Sanaz Shafian

Soil and Water SystemsCollege of Natural Resources Sanaz’s research focuses on developing methodologies for economically and environmentally sustainable nutrient and water managements using drone images. She is particularly interested in developing learning algorithms and decision-making tools. She uses different multispectral/hyperspectral and thermal sensors to study…

Jae Ryu

Soil & Water SystemsCollege of Agriculture & Life Sciences Dr. Jae Ryu’s research focuses on sustainable water resources planning and management in Idaho and the west. He flies drones carrying everything from nets to high-end hyperspectral sensors to study agriculture and semi-arid environments in a…

Karla Eitel

McCall Outdoor Science School (MOSS)Natural Resources & SocietyCollege of Natural Resources A team of UI investigators, led by Dr. Karla Eitel, received NSF funding for their project, Building STEM Identity and Career Interests in Native American Students By Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and Remote…