Nicholas Gianoutsos

Physical Scientist with the U.S. Geological Survey at the Central Energy Resources Science Center in Denver, CO.


Nick Gianoutsos is a physical scientist with the Central Energy Resources Science Center of the US Geological Survey. He earned his M.S. in computer science from Texas Tech University, and a B.S. in computer science from West Texas A&M University. Before joining the Survey, he worked as a hydrographer on a NOAA research vessel mapping the bathymetry of the ocean floor and served as a park ranger in Denali National Park. His current research interests include water use associated with hydraulic fracturing, pressure regimes in sedimentary basins, geographic information systems, and remote sensing.