Splash Biography

ILAN VALENCIUS, BC Sophomore Studying CS and Envi Sci

Major: Computer Science and Geoscience

College/Employer: BC

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Hello I'm Ilan! I come from Quincy (on the red line) and I am a Computer Science and Geological Sciences double major. I have a passion for the environment as well as programming.

I love the outdoors, fishing, camping, and I play club volleyball here at BC!

Past Classes

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X1997: Lasers, Leaves, and Land in BC Splash Fall 2020 (Nov. 08, 2020)
I'm sure you have all seen the movies where a robot comes in a room and scans it with a laser. News flash -- that totally exists! Lasers are not just cool movie tech, they are critical part of remote sensing, a field of environmental science. This class will delve into the basics of remote sensing -- lasers, satellites, imagery -- with a focus on forestry here in the Northeast! If you are interested in the environment and tech this class is for you!