Dr. Michael Starek

Dr. Mike Starek

Associate Professor of Geospatial Systems Engineering

Director of Measurement Analytics Lab (MANTIS)
Conrad Blucher Institute for Surveying and Science

Office: NRC 3407
Phone: 361-825-3978
E-Mail: michael.starek@tamucc.edu
Web:    MANTIS


  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering, University of Florida
  • M.S. Computer Science, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Areas of Expertise:

  • Geo-sensing and imaging techniques
    • Lidar systems and data processing
    • Photogrammetry
    • Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) 
    • Muilti-sensor data fusion
  • Machine learning 
  • Geomatics solutions for built and natural resource monitoring

Professional Affiliations:

Courses of Instruction:

  • GSEN 6385: Photogrammetric Engineering and Lidar Scanning (graduate, Spring) 
  • CMSS 6390, GSEN 6390: Spatial Systems Science (graduate, Spring)
  • GISC 4431: Remote Sensing (undergraduate, Fall)

List of Publications and Grants: Curriculum Vitae (.pdf)