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Faculty & Students of the VIVID Lab

Faculty

Brent Chamberlain

Brent Chamberlain, Ph.D.

Bio

Ben George

Ben George, Ph.D.

Bio

Keun Park

Keun Park, Ph.D.

Bio

Current Students

Phillip Fernberg

Phillip Fernberg

Degree: Ph.D.
Department: Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
Position: Graduate Research Assistant
Advising Professor:
Research Interests: Digital Culture, Landscape Dynamics, AI in Landscape Architecture, and TEK for Human-Computer Interaction

Charisse Spencer

Charisse Spencer

Degree: BS
Department: Computer Science
Position:
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Brandon Garrett

Brandon Garrett

Degree: BS
Department: Computer Science
Position:
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Hannah Anderson

Hannah Anderson

Degree: BLA
Department:
Position: Undergraduate Lab Assistant
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Katelynn Hall

Katelynn Hall

Degree: B+MLA
Department:
Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant
Advising Professor:
Research Interests: UAS integration, urban planning, and equitable design.

Tayli Cramer

Tayli Hillyard

Degree: MsBRP
Department:
Position: Graduate Research Assistant
Advising Professor: Brent Chamberlain
Research Interests: UAS Integration, Environmental Impacts, Regional Planning

Stanley Simrayh

Stanley Simrayh

Degree: BLA
Department:
Position:
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Connor Howard

Connor Howard

Degree: B+MLA
Department:
Position:
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Meredith Andrews

Meredith Andrews

Degree: MLA
Department:
Position: Landscape Designer
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Danyel Mezzanatto

Danyel Mezzanatto

Degree: MLA
Department:
Position: Graduate Research Assistant
Advising Professor:
Research Interests: Placemaking, social justice, catharsis, and research conservation.

Rebecca Merrell

Rebecca Merrell

Degree: MLA
Department:
Position: Planner
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Scott Johnson

Scott Johnson

Degree: BS
Department: Computer Science
Position: Planner
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Aaron Blisner

Aaron Blisner, MsBRP

Degree: MsBRP
Department:
Position: Graduate Student
Advising Professor: Brent Chamberlain
Research Interests: Interactions between agricultural water use and the environment, experience in projects including fish habitat restoration, agricultural irrigation infrastructure development and modernization, and agricultural water use inventory and analysis.

Extra

Degree: BS
Department: Computer Science
Position: Planner
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Student Affiliates

Anthony Whaley

Anthony Whaley, M.Sc.

Degree: M.Sc.
Department: Plants, Soils, Climate
Position: Graduate Research Assistant
Advising Professor:
Research Interests:

Ryan Tarver

Ryan Tarver

Degree: Ph.D.
Department: Environment & Society
Position:
Advising Professor: Mark Brunson
Research Interests:

Stan Rhodes

Stan Rhodes

Degree: Ph.D.
Department: Environment & Society
Position: Graduate Research Assistant
Advising Professor: Jacob Freeman
Research Interests:

Brittany Shield

Brittany Shield

Degree: Ph.D.
Department: Environment & Society
Position:
Advising Professor: Peter Howe
Research Interests: Public perceptions of climate migration as an adaptive strategy to climate change, statistical modeling and spatial analysis, environmental risk perceptions, and mitigation policy support.

Past Students

Past Students at Other Institutions

Brent Chamberlain served as Major Professor (*) or Committee Member (**)

Research Assistants

  • Conner Bruns, MLA (2018), Kansas State University* THESIS
  • Evan Lanning, MLA (2018), Kansas State University** THESIS
  • Dara El-Shaarawi, BSc Psychology (2018), Kansas State University**
  • Jakub Cech, BSc Computer Science (2018), Kansas State University**
  • Natasha Bills, BSc Psychology (2020), University of Missouri, Kansas City**
  • Rahul Karne, MSc Computer Science (2017), Kansas State University** THESIS
  • Mackenzie Wendling, MLA (2017), Kansas State University** THESIS
  • Brianna Priddle, BSc Computer Science (2017), Kansas State University**
  • Sandeep Pakker, MSc Computer Science (2015), Kansas State University** THESIS
  • Aarti Parupudi, MSc Computer Science (2015), Kansas State University** THESIS
  • Ashwin Bhat, MSc Computer Science (2014), Kansas State University ** THESIS
  • Peiwen Chiu, MLA (2014), Kansas State University**

Other Students

  • Pamela Blackmore, MLA (2019) ** THESIS
  • Heath Yates, Ph.D. Computer Science (2018)** THESIS
  • Taylor Whitaker, MRCP (2018)* THESIS
  • Anthony DePreist, MLA (2018)**
  • Amariah Fisher, M.Sc. Geography (2018) **
  • Kraig Weber, MLA (TBD)*
  • Lindsay Stucki, MLA (2017)* THESIS
  • Laura Vallo, MLA (2017)* THESIS
  • Neal Heidt, MLA (2017)** THESIS
  • Ryan Albracht, MLA (2016)* THESIS
  • Parker Ruskamp, MLA (2016)* THESIS
  • Jessica Weber, MRCP (2016)* THESIS
  • Yihong Yan, MRCP (2016)* THESIS
  • Ally Balderson, MLA (2016)**
  • Yue (Rebecca) Liu, MLA (2015)* THESIS
  • Dale Bradley, MLA (2015)* THESIS
  • Natalie Webb, MLA (2015)**
  • Steven Holt, MLA (2015) ** THESIS
  • Grant Brady, M.Sc. Ag Engineering (2015)** THESIS
  • Brandon Woodle, MLA (2014)** THESIS
  • Maggie Stephens, MRCP (2014)** THESIS
  • Ashley Schwemmer, MLA (2014)** THESIS
  • Lauren Patterson (2014)  THESIS