Aaron Myers

Aaron Myers

GIS Programmer/Analyst

Phone: (865) 241-4321
Fax: (865) 241-6261
Email: myersat@ornl.gov

Expertise

GeoSpatial Application Development and Data Management
Population Distribution and Dynamics
Hydrologic Modeling

Education

MS, Geography with Emphasis in Hydrology and GIS, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (2006).
BA, Geography and Mathematics, Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia (2004).

Professional Experience

2008 - Present, GIS Programmer/Analyst, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
2006 – 2008, Post-Masters Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, TN
2004 – 2006. Graduate Research Assistant, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Professional Interests

  • Geographic Information Systems, Data Management and Distribution, Population Modeling, Hydrology, Open Source Software Development, Web-Based Software Development, and Volunteered Geographic Information

Selected Publications

Patterson, L., Myers, A., Urban, M., Bhaduri, B., Bright, E., & Coleman, P. (2007).  Assessing spatial and attribute errors in large national datasets for population distribution models: A case study of Philadelphia schools.  GeoJournal, 69, 93-102.

Kupfer, J., Myers, A.T., McLane, S.E., & Melton, G. (2008).  Factors associated with forest damage in a south Mississippi landscape following Hurricane Katrina. Ecosystems, 11(1), 45-60.

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