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research scientist

Mark William Thompson, British research scientist. Achievements include research in South African Land-Cover Database.

Background

Thompson, Mark William was born on January 5, 1964 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England. Son of William Arthur Thompson and Rita Doreen Hesse.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science, University Leicester, 1985. Master of Science in Applied Remote Sensing, Cranfield Institute of Technology, England, 1986.

Career

Researcher General Technology Systems Ltd., London, 1986—1988. Researcher remote sensing South Africa Forestry Research Institute, Pretoria, South Africa, 1988—1991. Senior researcher, project leader remote sensing Council for Science and Industrial Research, 1991—2001.

Divisional director remote sensing Geospace International, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in South African Land-Cover Database.

Connections

Married Jane Davenport, December 4, 1965.

father:
William Arthur Thompson

mother:
Rita Doreen Hesse

spouse:
Jane Davenport