Graduate Student Profile Jamie Perkins

Jamie Perkins, M.S. StudentJamie Perkins

Natural Resources: Forestry

Advisor: Dr. Mark Ducey

Research Topic: High-Resolution Canopy Modelling

He develops 3-Dimensional models of forests using aerial imagery taken from a remote-controlled drone. He is working to correlated the model-based measurements of forest biometrics with the actual values obtained on the ground. His goal is to develop effective techniques for observing forests using this technology.