Erik H. Schmidt


Graduate Research Assistant

Phone: (865)241-8257
Email: schmidteh@ornl.gov

Education

MS, Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (2015)
BA, Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (2013)

Expertise:

Population Distribution and Dynamics, Open Source Data Management, Spatial Analysis and Modeling

Professional Experience:

August 2013 – Present: Graduate Research Assistant, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN and Oak Ridge National Laboratory
June 2012 – August 2012, January 2013 – August 2013: Higher Education Research Experience (HERE) Fellowship, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN

Recognition

2013 – Top Collegiate Scholar Award, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
2013 – Outstanding Graduating Senior Award, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
2013 – 1st Place, Student Poster Competition, Study of the American South Specialty Group of the AAG

Professional Interests

Cartography and geographic visualization, geodatabase management, and energy infrastructure