– It All Starts Here

Stefan Kolpacoff

Fort Collins, CO, USA

---GIS Analyst - Research associate – Colorado State
---University, Fort Collins, CO

(Ecosystems Science and sustainability – Warner College)
01/2016 –09/2016

•Topographic, geologic and vegetation database management and construction
•Utilize model builder and Python Scripts to automate processes
•GIS data entry, updates and analysis on multiple data sets
•ArcGIS, ESRI, ENVI, Python

---GIS technician - Research assistant
---University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN
(Natural Resources Ecology Laboratory)
End of graduate program internship 03/2015 – 07/2015

•LANDSAT time series analysis for land use management to estimate the forest land cover in northern Minnesota.
•Analyses applied to summer and winter satellite data to compare leaf on and leaf off period.
•Cartography, geocoding and data manipulation, database management, remote sensing, Imagery extraction, advanced geospatial techniques, highly detailed reports and products.
•Result linked with a DNR project on declining moose population in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area.
•Digitalize vegetation patterns with vegetation indices
•Arcgis, ENVI, Ecognition, Cartography exports, Google Earth, Python

---Mentored student projects -
---University of ToulousePaul Sabatier, FRANCE

(Geomatic engineering for land use management laboratory)
09/2014 – 03/2015

•Monitoring probe setting-up site, depending on the most cultivated cereal and seasonal crops
•Agriculture yield and resistivity mapping analysis for a representative sample of south western crops
•3D Topographic analysis of slope and exposition
•ArcGIS, ESRI, ENVI, Python, model builder, CASE, Trimble, AutoCAD

---Team leader - Seismic land surveyor
---CGG Veritas/TIGF, Lussagnet FRANCE

(TIGF “Total Industries Gas France” Campaign of underground geology campaign)
01/2013 – 12/2013

•Seismic survey over 226 km˛ to make a 3D map, measuring devices, Leica, Trimble, Ipoz-Gipsi Inertial backpack.
•GPS mapping and Survey for data acquisition
•Lead 3 to 5 work assistants, deal with land owners disagreements, work in a high risk area

Stefan Kolpacoff

Posted 2018-01-12 under Analyst, Cartography, Forestry, Geography, Geology, Geospatial, Hydrology, Land Use, Planning, Remote Sensing, Research, Specialist, Surveying, Technician