William L Hamilton

William L Hamilton

Professional Details

Title: Professor
Office: MH-326C
Phone: 978-542-6228
Email: william.hamilton@salemstate.edu

Summer Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1461 01 GPH100P Weather and Climate
1468 01 GPH285P Oceanography
1469 21 GPH100P Weather and Climate

Professional Biography

Holds BA, MS, Ed.M and Ph.D degrees.  Over 35 years teaching experience spanning elementary to post doctoral education.  Held high level positions in and currently consults with Fortune 100 companies in GEOINT applications.  While at SSC developed seventeen new courses, acquired funding and created the Digital Geography Laboratory, created the Masters in Geo-Information Science, and the Ph.D. in Geo-Information Science.  Widely published in books, proceedings, journals, and software applications and has earned several awards for GEOINT curricula development and integration.  Current research endeavors are time-space modeling and systems development for anti-terrorism bio and chemical warfare initiatives and applied spatial modeling in economic geography.

Professional Interests

Spatial Mathematics, Quantitative Geography, Cartography, Applied Data Analysis, Geographic Information Science, Digital Image Processing (Hyperspectral, Lidar, Radar) and Close Range Photogrammetry