Technician, Airborne Sensor Operations (Remote Sensing)
Abe Morrison received his B.S. Degree in Aeronautical Technology from Purdue University where he also received training as a student pilot. Directly after graduating he joined the US Marine Corps and served as a Logistics officer and company commander in units ranging from tactical air intercept control, to the amphibious assault vehicle school. Prior to Abe joining the NEON team he worked with another NSF research facility as a field engineer facilitating geology related projects, in many locations around the world, using high precision GPS ground stations and terrestrial Lidar systems. He original joined the Systems Integration and Verification team at NEON, but has since begun work with the Airborne Observation Platform flight operations group.