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Timothy Seiple

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Biography

Mr. Seiple has 20 years of experience working as a Geospatial Scientist, leading spatial modeling and software development projects. He specializes in data creation, synthesis, management, and modeling; developing spatiotemporal enabled modeling systems; automated geoprocessing; deploying data services and web GIS applications; and performing advanced spatial analyses. He also has extensive hydrogeology field experience. Mr. Seiple has a Bachelor’s degree in Geology and a Master’s degree in GIS and Remote Sensing. His primary research interests include developing models and applications to enhance decision support in the areas of renewable energy and environmental sustainability.

Research Interests

  • GIS-based modeling to investigate anthropogenic impacts on environmental systems
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Systems Integration & Analysis
  • User Interface Design
  • Web Applications Development

Education and Credentials

  • M.S., Geographic Information Systems & Remote Sensing, Univ. of Pittsburgh, 2005
  • MBA Essentials Certificate, Katz Business School, 2005
  • B.S., Geology, Dickinson College, 1998

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2005, PNNL Outstanding Performance Award on K-Basin Closure Risk Assessment Project
  • 2000, Pathfinder Award of Excellence for Process Improvement - HDR Engineering

PNNL Publications

2018

  • Skaggs R., A. Coleman, T.E. Seiple, and A. Milbrandt. 2018. "Waste-to-Energy Biofuel Production Potential for Selected Feedstocks in the Conterminous United States." Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 82, no. Pt. 3:2640-2651. PNNL-SA-125982. doi:10.1016/j.rser.2017.09.107
  • Vernon C.R., J.S. Rice, N. Zuljevic, T.E. Seiple, M. Kintner-Meyer, C. Jin, and J. Olson, et al. 2018. "CERF - A Geospatial Model for Assessing Future Energy Production Technology Expansion Feasibility." Journal of Open Research Software. PNNL-SA-125186. doi:10.5334/jors.227
  • Vernon C.R., N. Zuljevic, J.S. Rice, T.E. Seiple, M. Kintner-Meyer, N. Voisin, and I.P. Kraucunas, et al. 2018. "CERF - A Geospatial Model for Assessing Future Energy Production Technology Expansion Feasibility." Journal of Open Research Software 6, no. 1:20. PNNL-SA-133523. doi:10.5334/jors.227

2017

  • Seiple T.E., A. Coleman, and R. Skaggs. 2017. "Municipal Wastewater Sludge as a Sustainable Bioresource in the United States." Journal of Environmental Management 197. PNNL-SA-125058. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.04.032
  • Snowden-Swan L.J., Y. Zhu, M.D. Bearden, T.E. Seiple, S.B. Jones, A.J. Schmidt, and J.M. Billing, et al. 2017. Conceptual Biorefinery Design and Research Targeted for 2022: Hydrothermal Liquefacation Processing of Wet Waste to Fuels. PNNL-27186. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Conceptual Biorefinery Design and Research Targeted for 2022: Hydrothermal Liquefacation Processing of Wet Waste to Fuels

2014

  • Triplett M.B., T.E. Seiple, D.J. Watson, B.L. Charboneau, and J.G. Morse. 2014. "Web-Based Geographic Information System Tool for Accessing Hanford Site Environmental Data." In WM2014: Annual Waste Management Symposium, March 2-6, 2014, Phoenix, Arizona, Paper No. 14447. Tucson, Arizona:Waste Management Symposia, Inc. PNNL-SA-99557.
  • Zhou Y., L.E. Clarke, J. Eom, G.P. Kyle, P.L. Patel, S.H. Kim, and J.A. Dirks, et al. 2014. "Modeling the effect of climate change on U.S. state-level buildings energy demands in an integrated assessment framework." Applied Energy 113. PNNL-SA-94232. doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.08.034

2013

2012

  • Hanrahan T.P., T.E. Seiple, and J.W. Lettrick. 2012. PNNL River Habitat Model User Guide. PNNL-21048. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. PNNL River Habitat Model User Guide

2009

2008

  • Wang W., W.J. Shaw, T.E. Seiple, J.P. Rishel, and Y. Xie. 2008. "An Evaluation of a Diagnostic Wind Model (CALMET)." Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 47, no. 6:1739-1756. PNNL-SA-51633.

2007

2006

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