Sathishkumar Samiappan (Sathish)
Postdoctoral Associate

Office: HPC 207
Phone: (662) 325-4049

Box 9627
2 Research Blvd
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Sathishkumar Samiappan received B.Engg. degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India, in 2003, M.Tech degree in Computer Science, with specialization in computer vision and image processing, from Amrita University, Coimbatore, India, in 2006 and PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Mississippi State University in 2014. Until 2009, he was a Lecturer in the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Amrita University, Coimbatore, India. During 2009-2014, He was a Graduate Research Assistant with Geosystems Research Institute and Graduate Teaching Assistant with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Mississippi State University.
Research Interest:
machine learning, pattern recognition, signal processing, and image processing.

Selected PublicationsTotal Publications by Sathishkumar Samiappan (Sathish):  24 
Samiappan, S., Turnage, G., Hathcock, L. A., & Moorhead, R. J. (2017). Mapping of Invasive Phragmites (Common Reed) in Gulf of Mexico Coastal Wetlands Using Multispectral Imagery and Unmanned Aerial Systems. International Journal of Remote Sensing. Taylor and Francis. 39, 1-32. DOI:10.1080/01431161.2016.1271480.

Samiappan, S., Turnage, G., Hathcock, L. A., Casagrande, L., Stinson, P. C., & Moorhead, R. J. (2017). Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for High-Resolution Remote Sensing to Map Invasive Phragmites Australis in Coastal Wetlands. International Journal of Remote Sensing. Taylor and Francis. 39, 1-19. DOI:10.1080/01431161.2016.1239288.

Samiappan, S., Turnage, G., & Moorhead, R. J. (2016). Identifying and Mapping Chinese Tallow Using Unmanned Aerial Systems and Multispectral Imagery. 2016 Wildlife Society Conference. Raleigh, NC.

Dabbiru, L., Samiappan, S., Aanstoos, J.V., & Moorhead, R. J. (2016). Fusion of Synthetic Aperture Radar and Hyperspectral Imagery to Detect Impacts of Oil Spill in Gulf of Mexico. Naval Oceanographic Office 4th Annual Operational Oceanography Science and Technology Poster Symposium. Stennis Space Center, MS. [Abstract] [Document]

Turnage, G., Samiappan, S., Hathcock, L. A., & Moorhead, R. J. (2016). Mapping of Phragmites Australis Using 5-band Imagery Collected from an Unmanned Aerial System. Midsouth Aquatic Plant Management Society conference. Baton Rouge, LA.

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