Austin E. Knowlton Foundation gives Ohio State $10M to enhance aviation, education and research facilities. Continuing its namesake’s commitment to education and to his alma mater, the Austin E.
We are pleased to report that Muzi Feng passed her MA exam today.
Her thesis is entitled: “An Exploration in Airport Market Share and Accessibility with Twitter.”
The committee was Harvey Miller, Ningchuan Xiao, and Morton O’Kelly (advisor).
We are pleased to announce that Ryan Crumley successfully defended his thesis, “A Synoptic Snapshot of the Shullcas River Watershed in Peru: Glacier Melt Contribution to Stream Discharge and Investigating Climate Change in a Glacierized Landscape.” His committee included Kendra McSweeney, Alvaro
Please join us in congratulating Bo Zhao, who successfully defended his dissertation on July 1. Bo’s dissertation is on “Detecting Location Spoofing in Social Media: Initial Investigations of an Emerging Issue in Geospatial Big Data.
Shelly’s MA paper was on “Exploring the emerging sharing economy: Geographic perspectives on collaborative consumption.” Her committee includes Ed Malecki, Ningchuan Xiao and advisor Daniel Sui.
Congratulations to Xining Yang. Xining’s dissertation was on “Exploring the world via volunteered geographic information (VGI): Space, place, and people.” Xining was part of the collaborative research project funded by NSF with other PIs from UCSB and UW. Xining’s co