Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Researcher biography

Dr James Watson received a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Queensland, and worked at the Institute for Climate and Atmospheric Science (University of Leeds, United Kingdom) before joining QAAFI. He is a contributing author of the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (AR5), and is currently investigating optimal data pipeline designs for remote and proximal sensing in agriculture. James is experienced in data analysis, high performance computing, dynamic visualizations, and the calibration and programming of hyperspectral, LIDAR, GPS and thermal sensors.