Neal Pastick

Neal Pastick is a Physical Scientist at the Earth Resource and Observation Science (EROS) Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. His research involves the development and implementation of methods and models, for the interpretation of remotely sensed data. A significant component of his work involves statistical analysis and quantitative modeling of multidisciplinary datasets to better understand Earth Surface Processes and Characteristics. Currently, he is working on quantifying belowground carbon stocks and near-surface permafrost distributions, in Interior Alaska. Education B.S., Geography, Minnesota State University-Mankato, Mankato, MN 2012 (Summa Cum Laude) B.S., Business Management, Minnesota State University-Mankato, Mankato, MN 2012 (Summa Cum Laude) Experience Physical Scientist, Quantitative Modeling of Subsurface Properties, SGT Inc., Contractor to the U.S. Geological Survey - Earth Resource and Observation Science (EROS) Center, Sioux Falls, SD, 2011 - present Physical Science Technician, U.S. Geological Survey, Sioux Falls, SD, 2010 - 2011