Wheate, Dr. Roger

Roger Wheate
BSc Hons (University of St. Andrews), MA (Queen's University at Kingston), PhD (University of St. Andrews) Professor GIS Coordinator NRES Graduate Coordinator
Email: Phone:
250-960-5865
Website: Office:
Teaching Lab 8-307
Campus:
  • Prince George

Biography

Dr. Wheate's interests cover the application of remote sensing and GIS across the spectrum of NRES (Natural Resource and Environmental Studies) research areas. His main focus lies in the integration of the geomatic sciences, cartographic output, feature extraction and terrain visualization; special interests include mountain cartography / and glacier mapping using remote sensing.

Research and Expertise

Cartography; GIS; remote sensing; map design and use; mapping from satellite image data. Dr. Wheate's interests cover the application of remote sensing and GIS across the spectrum of NRES (Natural Resource and Environmental Studies) faculty areas. Dr. Wheat e's main focus lies in the integration of the geomatic sciences, cartographic output, feature extraction and terrain visualization; special interests include mountain cartography and glacier mapping using remote sensing.

Currently accepting graduate students
Supervises in:
  • PhD NRES
  • MA NRES Geography
  • MSc NRES Geography
  • MNRES