CFSP Oct 24 Oct 25 Nov 6 Nov 6 Nov 8 Nov 29 CReSIS ECSU CERSER
Fall 2007 CReSIS Seminar Series

The Fall 2007 CReSIS Seminar Series at Elizabeth City State University (ECSU)for grades 6-12 started on October 24 and ran through November 29. These seminars were held at the Center of Excellence in Remote Sensing Education and Research (CERSER) in Dixon Hall. Students took part in various seminars relating to ice-sheet research and applications needed to support the research. Students were also able to hone their math skills during three "Math Tune-Up" workshops.

Date Event and Presenters
October 24 GPS/GIS Seminar
October 25 Math Tune-Up I
October 30 Math Tune-Up II
November 6 Polar Robotics Seminar I Featuring Dr. Eric Akers
November 8 Polar Robotics Seminar II and Research Poster Session - Featuring Dr. Derrick Lampkin
November 29 Math Tune-Up III
December 4 Closing Program, Undergraduate Researcher Webpage Presentations

Program Staff

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Linda Hayden, Math, Science and Technology Associate Dean
  • Program Coordinator: Dr. Darnell Johnson, Chair Math and Computer Science Dept.
  • GIS/GPS Trainer: Mrs. Keisha Wilkins, CERSER Lab Manager
  • Mathematics Trainers: Ms. TreAsia Fields and Ms. Illiana Thomas

Seminar Guest Speakers

  • ECSU Undergraduate Researchers
  • Dr. Eric Akers, ECSU “CReSIS Autonomous Mobile Robots”
  • Dr. Derrick Lampkin, Penn State Univ. “Monitoring the Antarctic Ice Shelf Energy Balance using Robotic Rovers”


1704 Weeksville Road, Box 672, Elizabeth City, North Carolina 27909
Phone (252) 335-3696 Fax (252) 335-3790

National Science Foundation CI-TEAM Implementation Project Cyberinfrastructure for
Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets NSF Grant OCI-0636361

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