About me

Ph.D. in Geo-Information Science with over five years of experience in spatial data science, information retrieval, and software development.

At GMU, I have worked as technical lead for a couple of GIS, search engine, machine learning, and high performance computing projects funded by NASA, NSF, and Microsoft. The MUDROD Earth data search engine, in which I served as the lead developer pioneers using machine learning to improve data discovery in the Earth science domain, which is being evaluated at NASA to be integrated into the operational system. The source code has now been contributed to Apache Software Foundation as part of the Science Data Analytics Platform project (SDAP).