Book: QGIS Blueprints

I wrote QGIS Blueprints (2005), published by Packt Publishing.  QGIS Blueprints covers web mapping application construction via open source software, centered around QGIS — the popular open source desktop GIS package. I developed the material around practical blueprints for building web applications.  Topics covered in the book include: performant and user-friendly applications, raster and topological modeling, choosing and…

UD/USDA Lima Bean Data Interface

Developed a data interface, in collaboration with Dr. Nicole Donofrio et al. (University of Delaware).  The Lima Bean Data Inteface is part of a USDA funded multi-institution lima bean research grant.  The interface provides capabilities for disseminating the work of the plant and soil scientists to stakeholders, such as processors and growers and other scientists.  The interface allows visualization,…

Colored Conventions

Developed a digital humanities website, in collaboration with Dr. Gabrielle Foreman et al. (University of Delaware).  The site illuminates the so called Colored Conventions, postbellum meetings of Black Americans around the profound issues of the day, through mapping and digital humanities methods.  This project was built on the Omeka CMS for Digital Humanities and Neatline, Geoserver integrated…