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: Moorhead, R. J.,, Hathcock, L. A., Coffey, J. C., Hood, R., Cooten, S. V., & Choate, K. (2014). Using Small Unmanned Aerial Systems to Advance Hydrological Models in Coastal Watersheds. AGU Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA: AGU. U41A-06. [Document Site]

Fitzpatrick, P. J., Lau, Y. H., Nicinska, J., Moorhead, R. J.,, Leonardi, A., Skarke, A., Chadwick, R., & Kincaid, R. (2014). The Tropical Cyclone ExperiMental Program to Enable Unmanned Surface SysTems (TEMPEST). International Conference on Mesoscale Meteorology and Tropical Cyclones. Boulder, CO.

Moorhead, R. J.,, Henry, B., & Burger, L. W. (2014). SUASs Use in Precision Agriculture. AgTech Conference. Memphis, TN: Entira.

Moorhead, R. J., (2014). UASs in the Environmental Sciences. ASPRS chapter meeting. Mississippi State University.

Moorhead, R. J., (2013). Mississippi's Needs and Challenges. Gulf Research Program. Long Beach, MS: National Academy of Sciences.

Total Publications by this Author: 180