Donald C. Rundquist


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Donald C. Rundquist holds a Ph.D. in geography from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and was director of the Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies (CALMIT) from 1986–2008. Since 1989, he has been a professor in the School of Natural Resources (formerly the Conservation and Survey Division). Rundquist has been involved in research and teaching of remote sensing at the university level since the 1970s. His special interests include high-resolution (spatial and spectral) remote sensing of surface waters and vegetation, field procedures and technologies and remote sensing as it relates to agriculture.

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