Nathan Jacobs earned a PhD in Computer Science at Washington
University in St. Louis (2010). Since then, he has been a
Professor of Computer Science at the University of Kentucky. Dr.
Jacobs' research area is computer vision; his specialty is developing
learning-based algorithms and systems for processing large-scale image
collections. His current focus is on developing techniques for mining
information about people and the natural world from geotagged imagery,
including images from social networks, publicly available outdoor
webcams, and satellites.