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Reg Nelson

Geospatial Data Centre

Phone Number: 
+1 807-343-8010ext. 8548
Office Location: 
RC 2001A
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 0900-1200 & 1300-1600
Research Interests: 

Includes, but not limited to:

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Cartography, Stereo imaging, 3D modelling and other spatial data visualization techniques.
  • Urban geography - transportation networks, multi-modal networks, open streets, complete streets and people-oriented design.

Many of my hobbies reflect my interest in transportation geography, including:

  • Cycling - mainly in the context of commuting, shopping, etc.
  • Sailing - has mostly replaced my paddling adventures. We moved to Thunder Bay for Lake Superior.
  • Walking - not something most people consider a hobby but I embrace it as a favourite pastime.
  • Stereo Photography - long-standing member of the National Stereoscopic Association. Avid SLR and DSLR photographer.
  • Technology - Photoshop/GIMP, Inkscape, QGIS, Blender, Wordpress, Stereophotomaker, Audacity.