Matthew Helvey


Major: Imaging Science MS

A student in RIT’s Imaging Science program pursuing a Master’s degree. Matt obtained his bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from Clemson University in South Carolina. He is conducting research into potential remote sensing applications in wildlife conservation. In particular, he is investigating the feasibility of utilizing thermal infrared and UV imagery obtained from small unmanned aeriel systems for use in identification of duck nests in the Prairie Pothole region of North Dakota.