Name:Robert J. Moorhead, II
Associated Centers:Geosystems Research Institute
Northern Gulf Institute
Email: rjm@gri.msstate.edu
Office:High Performance Computing Building, A127
Office Phone:(662) 325-2850
Alternate Phone:(662) 325-8278
Address:Mailstop 9627
2 Research Blvd
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Biography:Robert J. Moorhead, II received the B.S.E.E. degree from Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA, in 1980 and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from North Carolina State University in 1985. He is currently a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, and Director of the GeoSystems Research and Northern Gulf Institutes, Mississippi State. He was previously a Research Staff Member at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center. His current research interests include computationally demanding visualization and analysis issues, usability of visualization systems, and applied visualization. He has previously conducted research in computer communications and image/video coding. He has published more than 150 papers.

Research Interest: computationally demanding visualization and analysis problems, usability of visualization systems, and applied visualization

Publications: Bassie, A. L., Turnage, G., Meacham, S. D., Hathcock, L. A., & Moorhead, R. J., (2016). A Comparison of Linear Scaling Techniques for Analysis of Three-Dimensional Point Clouds. MSU GRI TR-2016-5069. Mississippi State University: Geosystems Research Institute. [Document]

Turnage, G., Sathishkumar S, Hathcock, L. A., & Moorhead, R. J., (2016). Mapping of Phragmites Australis Using 5-band Imagery Collected from an Unmanned Aerial System. Midsouth Aquatic Plant Management Society conference. Baton Rouge, LA.

Fitzpatrick, P. J., Lau, Y. H., Moorhead, R. J.,, Skarke, A., Merritt, D., Kreider, K., Masters, J., Carlon, R., Hine, G., Lampoudi, T., & Leonardi, A. (2016). Further Analysis of the 2014 Gulf of Mexico Wave Glider Field Program. Marine Technology Society Journal. Marine Technology Society. 50(3), 72-75. DOI:10.4031/MTSJ.50.3.3. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Bassie, A. L., Young, D. A., Turnage, G., & Moorhead, R. J., (2016). 3D Reconstruction Optimization Using Imagery Captured By Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. GRI Research Technical Report #5068. Mississippi State University: Geosytems Research Institute. [Document]

Sathishkumar S, Turnage, G., Hathcock, L. A., & Moorhead, R. J., (2016). Mapping of Phragmites Australis in Gulf of Mexico Wetlands Using Small UAS. 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference Proceedings. Tampa, FL: GOMRI. [Abstract]

Total Publications by this Author: 205