Brent Vlodarchyk

Brent Vlodarchyk

Graduate Assistant

vlodarcb@uwindsor.ca

Thesis Topic

Predicting Landslides in Costa Rica Using Self-Organizing Map Machine Learning and Spectral Clustering.

Work Experience

09/2018 - Current
University of Windsor

Graduate Assistant

Responsibilities include: Assisting the professor in preparing exams, grading assignments and exams, proctoring exams, and holding office hours for students.

05/2016 - 09/2018
Town of Amherstburg

GIS Technician

Use of GIS programs to complete database entry, layer creation, layer edits, data analysis and, network analysis. Complete document research to assist in the creation and updating of data in the Towns GIS database. Creating and updating various online and Web Mapping Applications. Training staff in ArcView GIS and in Web Mapping Applications. Also acts as asset management clerk for the Towns Tangible Capital Assets. Also includes GPS fieldwork, updating various spatial datasets.

Education

05/2018 - Current
University of Windsor

M.Sc. (Masters of Earth Science)

09/2013 - 12/2018
University of Windsor

B.E.S [H] (Bachelor of Environmental Studies, Honours)

Accomplishments

12/2019

The American Geophysical Union

Predicting Landslides in Costa Rica using Self Organizing Maps and Spectral Clustering

04/2017 & 04/2018

American Association of Geographers Poster Presenter

(1) Spatial and Temporal Variation in Drownings on the Great Lakes: 2010-2017 (2) Spatio-temporal Variations of Drownings on The Great Lakes: Future Opportunity for Machine Learning Approach

03/2017 & 03/2018

UWill Discover Poster Presenter

(1) Spatial and Temporal Variation in Drownings on the Great Lakes: 2010-2017