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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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Introducing a Lego Spectrometer

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Assembling the Public Lab Lego Spectrometer

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Embed a Q&A system on another website

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Software outreach: a blog series

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Set up a Mobius Action Cam for timelapse

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Update firmware on the Mobius Action Cam

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Hardware design work for the Oil Testing Kit

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A hardware sketch of our favorite configuration is above. _This is a jointly authored research n...

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Recap: July 31 New Orleans oil testing meetup

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Last night we held a meetup (organized by Stevie) to work on the emerging [Oil Testing Kit](/wiki...

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Open Hour on Water Quality, Monday July 21, 8pm

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Hey Folks! Tonight, July 21st, at 8 PM It's a Google Hangout -- so, everywhere! ...

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Kite altitude question

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What is "immersion oil" for microscopes?

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Project management?

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"Rounding up" research areas?

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Substitution for conductivity meter

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How can I identify bits of plastic from the beach in an image?

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Is there a way to view EPA's Toxics Release Inventory on a map, or by location?

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Preferred slit size?

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How do we do user interface design work in a community process?

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What is the best light source to use for the basic microscope?

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What are materials we could include in a Kite Making Materials Pack?

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What are different methods of measuring water turbidity?

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How is water turbidity regulated?

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Software project ideas for upcoming 2018 Summer of Code fellowships?

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Lego Spectrometer suitable for studying sunlight?

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" Hi @read_holman - there's some information (not nearly as much as you're asking for) up at https://publiclab.org/common-water-contaminants#Lead, w..." | Read more » 16 days ago
" Hi, I just wrote a detailed issue on the colorimetric project, with the bugs we'd need to solve, and some other ideas: https://github.com/publicla..." | Read more » 18 days ago
" Hi @wu_ming2 - sorry we weren't able to connect you with some resources on this. This comment from @BrandonFeenstra may have some useful informati..." | Read more » 18 days ago
" Hi @samr, would you be able to repost your last questions on https://publiclab.org/purpleair#Questions, and we can then try to get the word out a ..." | Read more » 18 days ago
"Ah, and regarding What kind of particulate matter do these sensors work best in (ie they tend to preform worse in traffic-dominant pm than wood smo..." | Read more » 18 days ago
" Hi @nshapiro - these are all good questions, let me try to go through them one by one, thanks! the documentation needs to be vastly improved I'm..." | Read more » 18 days ago
" @gauravano is this (and https://publiclab.org/translation) still usable for current translation workflow? Thanks! " | Read more » 18 days ago
"@mimiss @stevie -- what do you think of these options, and would any of them be interesting for classroom use too? " | Read more » 18 days ago
"Idea 3: You could buy or build a #simple-air-sensor and leave it for a few days in a few different locations, to see if it detects anything, and if..." | Read more » 18 days ago
"Idea 2: the #simple-air-sensor could be used alongside a more expensive device like a #purple-air, to give a more ambient awareness of the readings..." | Read more » 18 days ago
"Idea 1: While kicking off a collaborative session or training on air sensor placement, three or more Simple Air Sensors could be held by different ..." | Read more » 18 days ago
"This is so great, @sagarpreet!!!! :tada: you've done a fantastic job and these libraries are really coming to life! For others -- these will soon ..." | Read more » 18 days ago
"More soon! :+1: " | Read more » 19 days ago
" Just citing myself here, but to keep it all together in once place: Hi @sidntrivedi012! One of the reasons we began developing the self-contained..." | Read more » 19 days ago
"Hi @sidntrivedi012! One of the reasons we began developing the self-contained version SWB Capture was to make it more modular, better maintained, c..." | Read more » 19 days ago
" OK! I just finished leaving comments on Outreachy proposals and need to take a break as it's very late here! I'll circle back to these proposals i..." | Read more » 19 days ago
" Hi everyone! Just left another round of comments. Thank you all so much for your proposals! Also, copying in from https://github.com/publiclab/pl..." | Read more » 19 days ago
"Hi @priya17081, thank you for your proposal! https://github.com/publiclab/Leaflet.DistortableImage/pull/183/files shows you have a real knack for ..." | Read more » 19 days ago
"Hi @anan12 -- thank you! Top navbar on map This is a cool idea! Please note though, that the demo of LEL at https://publiclab.github.io/leaflet-e..." | Read more » 19 days ago
" :smiley: Did you notice your page is live? https://publiclab.org/stats/subscriptions Introduce service workers and AMP(Accelerated Mobile Pages) ..." | Read more » 19 days ago
"Hi @gautami_gg -- thank you so much for your proposal! I like the thorough analysis you've given. Although we have provided some designs to be imp..." | Read more » 19 days ago
" Sure, great!!! " | Read more » 19 days ago
" In the implementation of "Featured Users" , the most active users should be displayed. This should be displayed in the sidebar, and the users who ..." | Read more » 19 days ago
"I have a day each week to review Pull Request (PR) and make some FTO issues so as to involve new contributors to my project. At the end of each mil..." | Read more » 19 days ago































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