HPC MSU
Name:Robert J. Moorhead, II
Associated Centers:Geosystems Research Institute
Northern Gulf Institute
Position:Director
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: 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]

Dash, P., Moorhead, R. J.,, Dyer, J., & Turnage, G. (2016). Defining Surface Land Cover Features Using High Resolution Imagery from Unmanned Aerial Systems. 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference Proceedings. Tampa, FL: GOMRI. [Abstract]

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]

Dash, P., Dyer, J., Turnage, G., & Moorhead, R. J., (2016). Defining Surface Land Cover Features Using High Resolution Imagery from Unmanned Aerial Systems. 96th AMS Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA: AMS. [Abstract]

Hood, R. E., Wick, G. A., Black, M. L., Dunion, J. P., Cooten, S. V., Moorhead, R. J.,, & Walker, J. R. (2016). Feasibility Evaluation of the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Weather Observations for Operational Weather Prediction. 96th AMS Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA: AMS. [Abstract]

Total Publications by this Author: 202