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Chintamani Kandel

As Geographer for the Virginia and West Virginia Water Science Center, Chintamani supports hydrologists, physical scientists, biologists, and other scientists that work on issues related to water availability, droughts, ecosystems, and water quality across Virginia, West Virginia and other communities.

Chintamani supports USGS water-resources studies and projects through mapping and data visualization. Chintamani’s interests are in geographic information system, spatial analysis, landscape ecology, and web GIS. His work focuses on geographic information system analysis, data analysis, and the design and development of interactive GIS applications.

Education and Certifications

  • M.Sc. in Geospatial Technologies, a joint degree from the Institute for Geoinformatics, University of Muenster, Germany and Institute of Statistics and Information Management, New University of Lisbon

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