Graduate student receives ASGP fellowship

Jacquelyn Smith, MS graduate student in the Mining & Geological Engineering program, received the 2012 – 2013 Alaska Space Grant Program graduate fellowship to study bathymetric mapping of Golovin, Alaska using WorldView-2 multispectral bands. The bathymetric map will be used as a tool for modeling coastal geohazards in Northwest Alaska.

Smith is a student with the Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys and UAF intern program. Professor Debu Misra serves as her thesis advisor, and she works closely with Nicole Kinsman at DGGS.

Contact Debasmita Misra at for more information.