Thomas Balkcom
Research Associate - Post Bachelors

Phone: (865) 576-9616


B.S., Geography, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL (2013)

Professional Experience and Interests

2014 – Present - Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN

Geographic information science, population, remote sensing, spatial modeling, computer vison, machine learning

Mr. Balkcom joined the Geographic Information Science and Technology group in September 2014. His current work includes creation and validation of supervised classification datasets.

Mr. Balkcom is interested in using geographic information science to improve, among other things, the automatedclassification of satellite imagery.