Geocam: Field Data Collection Demo-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Geocam: Field Data Collection Demo

Sunday May 22, 1:00 pm, Bldg 23, Rm 211

Trey Smith, Systems Scientist, CMU/NASA Ames

Summary: In support of the disaster communications exercise, we will send out several field observers with GeoCam phones to collect geotagged photos and display a map with the live photo data.

Presentation slides (.pdf)

About the speaker: Trey Smith is a researcher at CMU Silicon Valley and NASA Ames Research Center, where he leads the GeoCam Disaster Response Project, which aims to improve disaster responder situation awareness with tools for sharing maps, photos, and other data. He also develops tools to support NASA robotic field tests and lunar mapping. He received his Ph.D. in robotics from CMU (Pittsburgh) in 2007.