Faculty

NCALM Investigators

William Dietrich William E. Dietrich, Co-Director
Ph.D., 1982, University of Washington

Professor: Mechanistic, quantitative understanding of the form and evolution of landscapes, linkages between ecological and geomorphic processes, tools to tackle environmental issues

510.643.9980
bill@eps.berkeley.edu
Juan Carlos Fernandez Diaz Juan Carlos Fernandez Diaz, Co-PI
Ph.D., 2010, University of Florida

Research Assistant Professor: Active remote sensing for 3D structural parameters and processes, lidar/radar synergy, environmental monitoring, archaeological prospection in tropical environments, logistics and operations lead for airborne mapping projects in Latin America

832.842.8884
jfernandez11@uh.edu
Craig Glennie Craig L. Glennie, PI & Director
Ph.D., 1999, University of Calgary

Professor: Kinematic remote sensing system integration and calibration, lidar processing and analysis, 3D change detection, open source software development

832.842.8861
clglennie@uh.edu

GSES Faculty

Preston Hartzell Preston Hartzell
Ph.D., 2016, University of Houston

Research Assistant Professor: Remote sensing data fusion, sensor geometric and radiometric calibration, lidar waveform signal analysis, remote sensing system integration

713.743.4494
pjhartzell@uh.edu
Dr. Xie Hu Xie Hu
Ph.D., 2018, Southern Methodist University

Assistant Professor: Radar and ground motion, geohazards
Hyongki Lee Hyongki Lee
Ph.D., 2008, Ohio State University

Associate Professor: Satellite altimetry, gravimetry, and synthetic aperture radar, natural hazard monitoring and warning using satellite geodetic observations

713.743.4685
hlee@uh.edu

Emeritus Investigators

Ramesh Shrestha Ramesh L. Shrestha, Co-PI & Director
Ph.D., 1983, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Professor: Geodesy, GPS, adjustment computations, coordinate reference frames, GIS, Airborne Laser Swath Mapping (ALSM), lidar surface modeling, airborne digital imaging and mapping

832.842.8882
rlshrestha@uh.edu
William Carter William E. Carter, Co-PI
Ph.D., 1973, University of Arizona

Advanced geodetic techniques (e.g., VLBI), GPS, Airborne Laser Swath Mapping (ALSM), absolute gravimetry

832.842.8881
wecarter@uh.edu