United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) & New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, USA
Talk: Harnessing the power of big data in ecology by machine learning.
Debra P. C. Peters does research in Systems Biology, Ecology and Bioinformatics. Her expertise is amongst others in Ecosystem Functioning, Conservation Biology, Natural Resource Management, Climate Change as well as GRASS GIS, Big Data, Simulation Modeling and Machine Learning. Debra received her Ph.D. degree from Colorado State University, USA. She currently works as Senior Advisor for Earth Observations at the Agricultural Research Service (ARS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and is a Research Associate of the New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, USA.