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Muckell '06 defends Ph.D. at University at Albany.

Congratulatins to Jon Muckell '06 (Computer Science and Mathematics) defended his Ph.D. dissertation at the University at Albany. Jon's dissertation title was Compression of GPS Trajectory Data: Benchmarking Framework and New Approach. Jon  will be receiving his PhD in Informatics from the University at Albany in May 2013.  He received a Masters in computer & system engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2008 and a Bachelors in computer science and mathematics from St. Lawrence University in 2006.   Jon has published numerous articles in the areas of geographic informatics systems and compression algorithms, and has two patents pending relating to supply-chain tracking.  Jon is currently employed with New York State Information Technology Services, having worked with content management systems and the New York State Open Data Initiative.