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Award Winners

Esri Development Center Student of the Year Award 2015

Name of awardee  Longfeng Wu

Title: Mapping the Urban Farming in Chinese Cities: Depicting a social phenomenon via on-line news

Fisher Prize Award Competition, 2014 - Graduate Category

Name of awardee  Leif Estrada

Title: Temporal Morphology: Synthetic Growth and Natural Decline of Alameda Island

Comments from the award judges: "excellent use of GIS for historical mapping and modelling inundated land due to sea level rise, presented in a visually compelling format"

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Fisher Prize Award Competition, 2014 - Undergraduate Category

Name of awardee  Jake Sobstyl

Title:  "Zero-touch scale-free and climate independent thermal energy audits"

Comments from the award judges:  "a truly novel analytical approach to a real world problem"

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Esri Development Center Student of the Year Award 2014

Name of awardee  Somayeh Chitchian

Title: Middle Eastern Immigration Landscape in America

Comments from the award committee: "this project is an original, exemplary example of how geographic techniques and visual analysis can depict a complex social and cultural phenomenon"

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Fisher Prize Winner, Academic Year 2012-2013

Name of awardee  Tanya Petach

Poster Title: Earth History in Death Valley

The committee commented: "Visually pleasing well-organized analysis with appropriate scientific rigor..." and "...effective use of modeling three-dimensional structures from digital elevation data and field recordings."

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Fisher Prize Winner, Academic Year 2012-2013

Name of awardee  Holly Masek

Poster Title: "Anticipating the Green Line Extension – Somerville, MA"

The committee commented: 

"Graphically well composed, with good use of cartographic principles including use of contrast and color..."

 

Fisher Prize Winners, Academic Year 2011-2012

Name of awardee  Dongsei Kim

Poster Title: The Demilitarized Zone: Redrawing the 151 mile border between North and South Korea

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