Principal Software Developer
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Pasadena, California United States Of America
High School: Richardson High School, Richardson, TX
B.S. Computer Science, Texas A&M University
I have worked at the JPL Multimission Image Processing Lab at JPL since I graduated college in 1987.
Contributions to Mars Exploration
Lead developer for the software that generates "derived images" - additional images that are created from the originals. This includes building mosaics, recovering terrain from stereo imagery, and completing various kinds of geometric and radiometric correction.
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Pay attention in math class! I had forgotten most of my vector algebra before getting into the Mars mosaic programs, and had to brush up again. It's amazing that you actually DO use that stuff!
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