Education - 1999 Student of the Year

Dr. David W. Gibson

Mr. Gibson was engaged in PhD studies, specializing in Geographical Information Systems and establishing metrics for data use within GIS.  He was a faculty member on leave from the University of Florida to pursue his PhD.  He is an acknowledged expert in surveying, GPS and GIS.   As a graduate research assistant, he assisted Dr. Andrew Graettinger (UA) and Dr. Michael Anderson (UAH) on a project to improve traffic accident location data through implementation of GIS techniques.