Environmental Science Division (EVS) a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
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James A. Kuiper
GIS Project Developer/Senior Analyst
Land Management Team
M.S., Biometrics, and Certificate of Remote Sensing, University of Michigan, 1986.
Current Role
Geographic Information System (GIS) Project Developer/Analyst, Land and Renewable Resources.
Planning and development of spatial databases, models, analysis methods, and related interactive web-based interfaces; application of spatial methods to energy planning, environmental impact assessment, and environmental risk; emergency planning; software design and development.
Career Highlights
  • Principal investigator: Solar Energy Environmental Mapper interactive web-based mapping application.
  • GIS technical leader: Eastern Interconnection Energy Zones Study, West-wide and East-wide energy corridor projects, Renewable Energy Atlas, Western Interconnection environmental risk calculator, Trans-Alaska Pipeline Lease Renewal project, and many others. Over 20 years of support to geospatial science projects at Argonne.
  • Lead developer: Special Population Planner emergency planning software.