John Donovan

Biography

John Donovan is a software developer for the CAWSC San Franciso Bay and Delta Hydrodynamics project, and has also worked with NWIS and OSW.  He has created applications for graphical exploration, presentation, and editing of time series data.  He has also created pre- and post-processing software for hydrodynamic models, including tools for bathymetry editing, tidal filtering, and particle tracking.  His work includes the VPV and Gr applications, and portions of the NWIS SiteVisit application.  John has written software using Java, C, Fortran, and OpenGL.
 
Education
MS in Computer Science, with Distinction.  California State University, Chico.  2001. 
BS in Computer Science, General Option. Minor in Mathematics.  California State University, Chico.  1997.  Dean’s Honor List.
AS in Computer Science, Sierra College.  1995. 
 
Experience
2001 to present.  U.S. Geological Survey.  IT Specialist, Application Software.
1997-2001.  U.S. Geological Survey.  Student Trainee.
1992-1997.  U.S. Geological Survey.  Computer Clerk.
1991-1992.  U.S. Geological Survey.  Volunteer.