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The creator of GrassrootsMapping.org and co-founder and Research Director for Public Lab, Jeffrey Warren designs mapping and community science tools and professionally flies balloons and kites. He leads the coding community at Public Lab, and has developed the vector-mapping framework Cartagen and grassroots mapping tool MapKnitter, as well as open spectral database and toolkit Spectral Workbench.

He is on the board of of the Open Source Hardware Association and served from 2015-17 as Vice President, is on the board (since 2014) of alternative education program Parts and Crafts in Somerville MA, and an advocate of open source software, hardware, and data. He co-founded Vestal Design, a graphic/interaction design firm in 2004, and directed the Cut&Paste Labs project, a year-long series of workshops on open source tools and web design in 2006-7 with Lima designer Diego Rotalde.

Jeff holds an MS from MIT and a BA in Architecture from Yale University, and spent much of that time working with artist/technologist Natalie Jeremijenko, building robotic dogs and stuff. To find out more, visit Unterbahn.com.

Photo by ChristopherVillafuerte.com CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


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Extra-slow SD cards for balloon mapping

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NDVI-NRG infrared tests from an airplane

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Mapper interview: Dawn McKinney

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Port Sulphur reference map

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Third thermal photo

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Thermal photo 2

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First thermal photo

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Gowanus Canal balloon tests

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Guides wiki page

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Pyrex thermal infrared transmissivity

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NRG image of Lima from balloon

by warren over 8 years ago | 1 | 82 views | 0


Focus shift in bifocal filter?

by warren over 8 years ago | 1 | 99 views | 0


Kinect for 3d mapping from a car

by warren over 8 years ago | 4 | 76 views | 1


Images arriving from loose flight over Lima

by warren over 8 years ago | 0 | 34 views | 0


Nice spectra

by warren over 8 years ago | 0 | 1,408 views | 0


DIY Windmill and Solar Light Workshop

by warren over 8 years ago | 1 | 24 views | 0


Taller DIY de turbinas y luces solares

by warren over 8 years ago | 1 | 17 views | 0




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"Awesome :tada: did you find that the lego piece also worked? Obviously we have legos in the kits already :stuck_out_tongue: But if not, we can run..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"@liz - you know some OpenStreetMap folks, do you know if this is an OK use of the API in terms of how often we'd query? " | Read more » 10 months ago
"I found that there is a landuse=landfill tag, from https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Map_Features Using that, I made a query on this page: http:..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"The landfill is shown on OpenStreetMap! https://osm.org/go/TYrX7hdN- " | Read more » 10 months ago
"@xose @imvec @sarasage - I'm really interested in how these layers can help inform and support local environmental projects. I noticed that if you ..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"I posted an activity for doing NDVI-like work using a camera like this -- with a coefficient (on the output of NDVI, so like "boosted" NDVI) here: ..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"Just adding this to the list! https://www.epa.gov/outdoor-air-quality-data/interactive-map-air-quality-monitors " | Read more » 10 months ago
"thanks, liz - you mentioned an "organization" type -- what would be an API endpoint for that one, @devinb? On Thu, Aug 2, 2018 at 2:20 PM \<not..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"Oh hi @rgardaphe - sorry, missed your comment! Is there a plan for hosted or web-based QRI options? We are looking for ways to enable folks to uplo..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"More listed here: https://forum.openhardware.science/t/server-software/1233/2 I'd love to know what people think about these options you've mentio..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"Ooh, awesome - @sagarpreet check out https://www.epa.gov/outdoor-air-quality-data/interactive-map-air-quality-monitors " | Read more » 10 months ago
"Maybe @GreenFrogg might also have an idea? @jitovien could you post a pic of the case open as you received it in the mail? " | Read more » 10 months ago
"Just trying to collect up a list of resources related to co-location approaches as we discussed on #opencall -- https://publiclab.org/wiki/pm-dev ..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"Awesome! This is great to hear. You can increase the brightness also by using a wider slit. Do you think we should be providing a wider one to star..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"testing again! On Wed, Jul 11, 2018 at 12:43 PM \<notifications@publiclab.org> wrote: Hi! There's been a response to a discussion you're in..." | Read more » 10 months ago
":+1: " | Read more » 10 months ago
"My design sketches are here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1TCZoTfuhamRVrUak8aDgqJAwSgyhRtZg2Pgacl2_4zc/edit#slide=id.g3cde15ba60_0_0 " | Read more » 10 months ago
"Yes! I think @tech4gt is working on this very soon! There's an issue open for it too. " | Read more » 10 months ago
"This kit looks really interesting! It's not one of ours, but seems possibly based on one of ours, the #dsk3 -- i'd be interested to learn more! " | Read more » 10 months ago
"This is really helpful, yes! Great sleuthing! " | Read more » 10 months ago
"hi, i believe this is a new bug! Would you be able to open an issue at https://github.com/publiclab/spectral-workbench/issues please, and we can tr..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"@warren awards a barnstar to Claytonb for their awesome contribution! " | Read more » 10 months ago
"hi, i believe this is a new bug! Would you be able to open an issue at https://github.com/publiclab/spectral-workbench/issues please, and we can tr..." | Read more » 10 months ago
"Hi, @sagarpreet -- do you think the sensor data @jiteovien referenced in http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/air/air-monitoring.php would be possible to..." | Read more » 10 months ago































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