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ESF Professor Named ASPRS Fellow


SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Dr. Robert H. Brock, Jr., a professor at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF), has been named an American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) Fellow.

Brock, a resident of De Ruyter, joined the faculty at ESF in 1967. He is a specialist in photogrammetry and global positioning systems (GPS).

Brock has been an active member of ASPRS for more than 40 years. He has served the society as region officer, national director, executive director, executive committee member and national committee chair, and has held numerous other positions.

Brock holds three U.S. patents and has many publications in journals and conference proceedings. He participates in a broad and active research program related to GPS, photogrammetry, and remote sensing. He is currently a co-investigator on projects funded by NASA and the U.S. Forest Service.

The mission of the ASPRS is to advance knowledge and improve understanding of mapping sciences and to promote the responsible applications of photogrammetry, remote sensing, GIS, and supporting technologies.

Brock earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from ESF and his doctoral degree from Cornell University.