Linda Sylvester, Post Masters
Phone: (865) 576-9366
Fax: (865) 241-6261
MS, Earth Science, Purdue University (2008)
BS, Earth Science, University of Michigan – Dearborn (2006)
Research Experience and Interests
Ms. Sylvester joined the Geographic Information and Science Technology Group (GIST) in October 2009. She currently assists with the Population Density Tables through research, modeling, and data management.
While at Purdue University, Linda worked on several projects including a field study investigating wetland hydrology and an analysis of local groundwater supply and bedrock topography. Her research work at the University of Michigan - Dearborn included groundwater collection and analysis.
Linda is interested in using GIS and remote sensing for various applications including analysis and management of natural resources as well as population distribution and mapping socio-cultural information.