James Mower

Automated cartography, geographic information system, application of real-time perspective viewing models, applications of parallel computing

The World Within Reach
James Mower
Associate Professor

College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Geography and Planning

Affiliated Faculty
Department of Information Science, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
AS 218
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1977 BA, State University of New York at Geneseo

1981 MA, Indiana University

1989 PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Research Interests

Augmented reality for navigation
Non-photorealistic rendering of landscapes
GPU/parallel computing algorithm development

Additional Information

Courses Taught

  • GOG 290 Introduction to Cartography
  • GOG 414/590 Computer Mapping/Advanced Cartography
  • GOG 496/596/PLN 456/556 Introduction to GIS
  • GOG 406/692/PLN 656 Special Topics in GIS/Seminar in GIS