Louis Lu is a Research Associate with New Light Technologies (NLT). Louis is supporting several development projects across the company. Among other research projects, Louis supports the Geo4Dev project by searching for more valuable content and maintaining the production website and, additionally, working on application development research projects.
He graduated with a M.S. in GIS degree from the University of Maryland College Park in November 2020. He is also currently working as a research assistant at the University of Maryland with the schools’ Geographical Sciences Department. The primary focus of his work is using remote sensing to monitor crops. Before coming to the States, he worked as a salesperson at a sporting goods company in Taiwan.
Louis also loves bouldering! When he’s outside of the office, you can find him in the rock climbing gym 2 to 3 times a week.