IDCE Students Profiles

Amintas Brandao Jr (GISDE '2011)

Amintas Brandao Jr (Brazil) graduated from the State University of Pará with a B.S. in environmental engineering. Since 2003 he has been working in the remote sensing and geoprocessing laboratory at Imazon, a Brazilian NGO whose mission is to promote sustainable development in the Amazon through scientific studies, support for public policies and professional training. His responsibilities at Imazon include performing scientific research and conducting training in geoprocessing and remote sensing. Brandão’s main interests are models of optimization, decision support tools, and environmental models.