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Innovation Orange: Jane Read
Jane Read, an associate professor of geography in the Maxwell School, specializes in research relating to geospatial technologies. These can include geographic information systems along with remote sensing for aerial photography and drone imagery, all in the name of better understanding what is happening on the earth’s surface. In this edition of Innovation Orange, Read explains how her research is showing changes in our planet that might not have been as apparent from a ground level view.
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Previous editions of Innovation Orange can be found here: https://vimeo.com/album/5014881.
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