German Diploma in Geo-ecology from Potsdam University and a graduate Diploma in Conservation Ecology from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Skillset: image processing, spatial modelling and analysis, change detection, programming in R & Google Earth Engine, data digitalization
Dr. Areendran Gopala
Director-IGCMC (Remote sensing & GIS)
Skillset: Wildlife Biologist, Conservationist, Forest Monitoring, Image Processing, Photogrammetry, Spatial Data Analytics, Spatial Database Administrator, Web and Enterprise GIS Administrator, ESRI Online and Desktop Suite, Corridor planning, Wildlife Monitoring, Change Detection and Geospatial modelling.
GIS developer WWF-India
Master's in Landscape Ecology from Duke University and currently pursuing a phD in Geography at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin.
Skillset: image processing, spatial modeling and analysis, change detection, data collection and aerial photography from drones and kites, mangrove mapping, Google Earth Engine programming