UW Director of Cloud and Data Solutions
Rob Fatland is the UW Director of Cloud and Data Solutions. He has formerly worked at NASA and Microsoft Research and has a PhD in Geophysics. His interests are in data science across the full spectrum from acquisition to collaboration with emphases on remote sensing, sensor networks, visualization, data systems and (domain-wise) the earth’s hydrosphere. He also devotes time and energy to K12 STEM education.
- Holding joint office hours with David Beck and Nam Pho on Wednesdays, from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.
- Networking: Finding resources, collaborators, help
- Data science design patterns
- Data visualization
- Geophysics, emphasis on hydrosphere
- Remote sensing
- Embedded systems / IOT / ruggedizing
- Translating from research to public utility
- STEM education and public outreach