood Environment, Access to Medical Care,
and the Self-Reported Health of Brazilian Immigrants

William Bredemeyer

Wednesday, December 9, 2009
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Storm Hall 341