Spatial Sciences Center
The Spatial Sciences Center's (SSC) mission is to (1) promote and support basic and applied research incorporating geographic information science, remote sensing, global positioning system, and spatial analysis, (2) support and facilitate undergraduate and graduate courses in spatial sciences offered through departments within the MSU, and (3) promote the application of spatial sciences throughout MSU through outreach to faculty and staff.
- Scott Powell, Assistant Professor of Environmental Spatial Analysis collaborates in various research grants.
- Diana Cooksey is awarded the President's Award for Excellence in Service Learning, E-911 Mapping Project.
- Rick Lawrence, MSU professor and director of the Spatial Sciences Center and consortium is receiving $10 million to investigate turning dead trees into biofuel.
- Professor Rick Lawrence and alum Shannon Savage's geothermal research in Yellowstone National Park is presented at AGU.