Automating Visual Resource Management

I created an automated spatial forest designer to support planners in developing harvests within important scenic or visually sensitive landscapes. The method was developed using Artificial Intelligence techniques (e.g. Genetic Algorithm). It consisted of programming within ESRI ArcGIS as well as Python and Java platforms.The tool iteratively manipulates designs while ensuring basic engineering constraints. Dissemination:…

Information Visualization to Support Decision Making

This interdisciplinary project was headed by Dr. Gunilla Öberg. It was a collaborative effort between industry, university and municipal partners aiming to develop a decision support tool to aid in the design and selection of sustainable (waste)water management alternatives. I lead the continued development of a software tool which involves methods for preference elicitation, information…